Leicester West

Leicester West is a constituency in Leicestershire, in the East Midlands of England. The seat has been held by Liz Kendall (Labour) since May 2010.

2017 General Election

The 2017 General Election was held on 8 June 2017. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
11,060
Electorate
64,843
Turnout
57.9%

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
Liz Kendall
Labour
22,823 60.8% 14.3%
Jack Hickey
Conservative
11,763 31.4% 5.7%
Stuart Young
UK Independence Party
1,406 3.7% -13.5%
Ian Bradwell
Liberal Democrat
792 2.1% -2.3%
Mel Gould
Green Party
607 1.6% -3.8%
David Bowley
Independent
121 0.3% 0.3%