12 December 2019 Council and democracy

General election - December 2019

On Thursday 12 December, a general election took place. Overnight, we counted all the votes cast in the city at the Brighton Centre. Results from Brighton Kemptown, Brighton Pavilion and Hove have been announced.

Brighton Kemptown result

Lloyd Russell-Moyle (Labour) has been elected as the MP for Brighton Kemptown.

Candidate and party Number of votes
Graham Cushway – Brexit Party 1,327
Joe Miller – Conservative 16,972
Alexandra Phillips – Green 2,237
Lloyd Russell-Moyle – Labour 25,033
Ben Thomas – Liberal Democrat 2,964

The turnout for this constituency is 48,676. 69.7% of an electorate of 69,833.

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Brighton Pavilion result

Caroline Lucas (Green) has been elected as the MP for Brighton Pavilion.

Candidate and party Number of votes
Bob Dobbs – Independent 212
Nigel Furness – UKIP 177
Emma Hogan – Conservative 10,176
Adam Imanpour – Labour 13,211
Caroline Lucas – Green 33,151
Richard Milton – Brexit Party 770
Citizen Skwith – Monster Raving Loony Party 301

The turnout for this constituency is 58,157. 73.56% of an electorate of 79,057.

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Hove result

Peter Kyle (Labour) has been elected as the MP for Hove.

Candidate and party Number of votes
Beatrice Bass – Liberal Democrat 3,731
Dame Dixon – Monster Raving Loony Party 195
Angela Hancock – Brexit Party 1,111
Peter Kyle – Labour 32,876
Robert Nemeth – Conservative 15,832
Charlotte Sabel – Independent 150
Ollie Sykes – Green 2,496

The turnout for this constituency is 56,548. 76.09% of an electorate of 74,313.

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