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Seats 318 262 35 12 10 13
Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
UK Results

After 650 of 650 seats

Worthing East & Shoreham

Parliamentary constituency
CON HOLD CON HOLD

Results

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

CON

Conservative

Tim Loughton Votes 25,988 header_vote_share 48.9 Net percentage change in seats -0.5
Party

LAB

Labour

Sophie Cook Votes 20,882 header_vote_share 39.3 Net percentage change in seats +19.8
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Oli Henman Votes 2,523 header_vote_share 4.7 Net percentage change in seats -2.0
Party

UKIP

UKIP

Mike Glennon Votes 1,444 header_vote_share 2.7 Net percentage change in seats -13.8
Party

GRN

Green Party

Leslie Groves Williams Votes 1,273 header_vote_share 2.4 Net percentage change in seats -2.8
Party

NHA

National Health Action

Carl Walker Votes 575 header_vote_share 1.1 Net percentage change in seats -1.4
Party

IND

Independent

Andy Lutwyche Votes 432 header_vote_share 0.8 Net percentage change in seats +0.8

Turnout and CON majority

CON majority

5,106

Turnout

70.7%

Vote share

Party %
Conservative 48.9
Labour 39.3
Liberal Democrat 4.7
UKIP 2.7
Green Party 2.4
National Health Action 1.1

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+19.8
Conservative
-0.5
National Health Action
-1.4
Liberal Democrat
-2.0
Green Party
-2.8
UKIP
-13.8

Latest updates

'Politicians should relax and indulge in more long baths'

Lizzie Massey

BBC Live reporter

MP Tim Loughton
PA

A Sussex MP has recommended others in politics should relax more, by spending an hour in the bath every morning.

Worthing East & Shoreham Conservative representative Tim Loughton said time in spent the baths helps to "cleanse the body and clear the mind", according to The Times.

The co-chairman of the all-party parliamentary group on mindfulness was speaking at a conference exploring how meditation and greater self-awareness can improve the conduct of politics.

He added: "One of the greatest causes of stress in the world was the invention of the shower."

Stranded 'Moby Dig' to be rescued

Kathryn Langley

BBC Live reporter

'Moby Dig' has become a familiar sight off the coast of Sussex.

Excavator stranded in the sea
Eddie Mitchell

The 80-tonne excavator used in the construction of an offshore wind farm has been stranded in the sea at Lancing since 4 April.

Energy company E.On says this giant floating crane will be used to recover the digger over the next week.

Floating crane
E.On

The rescue operation is expected to take two days.

Worthing East & Shoreham: Conservative hold

Election graphic
BBC

Mind the funding gap

Bob Dale

BBC Live reporter

It's set to be one of the biggest issues in next month's general election, and this week the Sunday Politics asked two of the South East's leading Conservative and Labour politicians how they see the future of adult social care.

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
CON HOLD

Results

Conservative
, with candidate Tim Loughton
, have the following results:
  • 24,686 total votes taken.
  • 49.5% share of the total vote
  • +1.0% change in share of the votes
Labour
, with candidate Tim Macpherson
, have the following results:
  • 9,737 total votes taken.
  • 19.5% share of the total vote
  • +2.8% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Mike Glennon
, have the following results:
  • 8,267 total votes taken.
  • 16.6% share of the total vote
  • +10.4% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Bob Smytherman
, have the following results:
  • 3,360 total votes taken.
  • 6.7% share of the total vote
  • -18.8% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate James Doyle
, have the following results:
  • 2,605 total votes taken.
  • 5.2% share of the total vote
  • +2.9% change in share of the votes
National Health Action
, with candidate Carl Walker
, have the following results:
  • 1,243 total votes taken.
  • 2.5% share of the total vote
  • +2.5% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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