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After 650 of 650 seats

Southampton Itchen

Parliamentary constituency


General Election 2017 results
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


Liberal Democrat

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


Green Party

Rosie Pearce Votes 725 header_vote_share 1.5 Net percentage change in seats -2.6

Turnout and CON majority

CON majority




Vote share

Party %
Conservative 46.5
Labour 46.5
Liberal Democrat 3.0
UKIP 2.4
Green Party 1.5

Vote share change since 2015

Liberal Democrat
Green Party

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A handful of voters could have swayed the Tory majority
Do voters regret their choices, when just 31 votes separated first and second place in Hampshire?

Tories cling on after three recounts

Tories cling on to Southampton Itchen after three recounts

Royston Smith squeaks home in Southampton Itchen

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.

Royston Smith on his narrow win in Southampton Itchen

Full Hampshire and Isle of Wight results

  • 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.

Fancy a repeat?

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.

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Southampton Itchen: Conservative hold

Election graphic

Southampton results mean hung parliament

The declarations in Southampton meant it was official that no single party could win an overall majority in parliament.

Victory speech at Southampton Itchen

Royston Smith gives his victory speech at Southampton Guildhall.

Royston Smith gives his victory speech

BreakingSouthampton declarations

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.

Southampton Itchen

  • 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

Southampton Test

  • Thomas Gravatt, Lib Dem 1,892
  • Paul Holmes, Conservative, 16,006
  • Keith Morrell, Ind, 680
  • Andrew Pope, Southampton Independents 816
  • Alan Whitehead 27,509


, with candidate Royston Smith
, have the following results:
  • 18,656 total votes taken.
  • 41.7% share of the total vote
  • +5.4% change in share of the votes
, with candidate Rowenna Davis
, have the following results:
  • 16,340 total votes taken.
  • 36.5% share of the total vote
  • -0.2% change in share of the votes
, with candidate Kim Rose
, have the following results:
  • 6,010 total votes taken.
  • 13.4% share of the total vote
  • +9.1% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate John Spottiswoode
, have the following results:
  • 1,876 total votes taken.
  • 4.2% share of the total vote
  • +2.8% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Eleanor Bell
, have the following results:
  • 1,595 total votes taken.
  • 3.6% share of the total vote
  • -17.3% change in share of the votes
, with candidate Sue Atkins
, have the following results:
  • 233 total votes taken.
  • 0.5% share of the total vote
  • +0.1% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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