City of Durham

City of Durham is a constituency in County Durham, in the North East of England. The seat has been held by Mary Kelly Foy (Labour) since December 2019.

2017 General Election

The 2017 General Election was held on 8 June 2017. A total of 7 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
12,364
Electorate
71,132
Turnout
67.9%

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
Roberta Blackman-Woods
Labour
26,772 55.4% 8.1%
Richard Lawrie
Conservative
14,408 29.8% 7.6%
Amanda Hopgood
Liberal Democrat
4,787 9.9% -1.4%
Malcolm Bint
UK Independence Party
1,116 2.3% -9.1%
Jonathan Elmer
Green Party
797 1.6% -4.2%
Jim Clark
Independent
399 0.8% 0.8%
Jon Collings
Young People's Party
45 0.1% 0.1%