Election 2017: Full results for each Newham constituency

PUBLISHED: 09:17 09 June 2017 | UPDATED: 14:57 09 June 2017

Lyn Brown speaks after winning the West Ham seat

Lyn Brown speaks after winning the West Ham seat


Labour dominated in Newham as East Ham MP Stephen Timms and West Ham MP Lyn Brown increased their majority.

Stephen Timms retains East Ham seat in General Election 2017 Stephen Timms retains East Ham seat in General Election 2017

Mr Timms recorded a 5.6pc improvement on his 2015 result while Ms Brown’s share of the vote rose by 8.3pc.

But the Labour duo cannot claim the biggest majority in the country - that honour goes to the Labour candidate in Liverpool Walton, Dan Carden, who polled 85.7pc of his constituency’s vote.

The Conservatives made gains in both the Newham constituencies, while it was a split result for the Liberal Democrats.

West Ham candidate Paul Reynolds improved on his 2015 result but the party’s share was down in East Ham.

Here are the results in full.

East Ham:

Stephen Timms, Labour - 47,124 - 83.2pc

Kirsty Finlayson, Conservative, 7,241 - 12.8pc

Daniel Oxley, Ukip - 697 - 1.2pc

Glanville Williams, Liberal Democrats - 656 - 1.2pc

Chidi Oti-Obihara, Green Party - 474 - 0.8pc

Afzal Choudhry, Friends Party - 311 - 0.5pc

Mirza Rahman, independent, 130 - 0.2pc

West Ham:

Lyn Brown, Labour – 46, 591 - 76.7pc

Patrick Spencer, Conservative - 9,837 - 16.2pc

Paul Reynolds, Liberal Democrats – 1,836 - 3pc

Rosamund Beattie, Ukip - 1,134 - 1.9pc

Michael Spracklin, Green Party - 957 - 1.6pc

Kayode Shedowo, Christian Peoples Alliance - 353 - 0.6pc

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