Washington and Sunderland West

Washington and Sunderland West is a constituency in in the North East of England. The seat has been held by Mrs Sharon Hodgson (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
12,940
Electorate
67,280
Turnout
60.3%

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
Sharon Hodgson
Labour
24,639 60.7% 5.8%
Jonathan Gullis
Conservative
11,699 28.8% 10.0%
Bryan Foster
UK Independence Party
2,761 6.8% -12.8%
Tom Appleby
Liberal Democrat
961 2.4% -0.3%
Michal Chantkowski
Green Party
514 1.3% -1.7%