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Seats 318 262 35 12 10 13
Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
UK Results

After 650 of 650 seats

Belfast East

Parliamentary constituency
DUP HOLD DUP HOLD

Results

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

DUP

Democratic Unionist Party

Gavin Robinson Votes 23,917 header_vote_share 55.8 Net percentage change in seats +6.4
Party

APNI

Alliance Party

Naomi Long Votes 15,443 header_vote_share 36.0 Net percentage change in seats -6.8
Party

UUP

Ulster Unionist Party

Hazel Legge Votes 1,408 header_vote_share 3.3 Net percentage change in seats +3.3
Party

SF

Sinn Fein

Mairead O'Donnell Votes 894 header_vote_share 2.1 Net percentage change in seats 0.0
Party

GRN

Green Party

Georgina Milne Votes 561 header_vote_share 1.3 Net percentage change in seats -1.4
Party

CON

Conservative

Sheila Bodel Votes 446 header_vote_share 1.0 Net percentage change in seats -1.8
Party

SDLP

Social Democratic & Labour Party

Seamas de Faoite Votes 167 header_vote_share 0.4 Net percentage change in seats +0.1
Party

IND

Independent

Bobby Beck Votes 54 header_vote_share 0.1 Net percentage change in seats +0.1

Turnout and DUP majority

DUP majority

8,474

Turnout

67.5%

Vote share

Party %
Democratic Unionist Party 55.8
Alliance Party 36.0
Ulster Unionist Party 3.3
Sinn Fein 2.1
Green Party 1.3
Conservative 1.0

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Democratic Unionist Party
+6.4
Ulster Unionist Party
+3.3
Sinn Fein
+0.0
Green Party
-1.4
Conservative
-1.8
Alliance Party
-6.8

Latest updates

Three out of four in Belfast

For the first time ever the DUP now holds three out of four Belfast constituencies.

Gavin Robinson, Emma Little-Pengelly and Nigel Dodds speak to Tara Mills at the Titanic Centre
BBC

Gavin Robinson and Nigel Dodds were both returned for Belfast East and North, while Emma Little-Pengelly snatched Belfast South from the SDLP's Alasdair McDonnell.

Belfast East: DUP hold

Result graphic
BBC

Rain doesn't dampen the vote - especially in Fermanagh and S Tyrone!

Gavin Robinson returned in Belfast East

Gavin Robinson has held onto his seat in Belfast East. He beat off competition from Alliance leader Naomi Long.

Gavin Robinson
BBC

Northern Ireland turnouts

Here are the final turnout figures for Northern Ireland - up across the board on the 2015 numbers.

Turnouts
BBC

DUP's Robinson to hold Belfast East?

Enda McClafferty

Political correspondent

If the whispers are right in East Belfast the bookies have got it wrong: Alliance leader Naomi Long will not be reclaiming the seat.

Naomi Long speaking at the Alliance Party manifesto launch
BBC

That would suggest unionists there were stung by the assembly election result and have rallied around the DUP. Will we see Naomi Long contest this seat again?

Take a breath!

It's 1am and results are expected shortly from a couple of count centres.

Here's a look at where the parties stood in terms of seats back in 2015 - not long now before we find out who will be back in Westminster.

Pop the kettle on...

Results
BBC
DUP GAIN FROM APNI

Results

Democratic Unionist Party
, with candidate Gavin Robinson
, have the following results:
  • 19,575 total votes taken.
  • 49.3% share of the total vote
  • +16.5% change in share of the votes
Alliance Party
, with candidate Naomi Long
, have the following results:
  • 16,978 total votes taken.
  • 42.8% share of the total vote
  • +5.6% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Neil Wilson
, have the following results:
  • 1,121 total votes taken.
  • 2.8% share of the total vote
  • +2.8% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Ross Brown
, have the following results:
  • 1,058 total votes taken.
  • 2.7% share of the total vote
  • +2.7% change in share of the votes
Sinn Fein
, with candidate Niall Ó Donnghaile
, have the following results:
  • 823 total votes taken.
  • 2.1% share of the total vote
  • -0.3% change in share of the votes
Social Democratic & Labour Party
, with candidate Mary Muldoon
, have the following results:
  • 127 total votes taken.
  • 0.3% share of the total vote
  • -0.7% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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