UK results: Conservatives win majority

After 650 of 650 seats declared
UK results
Party Conservative Labour Scottish National Party Liberal Democrat Democratic Unionist Party Others
Seats 365 203 48 11 8 15
Change +47 -59 +13 -1 -2 +2

Oldham West & Royton

Parliamentary constituency

LAB HOLD

Results

  1. Labour
    Jim McMahon
    • Votes: 24,579
    • Vote share %: 55.3
    • Vote share change: -9.9
  2. Conservative
    Kirsty Finlayson
    • Votes: 13,452
    • Vote share %: 30.3
    • Vote share change: +2.7
  3. The Brexit Party
    Helen Formby
    • Votes: 3,316
    • Vote share %: 7.5
    • Vote share change: +7.5
  4. Liberal Democrat
    Garth Harkness
    • Votes: 1,484
    • Vote share %: 3.3
    • Vote share change: +1.3
  5. Green
    Dan Jerrome
    • Votes: 681
    • Vote share %: 1.5
    • Vote share change: +0.6
  6. Proud of Oldham & Saddleworth
    Debbie Cole
    • Votes: 533
    • Vote share %: 1.2
    • Vote share change: +1.2
  7. UKIP
    Anthony Prince
    • Votes: 389
    • Vote share %: 0.9
    • Vote share change: -3.3

Change compared with 2017

Turnout

  • LAB majority: 11,127
  • Registered voters: 73,063
  • % share:
    60.8%
  • Change since 2017: -2.4

Vote share

Party % share
Labour 55.3%
Conservative 30.3%
The Brexit Party 7.5%
Liberal Democrat 3.3%
Green 1.5%
Proud of Oldham & Saddleworth 1.2%

Vote share change since 2017

  • The Brexit Party +7.5 Gained
  • Conservative +2.7 Gained
  • Liberal Democrat +1.3 Gained
  • Proud of Oldham & Saddleworth +1.2 Gained
  • Green +0.6 Gained
  • Labour -9.9 Lost

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Oldham West & Royton: Labour hold

Jim McMahon has been re-elected as the MP for Oldham West & Royton, with a decreased majority.

The Labour candidate beat Conservative Kirsty Finlayson by 11,127 votes, 6,071 votes less than the majority at the 2017 election.

Helen Formby of the Brexit Party came third and Liberal Democrat Garth Harkness came fourth.

Voter turnout was down by 2.4 percentage points since the last general election.

More than 44,000 people, 60.8% of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.

Four of the seven candidates, Garth Harkness (Liberal Democrat), Dan Jerrome (Green), Debbie Cole (Proud of Oldham & Saddleworth) and Anthony Prince (UKIP) lost their £500 deposits after failing to win 5% of the vote.

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RESULT: Labour holds Oldham West and Royton

Jim McMahon is re-elected as MP for Oldham West and Royton.

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Oldham West & Royton: Labour hold

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Tripping the light fantastic

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

Oldham
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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.

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General election 2017: How do I register to vote?

Don't get left outside on polling day. Here are details of what you need and where you need to go to register for the general election on 8 June:

The deadline to register is 22 May