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Seats 318 262 35 12 10 13
Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
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After 650 of 650 seats

Sheffield South East

Parliamentary constituency


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



Clive Betts Votes 25,520 header_vote_share 58.5 Net percentage change in seats +7.1



Lindsey Cawrey Votes 13,722 header_vote_share 31.5 Net percentage change in seats +14.1



Dennise Dawson Votes 2,820 header_vote_share 6.5 Net percentage change in seats -15.4


Liberal Democrat

Colin Ross Votes 1,432 header_vote_share 3.3 Net percentage change in seats -2.1


Social Democratic Party

Ishleen Oberoi Votes 102 header_vote_share 0.2 Net percentage change in seats +0.2

Turnout and LAB majority

LAB majority




Vote share

Party %
Labour 58.5
Conservative 31.5
UKIP 6.5
Liberal Democrat 3.3
Social Democratic Party 0.2

Vote share change since 2015

Social Democratic Party
Liberal Democrat

Latest updates

New Master Cutler for Sheffield

Sheffield's latest Master Cutler is due to be officially installed at a ceremony later this morning.

Ken Cooke
Company of Cutlers

Ken Cooke, a former steel business owner and an ex-Sheffield Wednesday board member, succeeds former master cutler Richard Edwards.

As part of the role, Mr Cooke is expected to raise funds for charity and act as an ambassador for business in Sheffield and the City Region.

The city's first Master Cutler, Robert Sorby, was appointed almost 400 years ago.

A Cutlers' Company spokesperson said the body was formed 1624 "to protect the city's craftsmen and their craft, ensuring marks were registered, apprentices engaged, blades correctly made and the rules of business adhered to".

Today's ceremony is expected to take place at Sheffield's Cutlers Hall at about 10:30 followed by a service at the cathedral.

Listen: Sheffield MP criticises 'staggering' row over devolution deal

A Sheffield MP says Barnsley and Doncaster 's councils are "deluded" over the idea of devolution for the whole of Yorkshire.

Earlier this week, the two councils' leaders voted against a deal which would see a directly-elected South Yorkshire mayor assume control of transport budgets and strategic planning and have access to £30m a year for 30 years.

Barnsley and Doncaster councils say they'd prefer to see a Yorkshire-wide deal - something Sheffield and Rotherham councils reject.

But Sheffield South East MP Clive Betts says the row between South Yorkshire's four councils is "staggering":

Sheffield South East: Labour hold

Result graphic

BreakingRESULT: Labour hold Sheffield South East

Clive Betts holds Sheffield South East for the Labour Party.

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


, with candidate Clive Betts
, have the following results:
  • 21,439 total votes taken.
  • 51.4% share of the total vote
  • +2.7% change in share of the votes
, with candidate Steven Winstone
, have the following results:
  • 9,128 total votes taken.
  • 21.9% share of the total vote
  • +17.3% change in share of the votes
, with candidate Matt Sleat
, have the following results:
  • 7,242 total votes taken.
  • 17.4% share of the total vote
  • 0.0% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Gail Smith
, have the following results:
  • 2,226 total votes taken.
  • 5.3% share of the total vote
  • -18.0% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Linda Duckenfield
, have the following results:
  • 1,117 total votes taken.
  • 2.7% share of the total vote
  • +2.7% change in share of the votes
Cannabis Is Safer Than Alcohol
, with candidate Jen Battersby
, have the following results:
  • 207 total votes taken.
  • 0.5% share of the total vote
  • +0.5% change in share of the votes
, with candidate Ian Whitehouse
, have the following results:
  • 185 total votes taken.
  • 0.4% share of the total vote
  • +0.4% change in share of the votes
English Democrats
, with candidate Matthew Roberts
, have the following results:
  • 141 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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