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After 650 of 650 seats

Manchester Withington

Parliamentary constituency
LAB HOLD LAB HOLD

Results

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

LAB

Labour

Jeff Smith Votes 38,424 header_vote_share 71.7 Net percentage change in seats +18.0
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

John Leech Votes 8,549 header_vote_share 15.9 Net percentage change in seats -8.0
Party

CON

Conservative

Sarah Heald Votes 5,530 header_vote_share 10.3 Net percentage change in seats +0.6
Party

GRN

Green Party

Laura Bannister Votes 865 header_vote_share 1.6 Net percentage change in seats -6.5
Party

WEP

Women's Equality Party

Sally Carr Votes 234 header_vote_share 0.4 Net percentage change in seats +0.4

Turnout and LAB majority

LAB majority

29,875

Turnout

71.9%

Vote share

Party %
Labour 71.7
Liberal Democrat 15.9
Conservative 10.3
Green Party 1.6
Women's Equality Party 0.4

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+18.0
Conservative
+0.6
Women's Equality Party
+0.4
Green Party
-6.5
Liberal Democrat
-8.0

Latest updates

Voters 'reject' negative politics

Labour's Jeff Smith says his victory in Manchester Withington has been a "remarkable rejection of negativity in politics from the Lib Dems in Withington and the Tories nationally."

Jeff Smith's victory speech
BBC

He added: "It has been a vindication of positive campaigning and giving people hope."

After being heckled during his speech, beaten Lib Dem candidate John Leech retorted: "So much for no negative campaigning."

Manchester Withington: Labour hold

Election result
BBC

Manchester Withington: Labour hold

Labour's Jeff Smith substantially increases his majority in Manchester Withington

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LAB GAIN FROM LD

Results

Labour
, with candidate Jeff Smith
, have the following results:
  • 26,843 total votes taken.
  • 53.7% share of the total vote
  • +13.3% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate John Leech
, have the following results:
  • 11,970 total votes taken.
  • 24.0% share of the total vote
  • -20.7% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Robert Manning
, have the following results:
  • 4,872 total votes taken.
  • 9.8% share of the total vote
  • -1.4% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Lucy Bannister
, have the following results:
  • 4,048 total votes taken.
  • 8.1% share of the total vote
  • +6.3% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Mark Davies
, have the following results:
  • 2,172 total votes taken.
  • 4.3% share of the total vote
  • +2.8% change in share of the votes
Independent
, with candidate Marcus Farmer
, have the following results:
  • 61 total votes taken.
  • 0.1% share of the total vote
  • 0.0% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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