Bristol West

Parliamentary constituency

Candidates

Candidates listed alphabetically by surname

  • Conservative
    Suria Aujla
  • Labour
    Thangam Debbonaire
  • Green
    Carla Denyer
  • The Brexit Party
    Neil Hipkiss

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LAB HOLD LAB HOLD

Results

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

LAB

Labour

Thangam Debbonaire Votes 47,213 header_vote_share 65.9 Net percentage change in seats +30.3
Party

CON

Conservative

Annabel Tall Votes 9,877 header_vote_share 13.8 Net percentage change in seats -1.4
Party

GRN

Green Party

Molly Scott Cato Votes 9,216 header_vote_share 12.9 Net percentage change in seats -14.0
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Stephen Williams Votes 5,201 header_vote_share 7.3 Net percentage change in seats -11.6
Party

MFP

Money Free Party

Jodian Rodgers Votes 101 header_vote_share 0.1 Net percentage change in seats +0.1
LAB GAIN FROM LD

Results

Labour
, with candidate Thangam Debbonaire
, have the following results:
  • 22,900 total votes taken.
  • 35.7% share of the total vote
  • +8.1% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Darren Hall
, have the following results:
  • 17,227 total votes taken.
  • 26.8% share of the total vote
  • +23.0% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Stephen Williams
, have the following results:
  • 12,103 total votes taken.
  • 18.8% share of the total vote
  • -29.2% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Claire Hiscott
, have the following results:
  • 9,752 total votes taken.
  • 15.2% share of the total vote
  • -3.2% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Paul Turner
, have the following results:
  • 1,940 total votes taken.
  • 3.0% share of the total vote
  • +1.8% change in share of the votes
Independents for Bristol
, with candidate Dawn Parry
, have the following results:
  • 204 total votes taken.
  • 0.3% share of the total vote
  • +0.3% change in share of the votes
Left Unity
, with candidate Stewart Weston
, have the following results:
  • 92 total votes taken.
  • 0.1% share of the total vote
  • +0.1% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

Latest updates

Bristol MP calls for 'plainly failing' drug law reform

An MP has demanded reform of the "plainly failing" drugs laws in Britain, in the wake of a new BBC documentary.

Thangam Debbonaire used Prime Minister's Questions to call for a Royal Commission to deal with the "catastrophic impact" of drugs.

The Bristol West MP called on Theresa May to watch Drugsland, which investigates her city's drugs culture.

Mrs May said it was "right to continue to fight the war on drugs".

Thangam Debbonaire
BBC

Greens disappointment over Bristol West

Across the West, the votes of the smaller parties were squeezed in favour of Labour and the Conservatives.

In Bristol West, that meant the Green Party lost votes in their number one target seat.

Molly Scott Cato said the Greens had been flooded by the tide heading towards Corbyn.

Greens disappointment over Bristol West seat

Greens urged supporters 'to vote Labour'

Dave Harvey

Business Correspondent, BBC West

Labour now control all four Bristol seats, with huge majorities.

Thangam Debbonnaire in Bristol West surged to a majority of over 37,000 people.

And the newly elected Darren Jones took Bristol North West, without the Conservative vote falling.

So how did he do it? One reason – the so-called progressive alliance. The Green Party stopped campaigning, and urged supporters to back Labour.

Sharmila Bousa, the Green candidate, explained how:

Greens urged supporters 'to vote Labour'

Bristol West: Labour hold

Result graphic
BBC