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UK of Weardale General Election, 2016
Weardale----
2014 ← 4th July 2016    → Next

All 97 seats in the Pagoda

49 seats needed for a majority

Turnout 75.66%
First party Second party
An Lor
Leader Elizabeth Swanson Lorraine James
Party Conservative Labour
Leader since 1st July 2014 24th July 2012
Leader's seat Barnard Castle Frosterley
Last election 32 Seats, 25.0% 59 Seats, 40.0%
Seats before 32 59
Seats won 56 36
Seat change +24 -23
Popular vote 1,099,087 1,091,013
Percentage 34.10% 32.56%

Third party Fourth party
Ant Wkip
Leader Karl Homar Tim Holmes
Party Liberal Democrat WKIP
Leader since 14 November 2014 18 December 2015
Leader's seat Did not stand Byers Green
Last election 6 seats, 17.0% 0 seats, 10.0%
Seats before 6 1
Seats won 4 1
Seat change -2 0
Popular vote 467,339 356,036
Percentage 15.82% 11.52%


Prime Minister before 

Lorraine James

Subsequent Prime Minister

Elizabeth Swanson

ResultsEdit

Region Constituent Size Turnout Labour % Conservative % Lib Dem % WKIP % Greens % Others % Total Victor Margin %
Crook North 64,381 73.23% 17,831 37.82% 10,931 23.19% 7,481 15.87% 4,481 9.51% 5,038 10.69% 1,381 2.93% 47,143 LAB 14.64%
Crook South 96,781 74.04% 30,091 41.99% 20,381 28.44% 9,312 12.99% 4,851 6.77% 5,934 8.28% 1,092 1.52% 71,661 LAB 13.55%
Bishop Auckland Central 78,182 71.76% 20,182 35.98% 19,993 35.64% 7,412 13.21% 5,922 10.56% 2,038 3.63% 553 0.99% 56,100 LAB 0.34%
Bishop Auckland West 36,291 71.40% 8,938 34.50% 9,847 38.00% 4,273 16.49% 1,921 7.41% 874 3.37% 57 0.22% 25,910 CON 3.51%
Bishop Auckland South 50,192 78.21% 20,948 53.37% 9,384 23.91% 5,581 14.22% 2,484 6.33% 755 1.92% 102 0.26% 39,254 LAB 29.46%
Bishop Auckland East 28,391 71.90% 6,833 33.48% 8,481 41.55% 1,395 6.83% 2,048 10.03% 1,113 5.45% 542 2.66% 20,412 CON 8.07%
West Auckland 40,812 74.05% 13,455 44.52% 11,331 37.49% 1,847 6.11% 2,755 9.12% 767 2.54% 67 0.22% 30,222 LAB 7.03%
South Church 20,182 70.48% 4,484 31.52% 5,844 41.09% 2,012 14.15% 1,361 9.57% 434 3.05% 89 0.63% 14,224 CON 9.56%
Coundon & Eldon 48,481 78.18% 17,338 45.74% 8,391 22.14% 3,374 8.90% 7,844 20.69% 857 2.26% 100 0.26% 37,904 LAB 23.60%
Willington West 23,937 71.98% 5,471 31.75% 5,984 34.73% 1,944 11.28% 2,944 17.09% 735 4.27% 152 0.88% 17,230 CON 2.98%
Willington East 19,371 77.77% 5,884 39.06% 5,993 39.78% 1,002 6.65% 1,774 11.78% 347 2.30% 65 0.43% 15,065 CON 0.72%
Byers Green, Newfield & Toddhills 10,921 77.14% 3,123 37.07% 1,363 16.18% 543 6.45% 3,222 38.25% 123 1.46% 50 0.59% 8,424 WKIP 1.18%
