Newcastle upon Tyne Central

Newcastle upon Tyne Central is a constituency in Newcastle upon Tyne, in the North East of England. The seat has been held by Chi Onwurah (Labour) since May 2010.

2017 General Election

The 2017 General Election was held on 8 June 2017. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
14,937
Electorate
55,368
Turnout
67%

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
Chi Onwurah
Labour
24,071 64.9% 9.9%
Steve Kyte
Conservative
9,134 24.6% 5.7%
Nick Cott
Liberal Democrat
1,812 4.9% -1.4%
David Muat
UK Independence Party
1,482 4.0% -10.9%
Peter Thomson
Green Party
595 1.6% -3.3%