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Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
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After 650 of 650 seats

Colne Valley

Parliamentary constituency
LAB GAIN FROM CON LAB GAIN FROM CON

Results

General Election 2017 results
Party Votes % Net percentage change in seats
Party

LAB

Labour

Thelma Walker Votes 28,818 header_vote_share 47.7 Net percentage change in seats +12.7
Party

CON

Conservative

Jason McCartney Votes 27,903 header_vote_share 46.2 Net percentage change in seats +1.7
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Cahal Burke Votes 2,494 header_vote_share 4.1 Net percentage change in seats -1.9
Party

GRN

Green Party

Sonia King Votes 892 header_vote_share 1.5 Net percentage change in seats -1.9
Party

IND

Independent

Patricia Sadio Votes 313 header_vote_share 0.5 Net percentage change in seats +0.5

Turnout and LAB majority

LAB majority

915

Turnout

71.6%

Vote share

Party %
Labour 47.7
Conservative 46.2
Liberal Democrat 4.1
Green Party 1.5
Independent 0.5

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+12.7
Conservative
+1.7
Independent
+0.5
Green Party
-1.9
Liberal Democrat
-1.9

Latest updates

Colne Valley: Labour gain from Conservative

Election Graphic
BBC

Defeated Colne Valley candidate

Conservative Jason McCartney has tweeted after losing his Colne Valley seat in Huddersfield.

The MP, who at the start of the evening was relatively safe, lost the constituency to Labour with a 5.5% swing.

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Labour gain Colne Valley

Thelma Walker is elected as the MP for the Colne Valley

BreakingRESULT: Labour gain Colne Valley

Labour's Thelma Walker takes Colne Valley with a majority of just 915. She defeated the sitting Conservative Jason McCartney (pictured below).

Jason McCartney
BBC

Spare a thought!

Nick Ahad

BBC Radio Leeds

Clearly BBC Radio Leeds' Nick Ahad is having a tough night in Huddersfield.

Flask of coffee diminishing. Taken to necking cough mixture. #Upallnight @BBCLeeds

Flask of coffee diminishing. Taken to necking cough mixture. #Upallnight @BBCLeeds

Resist the prawn salad

Nick Ahad

BBC Radio Leeds

I am playing a little game of how long I can resist my prawn salad to keep things interesting here in Huddersfield tonight.

We're still waiting for the results for the Huddersfield, Dewsbury, Batley and Spen and Colne Valley seats.

Prawn Salad
BBC

General election 2017: How do I register to vote?

Don't get left outside on polling day. Here are details of what you need and where you need to go to register for the general election on 8 June:

The deadline to register is 22 May
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Results

Conservative
, with candidate Jason McCartney
, have the following results:
  • 25,246 total votes taken.
  • 44.4% share of the total vote
  • +7.5% change in share of the votes
Labour
, with candidate Jane East
, have the following results:
  • 19,868 total votes taken.
  • 35.0% share of the total vote
  • +8.6% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Melanie Roberts
, have the following results:
  • 5,734 total votes taken.
  • 10.1% share of the total vote
  • +8.0% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Cahal Burke
, have the following results:
  • 3,407 total votes taken.
  • 6.0% share of the total vote
  • -22.2% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Chas Ball
, have the following results:
  • 1,919 total votes taken.
  • 3.4% share of the total vote
  • +1.8% change in share of the votes
Yorkshire First
, with candidate Paul Salveson
, have the following results:
  • 572 total votes taken.
  • 1.0% share of the total vote
  • +1.0% change in share of the votes
Independent
, with candidate Melodie Staniforth
, have the following results:
  • 54 total votes taken.
  • 0.1% share of the total vote
  • +0.1% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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