Brancepeth 9,631 77.46% 1,021 13.69% 3,995 53.55% 983 13.18% 225 3.02% 984 13.19% 252 3.38% 7,460 CON 39.87%
Oakenshaw 17,471 70.47% 4,995 40.57% 1,855 15.07% 1,665 13.52% 2,998 24.35% 665 5.40% 133 1.08% 12,311 LAB 16.22%
Rushyford & Chilton 31,381 70.42% 8,444 38.21% 4,337 19.63% 1,884 8.53% 5,994 27.13% 994 4.50% 444 2.01% 22,097 LAB 11.09%
Spennymoor West 56,371 70.11% 16,447 41.62% 6,994 17.70% 4,221 10.68% 10,884 27.54% 644 1.63% 331 0.84% 39,521 LAB 14.08%
Spennymoor East 48,217 69.04% 9,884 29.69% 12,122 36.42% 5,993 18.00% 4,228 12.70% 1,003 3.01% 57 0.17% 33,287 CON 6.72%
Tow Law & Sunniside 27,182 70.98% 8,488 43.99% 5,993 31.06% 2,112 10.95% 1,993 10.33% 622 3.22% 86 0.45% 19,294 LAB 12.93%
Ferryhill North 51,381 81.76% 16,333 38.88% 10,003 23.81% 4,595 10.94% 9,448 22.49% 1,484 3.53% 144 0.34% 42,007 LAB 15.07%
Ferryhill South 52,183 76.37% 14,375 36.07% 11,994 30.10% 2,338 5.87% 10,094 25.33% 877 2.20% 174 0.44% 39,852 LAB 5.97%
Howden & Witton Le Wear 21,321 76.33% 4,557 28.00% 5,003 30.74% 3,112 19.12% 2,993 18.39% 564 3.47% 45 0.28% 16,274 CON 2.74%
Hamsterley, Bedburn & Toft Hill 17,172 72.86% 2,994 23.93% 5,884 47.03% 1,573 12.57% 764 6.11% 1,221 9.76% 76 0.61% 12,512 CON 23.10%
Etherley & Spring Gardens 18,931 70.94% 4,994 37.19% 5,024 37.41% 1,884 14.03% 884 6.58% 554 4.13% 89 0.66% 13,429 CON 0.22%
Witton Park, Escomb & Toronto 19,261 71.95% 5,884 42.46% 4,013 28.96% 1,311 9.46% 1,885 13.60% 664 4.79% 101 0.73% 13,858 LAB 13.50%
Auckland Park 28,361 78.88% 6,833 30.55% 7,741 34.60% 2,221 9.93% 4,527 20.24% 994 4.44% 54 0.24% 22,370 CON 4.06%
Shildon North 49,971 79.79% 14,047 35.23% 16,773 42.07% 2,939 7.37% 4,885 12.25% 884 2.22% 344 0.86% 39,872 CON 6.84%
Shildon South 50,031 78.88% 15,038 38.11% 14,331 36.32% 3,004 7.61% 5,994 15.19% 655 1.66% 441 1.12% 39,463 LAB 1.79%
Heighington Village 31,381 77.95% 6,048 24.73% 10,885 44.50% 5,333 21.80% 1,331 5.44% 775 3.17% 88 0.36% 24,460 CON 19.78%
Staindrop & Raby 26,821 78.34% 5,364 25.53% 9,884 47.04% 2,844 13.54% 1,744 8.30% 1,031 4.91% 144 0.69% 21,011 CON 21.51%
Barnard Castle 55,913 83.32% 15,447 33.16% 20,337 43.66% 6,744 14.48% 2,004 4.30% 2,003 4.30% 50 0.11% 46,585 CON 10.50%
Teesdale West 72,391 84.95% 19,884 32.33% 29,995 48.77% 4,190 6.81% 1,447 2.35% 5,338 8.68% 644 1.05% 61,498 CON 16.44%
Teesdale East 77,912 83.51% 25,447 39.11% 26,994 41.49% 6,884 10.58% 1,232 1.89% 3,744 5.75% 764 1.17% 65,065 CON 2.38%
Wolsingham 22,183 77.44% 3,337 19.43% 5,482 31.91% 3,221 18.75% 1,447 8.42% 2,744 15.97% 947 5.51% 17,178 CON 12.49%
