Erith and Thamesmead

Erith and Thamesmead is a constituency in London, England. The seat has been held by Abena Oppong-Asare (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
10,014
Electorate
69,724
Turnout
63.8%

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
Teresa Pearce
Labour
25,585 57.5% 7.8%
Edward Baxter
Conservative
15,571 35.0% 7.6%
Ronie Johnson
UK Independence Party
1,728 3.9% -13.4%
Simon Waddington
Liberal Democrat
750 1.7% -0.6%
Claudine Letsae
Green Party
507 1.1% -1.1%
Temi Olodu
CPA
243 0.5% -0.1%
Doro Oddiri
Independent
80 0.2% 0.2%