UK results
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
UK Results

After 650 of 650 seats

Gedling

Parliamentary constituency
LAB HOLD LAB HOLD

Results

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

LAB

Labour

Vernon Coaker Votes 26,833 header_vote_share 51.9 Net percentage change in seats +9.6
Party

CON

Conservative

Carolyn Abbott Votes 22,139 header_vote_share 42.8 Net percentage change in seats +6.8
Party

UKIP

UKIP

Lee Waters Votes 1,143 header_vote_share 2.2 Net percentage change in seats -12.2
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Robert Swift Votes 1,052 header_vote_share 2.0 Net percentage change in seats -1.9
Party

GRN

Green Party

Rebecca Connick Votes 515 header_vote_share 1.0 Net percentage change in seats -2.2

Turnout and LAB majority

LAB majority

4,694

Turnout

72.5%

Vote share

Party %
Labour 51.9
Conservative 42.8
UKIP 2.2
Liberal Democrat 2.0
Green Party 1.0

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+9.6
Conservative
+6.8
Liberal Democrat
-1.9
Green Party
-2.2
UKIP
-12.2

Latest updates

Sisters take plastic campaign to Westminster

Dave Wade

BBC News

Two Nottinghamshire schoolgirls have been congratulated by the government after taking their fight against plastic to Parliament.

Amy and Ella Meek
BBC

Amy and Ella Meek, 14 and 12, travelled from Arnold to London today to meet MPs and discuss their campaign, Kids Against Plastic, which aims at educating people about the environmental impact of single-use plastics.

Gedling MP Vernon Coaker talked about them in the House of Commons today.

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Leader of the Commons, Andrea Leadsom, said it was a "fantastic" campaign, and listed some of the measures the government was taking to cut plastic waste.

Gedling: Labour hold

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BBC

Election campaigning suspended

Amy Woodfield

BBC Local Live

The main political parties have all suspended general election campaigning following the fatal bombing in Manchester.

Some candidates in the East Midlands have been posting their messages of condolence on Twitter...

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UKIP announce East Midlands general election candidates

Alex Smith

BBC News Online

UKIP has confirmed they will not be putting candidates forward for seats in Mid Derbyshire, Derbyshire Dales, Erewash, Amber Valley, South Derbyshire and High Peak. 

Derby North is the only Derbyshire seat they will contest. Their candidate is Bill Piper.

In Ashfield, Ray Young will stand for the party, while there will be no UKIP candidate for Bassetlaw.

Other Nottinghamshire UKIP candidates we are now aware of include Fran Loi, who will stand in Broxtowe, Lee Waters - who will compete for the Gedling seat - Stephen Crosby, who will stand in Nottingham North, Robert Hall-Palmer, who will stand in Nottingham East, and David Hollis - who will fight for the Nottingham South seat.

In Newark, Xandra Arundel will stand for the party, while Matthew Faithfull and Stuart Bestwick will stand in Rushcliffe and Sherwood respectively.

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LAB HOLD

Results

Labour
, with candidate Vernon Coaker
, have the following results:
  • 20,307 total votes taken.
  • 42.3% share of the total vote
  • +1.2% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Carolyn Abbott
, have the following results:
  • 17,321 total votes taken.
  • 36.1% share of the total vote
  • -1.2% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Lee Waters
, have the following results:
  • 6,930 total votes taken.
  • 14.4% share of the total vote
  • +11.4% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Robert Swift
, have the following results:
  • 1,906 total votes taken.
  • 4.0% share of the total vote
  • -11.3% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Jim Norris
, have the following results:
  • 1,534 total votes taken.
  • 3.2% share of the total vote
  • +3.2% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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