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After 650 of 650 seats

Burnley

Parliamentary constituency
LAB HOLD LAB HOLD

Results

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

LAB

Labour

Julie Cooper Votes 18,832 header_vote_share 46.7 Net percentage change in seats +9.1
Party

CON

Conservative

Paul White Votes 12,479 header_vote_share 31.0 Net percentage change in seats +17.5
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Gordon Birtwistle Votes 6,046 header_vote_share 15.0 Net percentage change in seats -14.4
Party

UKIP

UKIP

Tom Commis Votes 2,472 header_vote_share 6.1 Net percentage change in seats -11.1
Party

GRN

Green Party

Laura Fisk Votes 461 header_vote_share 1.1 Net percentage change in seats -1.0

Turnout and LAB majority

LAB majority

6,353

Turnout

62.2%

Vote share

Party %
Labour 46.7
Conservative 31.0
Liberal Democrat 15.0
UKIP 6.1
Green Party 1.1

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Conservative
+17.5
Labour
+9.1
Green Party
-1.0
UKIP
-11.1
Liberal Democrat
-14.4

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Burnley: Labour hold

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Burnley: Labour hold

Labour's Julie Cooper holds Burnley, which was the Lib Dems' top target in the North West.

Ms Cooper was defending a majority of 3,244.

Burnley's Lib Dem stalwart Gordon Birtwistle lost out for second time.

He was defeated by Ms Cooper in 2015.

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LAB GAIN FROM LD

Results

Labour
, with candidate Julie Cooper
, have the following results:
  • 14,951 total votes taken.
  • 37.6% share of the total vote
  • +6.3% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Gordon Birtwistle
, have the following results:
  • 11,707 total votes taken.
  • 29.5% share of the total vote
  • -6.2% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Tom Commis
, have the following results:
  • 6,864 total votes taken.
  • 17.3% share of the total vote
  • +15.0% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Sarah Cockburn-Price
, have the following results:
  • 5,374 total votes taken.
  • 13.5% share of the total vote
  • -3.1% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Mike Hargreaves
, have the following results:
  • 850 total votes taken.
  • 2.1% share of the total vote
  • +2.1% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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