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After 650 of 650 seats

Tamworth

Parliamentary constituency
CON HOLD CON HOLD

Results

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

CON

Conservative

Christopher Pincher Votes 28,748 header_vote_share 61.0 Net percentage change in seats +11.0
Party

LAB

Labour

Andrew Hammond Votes 16,401 header_vote_share 34.8 Net percentage change in seats +8.7
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Jenny Pinkett Votes 1,961 header_vote_share 4.2 Net percentage change in seats +1.1

Turnout and CON majority

CON majority

12,347

Turnout

66.1%

Vote share

Party %
Conservative 61.0
Labour 34.8
Liberal Democrat 4.2

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Conservative
+11.0
Labour
+8.7
Liberal Democrat
+1.1

Latest updates

'Cheers echoed' and a 'clockwork' election - local newspaper reaction

Allen Cook

BBC Local Live

The local elections are still the main talking point for our local newspapers.

The Tamworth Herald says "cheers bounded and echoed" through a sports hall as Christopher Pincher held his Tamworth seat.

Christopher Pincher after securing Tamworth
Tamworth Herald

While the Leek Post and Times reported that Karen Bradley was "honoured" to increase her majority in the Staffordshire Moorlands.

And the Burton Mail says Conservative Andrew Griffiths thanked the council for making the election "run like clockwork" after he held onto his seat.

Tory MP says Brexit 'can't be led by Corbyn and ramshackle coalition'

Allen Cook

BBC Local Live

Tamworth's re-elected Conservative MP says Brexit negotiations can't be led by Jeremy Corbyn and a "ramshackle" coalition.

Christopher Pincher
Conservative Party

Christopher Pincher held his seat with an increased majority over Labour and said afterwards his party was the most suitable to lead EU discussions.

People will say, at this critical moment for our country, that we need a strong government, capable of delivering a safe and successful Brexit. That government cannot be Jeremy Corbyn and his ramshackle brigade of the SNP, the Liberal Democrats, the Greens and Plaid."

Christopher PincherTamworth's re-elected Conservative MP

Tamworth: Conservative hold

Election result
BBC

General election: Candidates standing in Staffordshire

Last night the deadline closed for candidates hoping to win your vote at the general election on 8 June. Here's the full list of who's standing in Stafford, Stone, Staffordshire Moorlands, Tamworth and Cannock:

Stafford 

  • Jeremy Lefroy (Conservatives)
  • Tony Pearce (Greens)
  • Christine Tinker (Liberal Democrats)
  • David Williams (Labour)

Stone

  • Bill Cash (Conservatives)
  • Sam Hale (Labour)
  • Martin Lewis (Liberal Democrats)
  • Samantha Pancheri (Greens)
  • Edward Whitfield (UKIP)

Staffordshire Moorlands

  • Karen Bradley (Conservatives)
  • Henry Jebb (Liberal Democrats)
  • Dave Jones (Labour)
  • Nicholas Sheldon
  • Mike Shone (Greens)

Tamworth:

  • Andrew Hammond (Labour)
  • Christopher Pincher (Conservatives)
  • Jenny Pinkett (Liberal Democrats)

Cannock

  • Paul Gregory (UKIP)
  • Paul Dadge (Labour)
  • Nat Green (Liberal Democrats)
  • Amanda Milling (Conservatives)
  • Paul Woodhead (Greens)

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 Christopher Pincher
, have the following results:
  • 23,606 total votes taken.
  • 50.0% share of the total vote
  • +4.3% change in share of the votes
Labour
, with candidate Carol Dean
, have the following results:
  • 12,304 total votes taken.
  • 26.1% share of the total vote
  • -6.6% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Jan Higgins
, have the following results:
  • 8,727 total votes taken.
  • 18.5% share of the total vote
  • +13.6% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Jenny Pinkett
, have the following results:
  • 1,427 total votes taken.
  • 3.0% share of the total vote
  • -13.2% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Nicola Holmes
, have the following results:
  • 1,110 total votes taken.
  • 2.4% share of the total vote
  • +2.4% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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