North East

Turnout 30.8%


  • LAB Paul Brannen
  • LAB Jude Kirton-Darling
  • UKIP Jonathan Arnott

Parties shown in alphabetical order


Party Votes % MEPs change +/-
Labour Votes 221,988 Votes Percentage 36.47 (+11.49) MEPs 2 MEPs +/- +1
UK Independence Party Votes 177,660 Votes Percentage 29.19 (+13.81) MEPs 1 MEPs +/- +1
Conservative Votes 107,733 Votes Percentage 17.70 (-2.12) MEPs 0 MEPs +/- -1
Liberal Democrat Votes 36,093 Votes Percentage 5.93 (-11.64) MEPs 0 MEPs +/- -1
Green Votes 31,605 Votes Percentage 5.19 (-0.59) MEPs 0 MEPs +/- 0
An Independence From Europe Votes 13,934 Votes Percentage 2.29 (0.00) MEPs 0 MEPs +/- 0
British National Party Votes 10,360 Votes Percentage 1.70 (-7.23) MEPs 0 MEPs +/- 0
English Democrats Votes 9,279 Votes Percentage 1.52 (-0.68) MEPs 0 MEPs +/- 0

Latest updates North East England (European Parliament constituency)



'This is not a joke vote'

As Brexit dominates the work of MPs and MEPs, how seriously should voters take the European elections?



Critically injured? The longest waits for 999 help

People in rural areas wait over 50% longer for an ambulance service response to life-threatening injuries.



Landmarks: Land of Three Rivers

Matthew Sweet and guests discuss the rivers of the North East: the Tyne, Tees and Wear. Do they unite the region or are they used to suggest a cultural unity that does not exist?



Midwife units see 25% of mums transferred

One in four women are transferred from midwife-led units to consultants after facing complications when giving birth, a BBC investigation finds.



Rise in mothers aged over 45

The rate of babies born to women aged 45 and over in England has risen by more than a third since 2009, analysis of official statistics reveals.



Gertrude Bell

Kitty Fitzgerald explores the achievements of Gertrude Bell, and archaeologist, army intelligence officer and mountaineer who created the controversial map of modern Iraq in 1921.

T Dan Smith

Writer and film-maker Graeme Rigby looks back on the life of T Dan Smith, former leader of Newcastle City Council. He envisioned the city as the 'Brasilia of the North'.



EU Referendum: What happens to funding?

Billions of pounds of EU funding has been earmarked for projects to create jobs and growth across England over the coming years. Now the UK is heading for the exit, what happens next?



Weight loss surgery 'highest in NE'

NHS weight loss operations in the North East take place at double the rate of anywhere else in England, figures reveal.



Household spend rises to £531 a week

Regional differences in household spending across England on everything from rent to tobacco are revealed in official statistics.
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