Stanhope 19,731 74.00% 1,993 13.65% 4,844 33.18% 3,994 27.36% 1,331 9.12% 1,991 13.64% 447 3.06% 14,600 CON 5.82%
Frosterley 11,312 73.32% 2,112 25.46% 2,388 28.79% 1,884 22.72% 1,003 12.09% 774 9.33% 133 1.60% 8,294 CON 3.33%
West & East Gate 12,381 75.43% 2,039 21.83% 3,447 36.91% 1,902 20.37% 766 8.20% 947 10.14% 238 2.55% 9,339 CON 15.08%
St. Johns Chapel 9,183 79.90% 778 10.60% 1,994 27.18% 2,844 38.76% 642 8.75% 778 10.60% 301 4.10% 7,337 LIB DEM 11.59%
Alston 14,347 75.92% 2,448 22.48% 3,485 32.00% 3,004 27.58% 889 8.16% 1,003 9.21% 63 0.58% 10,892 CON 4.42%
Cowshill & Nenthead 7,471 80.23% 774 12.91% 1,993 33.25% 2,001 33.38% 266 4.44% 887 14.80% 73 1.22% 5,994 LIB DEM 0.13%
Castleside 20,183 81.79% 6,448 39.06% 5,993 36.31% 1,331 8.06% 2,002 12.13% 644 3.90% 89 0.54% 16,507 LAB 2.76%
Esh Winning 40,183 79.35% 13,744 43.11% 8,441 26.47% 5,336 16.74% 3,885 12.18% 444 1.39% 34 0.11% 31,884 LAB 16.63%
Gainford & Piercebridge 17,381 74.12% 2,844 22.08% 4,012 31.14% 3,775 29.30% 1,031 8.00% 774 6.01% 446 3.46% 12,882 CON 1.84%
Richmond North 61,381 73.24% 10,338 22.99% 17,883 39.78% 9,557 21.26% 4,713 10.48% 1,883 4.19% 584 1.30% 44,958 CON 16.78%
Richmond South 55,941 71.26% 6,448 16.18% 16,331 40.97% 9,994 25.07% 5,013 12.58% 1,331 3.34% 744 1.87% 39,861 CON 15.90%
Kirkby Stephen 48,183 78.79% 14,881 39.20% 14,833 39.07% 3,488 9.19% 2,993 7.88% 1,003 2.64% 764 2.01% 37,962 LAB 0.13%
Appleby-In-Westmorland 50,912 77.40% 15,883 40.31% 15,901 40.35% 3,441 8.73% 3,441 8.73% 676 1.72% 64 0.16% 39,406 CON 0.05%
Langwathby 21,941 74.81% 4,239 25.82% 5,447 33.18% 3,452 21.03% 1,338 8.15% 944 5.75% 995 6.06% 16,415 CON 7.36%
Langthwaite 16,491 75.11% 2,993 24.16% 3,801 30.69% 3,885 31.37% 844 6.81% 774 6.25% 89 0.72% 12,386 LIB DEM 0.68%
Croxdale & Sunderland Bridge 29,271 78.26% 9,338 40.76% 4,228 18.46% 2,712 11.84% 5,884 25.69% 644 2.81% 101 0.44% 22,907 LAB 15.08%
Catterick Garrison East 71,271 75.65% 19,383 35.95% 11,838 21.96% 12,993 24.10% 6,447 11.96% 2,373 4.40% 884 1.64% 53,918 LAB 11.85%
Catterick Garrison West 59,281 69.09% 12,277 29.97% 9,773 23.86% 8,884 21.69% 7,001 17.09% 1,994 4.87% 1,031 2.52% 40,960 LAB 6.11%
Eelry 65,281 69.19% 21,388 47.35% 12,337 27.31% 3,995 8.84% 5,773 12.78% 1,031 2.28% 644 1.43% 45,168 LAB 20.04%
Larkinge 41,038 72.33% 11,227 37.82% 11,304 38.08% 5,336 17.98% 1,337 4.50% 445 1.50% 34 0.11% 29,683 CON 0.26%
Cewmann 47,389 75.97% 11,334 31.48% 8,994 24.98% 6,331 17.59% 8,441 23.45% 855 2.37% 46 0.13% 36,001 LAB 6.50%
Kilmarnock 50,918 78.84% 18,448 45.95% 6,001 14.95% 3,228 8.04% 10,884 27.11% 1,031 2.57% 552 1.38% 40,144 LAB 18.84%
