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Party Conservative Labour Scottish National Party Liberal Democrat Democratic Unionist Party Others
Seats 318 262 35 12 10 13
Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
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After 650 of 650 seats

Folkestone & Hythe

Parliamentary constituency
CON HOLD CON HOLD

Results

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

CON

Conservative

Damian Collins Votes 32,197 header_vote_share 54.7 Net percentage change in seats +6.8
Party

LAB

Labour

Laura Davison Votes 16,786 header_vote_share 28.5 Net percentage change in seats +14.1
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Lynne Beaumont Votes 4,222 header_vote_share 7.2 Net percentage change in seats -1.7
Party

UKIP

UKIP

Stephen Priestley Votes 2,565 header_vote_share 4.4 Net percentage change in seats -18.4
Party

GRN

Green Party

Martin Whybrow Votes 2,498 header_vote_share 4.2 Net percentage change in seats -1.1
Party

IND

Independent

David Plumstead Votes 493 header_vote_share 0.8 Net percentage change in seats +0.8
Party

IND

Independent

Naomi Slade Votes 114 header_vote_share 0.2 Net percentage change in seats +0.2

Turnout and CON majority

CON majority

15,411

Turnout

68.3%

Vote share

Party %
Conservative 54.7
Labour 28.5
Liberal Democrat 7.2
UKIP 4.4
Green Party 4.2
Independent 0.8

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+14.1
Conservative
+6.8
Independent
+0.8
Green Party
-1.1
Liberal Democrat
-1.7
UKIP
-18.4

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Folkestone & Hythe: Conservative hold

Election result
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BreakingConservatives hold Folkestone & Hythe

Damian Collins
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CON HOLD

Results

Conservative
, with candidate Damian Collins
, have the following results:
  • 26,323 total votes taken.
  • 47.9% share of the total vote
  • -1.6% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Harriet Yeo
, have the following results:
  • 12,526 total votes taken.
  • 22.8% share of the total vote
  • +18.2% change in share of the votes
Labour
, with candidate Claire Jeffrey
, have the following results:
  • 7,939 total votes taken.
  • 14.4% share of the total vote
  • +3.6% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Lynne Beaumont
, have the following results:
  • 4,882 total votes taken.
  • 8.9% share of the total vote
  • -21.4% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Martin Whybrow
, have the following results:
  • 2,956 total votes taken.
  • 5.4% share of the total vote
  • +4.2% change in share of the votes
TUSC
, with candidate Seth Cruse
, have the following results:
  • 244 total votes taken.
  • 0.4% share of the total vote
  • +0.4% change in share of the votes
Young People's Party
, with candidate Rohen Kapur
, have the following results:
  • 72 total votes taken.
  • 0.1% share of the total vote
  • +0.1% change in share of the votes
Socialist Party GB
, with candidate Andy Thomas
, have the following results:
  • 68 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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