Copeland

Copeland is a constituency in Cumbria, in the North West of England. The seat has been held by Trudy Harrison (Conservative) since February 2017.

23-Feb-2017 By-election

The 23-Feb-2017 By-election was held on 23 February 2017. A total of 7 candidates ran for election.

Summary

CON
Conservative Gain
Majority
2,147
Electorate
60,602
Turnout
51.3%

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
Trudy Harrison
Conservative
13,748 44.3% 44.3%
Gillian Troughton
Labour
11,601 37.3% 37.3%
Rebecca Hanson
Liberal Democrat
2,252 7.2% 7.2%
Fiona Mills
UK Independence Party
2,025 6.5% 6.5%
Michael Guest
Independent
811 2.6% 2.6%
Jack Lenox
Green Party
515 1.7% 1.7%
Roy Ivinson
Independent
116 0.4% 0.4%