UK Parliamentary Election 12 December 2019

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Declaration of result of poll

Election of a Member of Parliament for Chesham & Amersham on Thursday 12 December 2019

I, Joanna Swift, being the (Acting) Returning Officer at the above election, do hereby give notice that the number of votes recorded for each Candidate at the said election is as follows:

Name of Candidate

Description (if any)

Number of Votes*

BOOTH Alan John GrayThe Green Party Candidate3,042
GALLAGHER Daniel Paul Liberal Democrats14,627
GILLAN Cheryl Elise KendallThe Conservative Party Candidate30,850
TURMAINE Matthew RobertLabour Party7,166

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Number of ballot papers

A          want of an official mark


B          voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to


C          writing or mark by which voter could be identified


D          being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty





Vacant Seats: 1

Electorate: 72,542

Ballot Papers Issued: 55,978

Turnout: 77.2%


And I do hereby declare that Cheryl Elise Kendall Gillan is duly elected.