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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

Makerfield

Parliamentary constituency
LAB HOLD LAB HOLD

Results

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

LAB

Labour

Yvonne Fovargue Votes 28,245 header_vote_share 60.2 Net percentage change in seats +8.4
Party

CON

Conservative

Adam Carney Votes 14,703 header_vote_share 31.3 Net percentage change in seats +11.8
Party

IND

Independent

Bob Brierley Votes 2,663 header_vote_share 5.7 Net percentage change in seats +5.7
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

John Skipworth Votes 1,322 header_vote_share 2.8 Net percentage change in seats -0.8

Turnout and LAB majority

LAB majority

13,542

Turnout

63.2%

Vote share

Party %
Labour 60.2
Conservative 31.3
Independent 5.7
Liberal Democrat 2.8

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Conservative
+11.8
Labour
+8.4
Independent
+5.7
Liberal Democrat
-0.8

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Makerfield: Labour hold

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BreakingMakerfield: Labour hold

Yvonne Fovargue holds Makerfield in Greater Manchester for Labour with 28,245 votes.

Adam Carney for the Tories was second on 14,703.

There was a record turnout of 63.3%.

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LAB HOLD

Results

Labour
, with candidate Yvonne Fovargue
, have the following results:
  • 23,208 total votes taken.
  • 51.8% share of the total vote
  • +4.5% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Andrew Collinson
, have the following results:
  • 10,053 total votes taken.
  • 22.4% share of the total vote
  • +22.4% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Zehra Zaidi
, have the following results:
  • 8,752 total votes taken.
  • 19.5% share of the total vote
  • +0.8% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate John Skipworth
, have the following results:
  • 1,639 total votes taken.
  • 3.7% share of the total vote
  • -12.5% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Philip Mitchell
, have the following results:
  • 1,136 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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