Taunton Deane

Taunton Deane is a constituency in Somerset, in the South West of England. The seat has been held by Rebecca Pow (Conservative) since May 2015.

2017 General Election

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

Summary

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
15,887
Electorate
85,457
Turnout
73.8%

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
Rebecca Pow
Conservative
33,333 52.9% 4.8%
Gideon Amos
Liberal Democrat
17,446 27.7% 6.3%
Martin Jevon
Labour
9,689 15.4% 6.1%
Alan Dimmick
UK Independence Party
1,434 2.3% -9.7%
Clive Martin
Green Party
1,151 1.8% -2.7%