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General Election Results 1987 - 2017

Bexhill & Battle Constituency

2017 General Election

|Merriman, Huw William. Conservative Party e 36, 854

Bayliss, Christine Ann Labour Party 14,689

Kemp, Joel Peter Liberal Democrats 4,485

Bastin, Geoffrey Bernard, UKIP 2006

Kent, Jonathan Christopher Green Party 1,438

Electorate: 81,331. Turnout: 73.25%

Bexhill & Battle Constituency

2015 General Election


Merriman, Huw Conservative Party 30,245

Bastin, Geoffrey UKIP 10,170

Thew, Michelle Labour Party 7,797

Sadler, Rachel Liberal Democrat 4,199

Kent, Jonathan Green Party 2,807

ELECTORATE 55,518. TURNOUT 70.5%

2010 General Election

Turnout: 54,587 68.9% [+2.1%]

Conservative: (Greg Barker) 28,147 51.6% [-2.6%]

Liberal Democrat: (Mary Varrall) 15,267 28.0% [+5.3%]

Labour: (James Royston) 6,524 12.0% [-5.9%]

Trust: (Stuart Wheeler) 2,699 4.9% [+4.9%] BNP: (Neil Jackson) 1,950 3.6% [+3.6%]

Conservative Majority: 12,880 23.6% [-5.1%]

2005

Conservatives 24,629 52.4% Liberal Democrats 11,180 23.8% Labour 8,457 18% UKIP 2,568 5.5%

CONSERVATIVE MAJORITY 13449 TURNOUT 67.7%

2001

Conservatives 21,555 47.8%

Liberal Democrats 11,052 24.5% Labour 8,702 19.3% UKIP 3.474 7.7%

CONSERVATIVE MAJORITY 10.503 TURNOUT 65.24%

1997

Conservatives 23,570 48.1%

Liberal Democrats 12,470 25.5% Labour 8,866 18.1% Referendum 3,302 6.7%

UK Independence 786 1.6%

CONSERVATIVE MAJORITY 11,100 TURNOUT 70.2%

1992

Conservatives 31,380 60.2% Labour 4,883 9.4% Liberal Democrats 15,023 28.9% Green 594 1.1%

Independent 190 0.4%

CONSERVATIVE MAJORITY 16,307 TURNOUT 79%

1987

Conservatives 33,570 66.4% Alliance 13,050 25.8% Labour 3,903 7.7%

CONSERVATIVE MAJORITY 20,519 TURNOUT 77.5%