Andrea Leadsom Elected As South Northants MP
|Author: Eleanor Roberts||Published: 9th June 2017 07:38|
Andrea Jacqueline Leadsom has been elected as the Member of Parliament for the South Northamptonshire constituency, following the General Election held on Thursday, 8 June 2017.
Following the verification and count of ballot papers at Towcester Centre for Leisure, the votes cast were as follows:
- Denise Donaldson, Green Party – 1,357 votes
- Sophie Johnson, Labour Party – 17,759 votes
- Andrea Leadsom, Conservative Party - 40,599 votes
- Chris Lofts, Liberal Democrat – 3,623 votes
- Josh Phillips, Independent – 297 votes
- Nigel Wickens, UK Independence Party – 1,363 votes
- Number of spoilt ballot papers: 125
Overall turnout for the election was 75.94 per cent
Andrea Leadsom was successful and duly elected as the representative for South Northamptonshire in the House of Commons.
Further election details are available on our Elections page www.southnorthants.gov.uk/elections.