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After 650 of 650 seats

Selby & Ainsty

Parliamentary constituency
CON HOLD CON HOLD

Results

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

CON

Conservative

Nigel Adams Votes 32,921 header_vote_share 58.7 Net percentage change in seats +6.2
Party

LAB

Labour

David Bowgett Votes 19,149 header_vote_share 34.1 Net percentage change in seats +7.3
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Callum Delhoy Votes 2,293 header_vote_share 4.1 Net percentage change in seats +0.5
Party

UKIP

UKIP

Tony Pycroft Votes 1,713 header_vote_share 3.1 Net percentage change in seats -10.9

Turnout and CON majority

CON majority

13,772

Turnout

74.0%

Vote share

Party %
Conservative 58.7
Labour 34.1
Liberal Democrat 4.1
UKIP 3.1

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+7.3
Conservative
+6.2
Liberal Democrat
+0.5
UKIP
-10.9

Latest updates

Selby MP Nigel Adams thanks voters

The newly-elected Conservative MP for Selby and Ainsty, Nigel Adams, tweets:

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He's right. More than half of the electorate in his constituency voted for him, but Labour increased their share of the vote by 7.3%, to his increase of 6.2%.

He was still fairly comfortable, however, with a majority of 13,772.

As is the national picture, UKIP were the big losers, with their vote dropping by almost 11%.

What happened in England's biggest county?

We have one of the of the most dramatic results in recent General Election history.

Instead of the expected clear increased majority in the House Of Commons, the Conservatives lost seats and we have a hung parliament.

All North Yorkshire MPs kept their seats and the Conservatives continue to form a ring around the Labour seat of York Central.

Here's Phil Bodmer to round up what happened in England's largest county:

Nigel Adams retains Selby & Ainsty seat

Nigel Adams retains Selby & Ainsty seat
Nigel Adams retains Selby & Ainsty seat for the Conservatives.

Selby & Ainsty: Conservative hold

Election result
BBC

BreakingRESULT: Conservative hold Selby and Ainstry

Nigel Adams is returned as the Conservative MP for Selby & Ainsty.

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
CON HOLD

Results

Conservative
, with candidate Nigel Adams
, have the following results:
  • 27,725 total votes taken.
  • 52.5% share of the total vote
  • +3.1% change in share of the votes
Labour
, with candidate Mark Hayes
, have the following results:
  • 14,168 total votes taken.
  • 26.8% share of the total vote
  • +1.1% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Colin Heath
, have the following results:
  • 7,389 total votes taken.
  • 14.0% share of the total vote
  • +10.8% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Nicola Turner
, have the following results:
  • 1,920 total votes taken.
  • 3.6% share of the total vote
  • -14.1% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Ian Richards
, have the following results:
  • 1,465 total votes taken.
  • 2.8% share of the total vote
  • +2.8% change in share of the votes
TUSC
, with candidate Ian Wilson
, have the following results:
  • 137 total votes taken.
  • 0.3% share of the total vote
  • +0.3% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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