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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
UK Results

After 650 of 650 seats

Oldham West & Royton

Parliamentary constituency
LAB HOLD LAB HOLD

Results

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

LAB

Labour

Jim McMahon Votes 29,846 header_vote_share 65.2 Net percentage change in seats +10.4
Party

CON

Conservative

Christopher Glenny Votes 12,648 header_vote_share 27.6 Net percentage change in seats +8.6
Party

UKIP

UKIP

Ruth Keating Votes 1,899 header_vote_share 4.1 Net percentage change in seats -16.5
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Garth Harkness Votes 956 header_vote_share 2.1 Net percentage change in seats -1.6
Party

GRN

Green Party

Adam King Votes 439 header_vote_share 1.0 Net percentage change in seats -1.0

Turnout and LAB majority

LAB majority

17,198

Turnout

63.2%

Vote share

Party %
Labour 65.2
Conservative 27.6
UKIP 4.1
Liberal Democrat 2.1
Green Party 1.0

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+10.4
Conservative
+8.6
Green Party
-1.0
Liberal Democrat
-1.6
UKIP
-16.5

Latest updates

Oldham West & Royton: Labour hold

Election graphic
BBC

Tripping the light fantastic

Counters in Oldham are being helped by 1970s chandeliers above them at the Queen Elizabeth Hall.

Oldham
BBC

The chips are down in Oldham...

Police officers tuck into burger and chips during a break as they keep order at Queen Elizabeth Hall in Oldham where two counts are taking place.

Oldham
BBC

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LAB HOLD

Results

Labour
, with candidate Michael Meacher
, have the following results:
  • 23,630 total votes taken.
  • 54.8% share of the total vote
  • +9.3% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Francis Arbour
, have the following results:
  • 8,892 total votes taken.
  • 20.6% share of the total vote
  • +17.4% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Kamran Ghafoor
, have the following results:
  • 8,187 total votes taken.
  • 19.0% share of the total vote
  • -4.7% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Garth Harkness
, have the following results:
  • 1,589 total votes taken.
  • 3.7% share of the total vote
  • -15.4% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Simeon Hart
, have the following results:
  • 839 total votes taken.
  • 1.9% share of the total vote
  • +1.9% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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