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Nottingham East

Results for Nottingham East Show national results

Winning candidate: Christopher Michael Leslie

Majority: 6,969

Electorate: 58,705

Total number of votes cast: 33,580

Adjusted turnout: 56.4

Number of postal votes cast: 7,629

Number of proxy votes cast: 162

Number of rejected votes: 133

Vote share

  • C.M. Leslie, Labour Party (45.4%)
  • S.J. Boote, Liberal Democrat (24.3%)
  • A.E. Lamont, Conservative Party (23.7%)
  • P.A. Wolfe, United Kingdom Independence Party (3.4%)
  • B.R. Hoare, Green Party (2.8%)
  • P.A. Sardar, Christian Party (0.4%)

Table of detailed results

Candidate surname Candidate initials Party / description Votes (no) Percentage of votes won
Leslie C.M. Labour Party 15,022 45.4
Boote S.J. Liberal Democrat 8,053 24.3
Lamont A.E. Conservative Party 7,846 23.7
Wolfe P.A. United Kingdom Independence Party 1,138 3.4
Hoare B.R. Green Party 928 2.8
Sardar P.A. Christian Party 125 0.4
  • Electorate: The number of electors eligible to vote at this election.
  • Valid votes: The total number of valid votes cast.
  • Postal votes counted: The total number of postal votes which went forward to the count after postal ballot verification.
  • Proxies issued: The total number of electors who appointed proxies to vote on their behalf.
  • Rejected ballot: The number of ballot papers which was declared invalid for one or more of the following reasons:
  • the ballot paper did not contain the official mark
  • where the voter had voted for more than the specified number of candidates
  • where the ballot paper contained writing or a mark by which the voter could be identified
  • where the ballot paper was unmarked or where it was unclear what the voter had intended
  • (A ballot paper may also be rejected in part).

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