East Devon

East Devon is a constituency in Devon, in the South West of England. The seat has been held by Simon Jupp (Conservative) 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

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
8,036
Electorate
82,369
Turnout
73.3%

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
Hugo Swire
Conservative
29,306 48.5% 2.1%
Claire Wright
Independent
21,270 35.2% 35.2%
Jan Ross
Labour
6,857 11.4% 1.1%
Alison Eden
Liberal Democrat
1,468 2.4% -4.4%
Brigitte Graham
UK Independence Party
1,203 2.0% -10.6%
Peter Faithfull
Independent
150 0.2% 0.2%
Michael Val Davies
Independent
128 0.2% 0.2%