Gainsborough

Gainsborough is a constituency in Lincolnshire, in the East Midlands of England. The seat has been held by Sir Edward Leigh (Conservative) since May 2010.

2017 General Election

The 2017 General Election was held on 8 June 2017. A total of 4 candidates ran for election.

Summary

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
17,023
Electorate
75,893
Turnout
67.8%

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
Edward Leigh
Conservative
31,790 61.8% 9.1%
Catherine Tite
Labour
14,767 28.7% 7.4%
Lesley Rollings
Liberal Democrat
3,630 7.1% 0.4%
Vicky Pearson
Green Party
1,238 2.4% -0.2%