Zalfari 57,381 75.61% 17,448 40.22% 13,339 30.75% 2,884 6.65% 8,552 19.71% 655 1.51% 506 1.17% 43,384 LAB 9.47%
Lhanbyrde 38,411 82.94% 11,038 34.65% 11,448 35.93% 4,338 13.62% 3,361 10.55% 1,203 3.78% 472 1.48% 31,860 CON 1.29%
Arkala 27,384 76.95% 4,775 22.66% 6,831 32.42% 5,326 25.27% 1,783 8.46% 1,483 7.04% 875 4.15% 21,073 CON 7.14%
Alnwick 67,491 82.38% 15,542 27.96% 19,337 34.78% 11,488 20.66% 6,788 12.21% 1,995 3.59% 446 0.80% 55,596 CON 6.83%
Ramshorn 17,391 76.11% 2,003 15.13% 4,277 32.31% 3,994 30.18% 1,013 7.65% 1,003 7.58% 946 7.15% 13,236 CON 2.14%
Aysgarth 20,936 73.77% 2,998 19.41% 4,755 30.79% 4,475 28.98% 1,884 12.20% 885 5.73% 447 2.89% 15,444 CON 1.81%
Bowburn 49,997 73.32% 14,388 39.25% 4,005 10.93% 3,885 10.60% 12,884 35.15% 995 2.71% 501 1.37% 36,658 LAB 4.10%
Ormkirck 48,182 71.97% 16,447 47.43% 4,577 13.20% 3,993 11.52% 6,887 19.86% 1,884 5.43% 888 2.56% 34,676 LAB 27.57%
Swordbreak 37,912 80.21% 9,337 30.71% 9,993 32.86% 6,443 21.19% 1,883 6.19% 1,853 6.09% 899 2.96% 30,408 CON 2.16%
Wingston 58,831 72.04% 15,886 37.48% 16,003 37.76% 5,558 13.11% 3,004 7.09% 1,032 2.43% 901 2.13% 42,384 CON 0.28%
Banrockburn 46,183 72.46% 8,556 25.57% 9,994 29.86% 7,484 22.36% 3,994 11.93% 1,444 4.31% 1,994 5.96% 33,466 CON 4.30%
Bracklewhyte 50,183 78.12% 14,558 37.13% 15,001 38.26% 6,223 15.87% 1,884 4.81% 886 2.26% 653 1.67% 39,205 CON 1.13%
Flackfoss 37,491 83.37% 12,227 39.12% 10,443 33.41% 5,903 18.89% 1,994 6.38% 456 1.46% 234 0.75% 31,257 LAB 5.71%
Blackridgepool 40,218 79.45% 11,994 37.53% 12,001 37.56% 4,885 15.29% 1,885 5.90% 889 2.78% 301 0.94% 31,955 CON 0.02%
Beckton 59,183 74.50% 14,773 33.50% 14,003 31.76% 7,447 16.89% 6,002 13.61% 1,093 2.48% 775 1.76% 44,093 LAB 1.75%
Gillamoor 60,182 73.17% 18,488 41.99% 12,092 27.46% 6,382 14.49% 5,843 13.27% 564 1.28% 664 1.51% 44,033 LAB 14.53%
Aerillon 34,831 75.01% 5,878 22.50% 7,885 30.18% 8,099 31.00% 1,774 6.79% 1,456 5.57% 1,035 3.96% 26,127 LIB DEM 0.82%
Hullbeck 40,531 72.26% 7,994 27.29% 8,842 30.19% 6,473 22.10% 3,883 13.26% 1,331 4.54% 765 2.61% 29,288 CON 2.90%
Birn 47,481 72.16% 9,993 29.16% 10,741 31.35% 7,003 20.44% 4,084 11.92% 1,448 4.23% 995 2.90% 34,264 CON 2.18%
Beckman 70,931 80.27% 19,388 34.05% 17,472 30.69% 11,374 19.98% 7,004 12.30% 1,031 1.81% 664 1.17% 56,933 LAB 3.37%
Kalmackaltio 29,172 72.62% 5,347 25.24% 7,884 37.22% 4,363 20.59% 2,393 11.30% 775 3.66% 423 2.00% 21,185 CON 11.98%
Murlayfield 48,281 75.63% 12,477 34.17% 15,883 43.50% 2,993 8.20% 3,885 10.64% 676 1.85% 601 1.65% 36,515 CON 9.33%
