Poplar and Limehouse

Poplar and Limehouse is a constituency in London, England. The seat has been held by Apsana Begum (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
27,712
Electorate
87,331
Turnout
67.3%

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
Jim Fitzpatrick
Labour
39,558 67.3% 8.7%
Christopher Wilford
Conservative
11,846 20.1% -5.3%
Elaine Bagshaw
Liberal Democrat
3,959 6.7% 2.5%
Oliur Rahman
Independent
1,477 2.5% 2.5%
Bethan Lant
Green Party
989 1.7% -3.1%
Nicholas McQueen
UK Independence Party
849 1.4% -4.7%
David Barker
Independent
136 0.2% 0.2%