Do voters regret their choices, when just 31 votes separated first and second place in Hampshire?
Southampton ItchenParliamentary constituency
|Party||Votes||%||Net percentage change in seats|
|Royston Smith||Votes 21,773||header_vote_share 46.5||Net percentage change in seats +4.8|
|Simon Letts||Votes 21,742||header_vote_share 46.5||Net percentage change in seats +9.9|
|Eleanor Bell||Votes 1,421||header_vote_share 3.0||Net percentage change in seats -0.5|
|Kim Rose||Votes 1,122||header_vote_share 2.4||Net percentage change in seats -11.0|
|Rosie Pearce||Votes 725||header_vote_share 1.5||Net percentage change in seats -2.6|
Change compared with 2015
Turnout and CON majority
Conservative Royston Smith had a narrow win in Southampton Itchen. He won the seat, beating Labour's Simon Letts by 31 votes.
He admitted it had "not been a great night" for the Conservatives nationally.
- Aldershot: Conservative, Leo Docherty, 26,955 votes
- Basingstoke: Conservative, Maria Miller, 29,510 votes
- Eastleigh: Conservative, Mims Davies, 28,889 votes
- Fareham: Conservative, Suella Fernandes, 35,915 votes
- Gosport: Conservative, Caroline Dinenage, 30,647 votes
- Hampshire East: Conservative, Damian Hinds, 35,263 votes
- Hampshire North East: Conservative, Ranil Jayawardena, 37,754 votes
- Hampshire North West: Conservative, Kit Malthouse, 36,471 votes
- Havant: Conservative, Alan Mak, 27,676 votes
- Isle of Wight: Conservative, Bob Seely, 38,190 votes
- Meon Valley: Conservative, George Hollingbery, 35,624 votes
- New Forest East: Conservative, Julian Lewis, 32,162 votes
- New Forest West: Conservative, Desmond Swayne, 33,170 votes
- Portsmouth North: Conservative, Penny Mordaunt, 25,860 votes
- Portsmouth South: Labour, Stephen Morgan, 18,290 votes
- Romsey and Southampton North: Conservative, Caroline Nokes, 28,668 votes
- Southampton Itchen: Conservative, Royston Smith, 21,773 votes
- Southampton Test: Labour, Alan Whitehead, 27,509 votes
- Winchester: Conservative, Steve Brine, 29,729 votes
Full England results breakdown here.
Simon Letts, who lost by just 31 votes in Southampton Itchen says he expects this show to start up again soon - he thinks another election is not far away.
Royston Smith gives his victory speech at Southampton Guildhall.
In Southampton Test, the incumbant Alan Whitehead has massively increased his majority, while in Southampton Itchen, the Conservative Royston Smith held on by just 31 votes.
- Eleanor Bell, Lib Dem 1,421
- Simon Letts, Labour, 21,742
- Rosie Pearce, Green, 725
- Kim Rose, UKIP, 1,122
- Royston Smith, Conservative, 21,773
- Thomas Gravatt, Lib Dem 1,892
- Paul Holmes, Conservative, 16,006
- Keith Morrell, Ind, 680
- Andrew Pope, Southampton Independents 816
- Alan Whitehead 27,509
- 18,656 total votes taken.
- 41.7% share of the total vote
- +5.4% change in share of the votes
- 16,340 total votes taken.
- 36.5% share of the total vote
- -0.2% change in share of the votes
- 6,010 total votes taken.
- 13.4% share of the total vote
- +9.1% change in share of the votes
- 1,876 total votes taken.
- 4.2% share of the total vote
- +2.8% change in share of the votes
- 1,595 total votes taken.
- 3.6% share of the total vote
- -17.3% change in share of the votes
- 233 total votes taken.
- 0.5% share of the total vote
- +0.1% change in share of the votes
Change compared with 2010