Harnsey 50,813 74.24% 13,994 37.10% 14,885 39.46% 4,002 10.61% 3,002 7.96% 999 2.65% 842 2.23% 37,724 CON 2.36%
Holbeck 52,381 72.98% 15,004 39.25% 14,994 39.22% 5,755 15.05% 1,994 5.22% 377 0.99% 105 0.27% 38,229 LAB 0.03%
Stanlow 83,121 72.76% 30,448 50.34% 20,003 33.07% 6,995 11.57% 2,090 3.46% 501 0.83% 444 0.73% 60,481 LAB 17.27%
Beachcastle 35,381 71.53% 4,337 17.14% 10,994 43.44% 5,995 23.69% 2,944 11.63% 855 3.38% 183 0.72% 25,308 CON 19.75%
Travercraig 59,313 75.34% 10,995 24.60% 18,883 42.26% 7,447 16.66% 4,775 10.69% 1,844 4.13% 744 1.66% 44,688 CON 17.65%
Mirstone 57,391 78.05% 14,447 32.25% 15,994 35.70% 6,993 15.61% 5,943 13.27% 774 1.73% 644 1.44% 44,795 CON 3.45%
Roselake 62,381 76.85% 15,993 33.36% 19,447 40.56% 5,443 11.35% 5,733 11.96% 994 2.07% 332 0.69% 47,942 CON 7.20%
Warlington 61,831 77.87% 19,443 40.38% 18,557 38.54% 6,042 12.55% 2,278 4.73% 1,384 2.87% 443 0.92% 48,147 LAB 1.84%
Strongfair 43,819 74.35% 14,227 43.67% 10,388 31.89% 4,388 13.47% 2,994 9.19% 448 1.38% 134 0.41% 32,579 LAB 11.78%
Niska 50,912 79.91% 14,338 35.24% 15,558 38.24% 5,558 13.66% 3,004 7.38% 1,338 3.29% 889 2.19% 40,685 CON 3.00%
Pathstow 91,381 77.22% 19,558 27.72% 30,338 42.99% 10,337 14.65% 6,484 9.19% 1,855 2.63% 1,993 2.82% 70,565 CON 15.28%
Gilramore 43,831 72.78% 5,668 17.77% 9,448 29.62% 8,448 26.48% 4,338 13.60% 2,994 9.39% 1,003 3.14% 31,899 CON 3.13%
Norbury 50,312 70.13% 10,337 29.30% 12,994 36.83% 4,558 12.92% 4,033 11.43% 2,588 7.33% 774 2.19% 35,284 CON 7.53%
Peterboro 7,493 82.16% 885 14.38% 3,255 52.88% 1,235 20.06% 248 4.03% 301 4.89% 232 3.77% 6,156 CON 32.81%
Macson 50,391 76.49% 12,559 32.58% 11,448 29.70% 6,884 17.86% 4,995 12.96% 1,885 4.89% 774 2.01% 38,545 LAB 2.88%
Holsworthy 56,381 72.95% 13,994 34.02% 18,885 45.92% 4,337 10.54% 1,884 4.58% 1,033 2.51% 996 2.42% 41,129 CON 11.89%
Calcheth 36,384 77.39% 17,337 61.57% 2,588 9.19% 3,004 10.67% 4,557 16.18% 445 1.58% 227 0.81% 28,158 LAB 45.39%
Archensheen 50,434 72.55% 10,448 28.55% 19,448 53.15% 3,338 9.12% 2,113 5.77% 777 2.12% 466 1.27% 36,590 CON 24.60%
Lullin 58,391 72.44% 11,338 26.81% 22,123 52.30% 5,337 12.62% 1,994 4.71% 1,003 2.37% 502 1.19% 42,297 CON 25.50%
Guthram 53,481 81.09% 12,994 29.96% 23,337 53.81% 4,229 9.75% 1,443 3.33% 775 1.79% 588 1.36% 43,366 CON 23.85%
Holy Island 83,325 75.10% 15,338 24.51% 35,884 57.34% 7,447 11.90% 1,994 3.19% 1,033 1.65% 885 1.41% 62,581 CON 32.83%
4,202,588 75.66% 1,091,013 32.56% 1,099,087 34.10% 467,379 15.82% 356,036 11.52% 119,925 4.38% 47,199 1.61% 3,180,639

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