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

Rugby

Parliamentary constituency
CON HOLD CON HOLD

Results

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

CON

Conservative

Mark Pawsey Votes 27,872 header_vote_share 54.3 Net percentage change in seats +5.2
Party

LAB

Labour

Claire Edwards Votes 19,660 header_vote_share 38.3 Net percentage change in seats +10.4
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Jerry Roodhouse Votes 2,851 header_vote_share 5.6 Net percentage change in seats -0.1
Party

GRN

Green Party

Graham Bliss Votes 953 header_vote_share 1.9 Net percentage change in seats -1.0

Turnout and CON majority

CON majority

8,212

Turnout

71.1%

Vote share

Party %
Conservative 54.3
Labour 38.3
Liberal Democrat 5.6
Green Party 1.9

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+10.4
Conservative
+5.2
Liberal Democrat
-0.1
Green Party
-1.0

Latest updates

Signalling fault affecting rail services

BBC News Travel

Rail services between Nuneaton and Rugby are being affected by an earlier signalling fault in the area.

Services are likely to be disrupted until at least 09:00.

General Electric to be quizzed over job cuts

Union officials are meeting bosses at General Electric today - after plans were announced to cut around 1,100 jobs from its UK power business mainly in Stafford and Rugby.

GE site
BBC

The Unite Union wants assurances over the future of the town's sites - GE says the proposed job losses are in response to a reducing demand for fossil fuel power.

Unite says the meeting will take place at the European Works Council in Paris and adds that they want assurances over the future of the two sites in Rugby and Stafford.

Three arrests over 1985 disappearance of woman

Two people have been arrested and released as police investigate the possible murder of a 19-year-old woman who lived in Leeds and disappeared 32-years ago.

Harbans Kaur Lally
West Yorkshire Police

Harbans Kaur Lally was last seen in the UK in 1985 and on Monday officers from West Yorkshire Police arrested a 75-year-old man on suspicion of her murder.

They also arrested a 74-year-old woman on suspicion of conspiracy to murder - both in Gravesend in Kent.

A 53-year-old man was also arrested on on suspicion of perjury on Monday from the Hay Mills area of Birmingham.

He has been released under investigation and the older man and woman have been released on police bail.

We are currently trying to build up a picture of her life at the time she disappeared and we are very keen to hear from anyone with any information that could assist us"

Det Ch Insp Nicola BryarWest Yorkshire Police

Detectives have revealed that they have recently received information about Harbans’ disappearance and suspected murder.

She was also known as Susan and had the maiden name Ranu and worked at the head office of the Burton Group in Harehills until April 1985, having moved to Leeds from Rugby the year before.

She had a daughter in July 1985 and was living in Meanwood area.

Later that year she went back to Rugby and disappeared, possibly after travelling to India.

Travel: Rail delays on London services

BBC News Travel

There are delays on rail services between Birmingham New Street and London Euston due to a train hitting an obstruction on the line between Rugby and Northampton, says London Midland.

Services are being cancelled or delayed until at least 15:30 with tickets being accepted on Virgin Trains between Milton Keynes Central and Birmingham New Street.

Timber! Two Rugby teams dismantle a goalpost via a scrum

Timber! Two Rugby teams dismantle a goalpost via a scrum
A scrum between two Rugby teams end up with the goalposts falling over.

Rugby: Conservative hold

Result graphic
BBC

BreakingRugby: Conservative hold

Mark Pawsey has held his seat in Rugby.

CON HOLD

Results

Conservative
, with candidate Mark Pawsey
, have the following results:
  • 24,040 total votes taken.
  • 49.1% share of the total vote
  • +5.0% change in share of the votes
Labour
, with candidate Claire Edwards
, have the following results:
  • 13,695 total votes taken.
  • 27.9% share of the total vote
  • -3.4% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Gordon Davies
, have the following results:
  • 6,855 total votes taken.
  • 14.0% share of the total vote
  • +13.1% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Ed Goncalves
, have the following results:
  • 2,776 total votes taken.
  • 5.7% share of the total vote
  • -14.2% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Terry White
, have the following results:
  • 1,415 total votes taken.
  • 2.9% share of the total vote
  • +1.9% change in share of the votes
TUSC
, with candidate Pete McLaren
, have the following results:
  • 225 total votes taken.
  • 0.5% share of the total vote
  • +0.5% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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