Ashfield

Ashfield is a constituency in Nottinghamshire, in the East Midlands of England. The seat is currently vacant, and was last held by Gloria De Piero (Labour) between 6 May 2010 to 6 November 2019.

The dissolution of Parliament took place on 6 November 2019. All business in the House of Commons has come to an end and there are no MPs. Every seat in the Commons is vacant until after the general election on 12 December 2019.

From the home page you can access links to more information about Parliament during the election period.

2017 General Election

The 2017 General Election was held on 8 June 2017. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
441
Electorate
78,076
Turnout
64%

You can view more detailed information about this election result on the election result pages.

Share of the vote

The graph below shows the share of the vote across all the candidates.

Breakdown

The table below shows the individual vote breakdown for each candidate.

Candidate/Party Votes Share Change
Gloria De Piero
Labour
21,285 42.6% 1.6%
Tony Harper
Conservative
20,844 41.7% 19.3%
Gail Turner
Ashfield Independents
4,612 9.2% 9.2%
Ray Young
UK Independence Party
1,885 3.8% -17.6%
Bob Charlesworth
Liberal Democrat
969 1.9% -12.9%
Arran Rangi
Green Party
398 0.8% 0.8%