South Shields parliamentary constituency
Election on 8 Jun 2017
2015 General election results
Winner Labour Hold (29.3% majority)
MP Emma Lewell-Buck
Seat type Lab-UKIP Safe seat
Turnout 57.8% (Total electorate: 62730)
Region North East
South Shields candidates for General election, 2017
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EU Referendum Results
Votes for South Shields
Leave

62.05%

Remain

37.95%

Constituency result: Leave
South Shields results for General election, 2015

Share of election votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Emma Lewell-Buck
Lab 18,589 51.3% -0.7
Norman Dennis
UKI 7,975 22.0%
Robert Oliver
Con 6,021 16.6% -5.0
Shirley Ford
Gre 1,614 4.5% +2.4
Lisa Nightingale
Ind 1,427 3.9%
Gita Gordon
Lib 639 1.8% -12.4
Last four MPs
2015
Emma Lewell-Buck
Labour
2010
David Miliband
Labour
Party spending in 2015
Party spending in South Shields

Total spending £15,674 (ranked 474 of 650)

Conservative Con 9.1%
Labour Lab 60.1%
Liberal Democrats LD 2.1%
UK Independence Party UKIP 7.9%
Green Party Gre 1.9%
Scottish National Party SNP 0.0%
Plaid Cymru PC 0.0%
Other Oth 18.7%
Alliance Party AP 0.0%
Social Democratic & Labour Party SDLP 0.0%
Sinn Féin SF 0.0%
Democratic Unionist Party DUP 0.0%
Ulster Unionist Party UUP 0.0%
Demographics in South Shields
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