Landslide victory for Stephen Timms in East Ham for General Election 2017
PUBLISHED: 04:13 09 June 2017 | UPDATED: 14:58 09 June 2017
Labour’s Stephen Timms has retained his East Ham seat in the General Election 2017 with an enormous win of 47,124 votes.
In his 20th year of being an MP, Mr Timms once again surpassed 40,000 votes, while his nearest rival only managed 7,241 votes.
He said it was a “wonderful” victory and thanked his campaign team for all their support.
The full results for East Ham are as follow:
Stephen Timms (Labour) 47,124
Kirsty Finlayson (Conservative Party) 7,241
Afzal Choudhry (Friends Party) 311
Chidi Oti-Obihara (Green Party) 474
Daniel Oxley (UKIP) 697
Mirza Zillur Rahman (Independent) 130
Glanville Williams (Liberal Democrats) 656