PCC Elections - 5 May

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Where can I view General Election (Parliamentary) results?

East Riding of Yorkshire Council administered the General Election for three constituencies within its authority boundary: Beverley-and-Holderness, East Yorkshire and Haltemprice-and-Howden. Select the constituency below you wish to view the result for.

Brigg and Goole constituency

The election for Brigg and Goole constituency was administered by North Lincolnshire Council. Andrew Percy (Conservative Party) was duly elected with 22,946 votes.

Visit North Lincolnshire Council's website for more information:

North Lincolnshire Council - Brigg and Goole General Election Result 7 May 2015 (external website)

Hull West and Hessle constituency

The election for Hull West and Hessle constituency was administered by Hull City Council. Alan Johnson (Labour Party) was duly elected with 15,646 votes.

Visit Hull City Council's website for more information:

Hull City Council - Hull West and Hessle General Election Result 7 May 2015 (external website)

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Where can I view Ward election results?

By-election results for East Riding of Yorkshire Council wards will be displayed below as and when they are declared.

Pocklington Provincial Ward By-Election - 7 April 2016

Andy Strangeway, Independent Candidiate was duly elected with 1,032 votes.

Declaration of Result (pdf 86kb opens in new window) 


May 2015 ward election results

To view election results for May 2015 please select the ward you want to view from the drop down list below:

Where can I view Parish election results?

By-election results for Parish and Town councils will be displayed below as and when they are declared.

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May 2015 Parish election results?

To view election results for May 2015 please select the parish you want to view from the drop down list below.

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Where can I view European Parliamentary election results?

The six MEPs elected for the Yorkshire and the Humber Region at the 22 May 2014 European Election were:

  1. Jane Maria Collins - UK Independence Party (UKIP)

  2. Linda McAvan - Labour Party

  3. Timothy John Robert Kirkhope - Conservative Party

  4. Amjad Mahmood Bashir - UK Independence Party (UKIP)

  5. Richard Corbett - Labour Party

  6. Mike Hookem - UK Independence Party (UKIP) 

View details of the regional results and turnout (including those for East Riding of Yorkshire):

Yorkshire and the Humber Regional Results 2014 (pdf 270kb opens in new window)

View the D'Hondt method document for an explanation of the system used to calculate the results:

D'Hondt method (pdf 436kb opens in new window) 

More information on MEPs for the Yorkshire and Humber region can be viewed on the Member of European Parliament page. Alternatively more information can also be obtain from the European Parliamentary website:  

European Parliament Information Office (external website) 

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Where can I view Police and Crime Commissioner election results?

The result, using the supplementary voting system, of the police and crime commissioner election for the Humberside police area, which took place on 15 November 2012, was as follows: 

Matthew Grove - The Conservative Party Candidate, was duly elected as the Police and Crime Commissioner for the Humberside police area with 42,164 votes.

Notice of results - first count
Name of candidate Description Number of votes
Bloom, Godfrey
UK Independence Party (UK I P)
21,484
Butterworth, Simone
Liberal Democrats
11,655
Davison, Paul
Independent
28,807
Eyre, Neil
Independent
3,976
Grove, Matthew The Conservative Party Candidate
29,440
Prescott, John
Labour Party Candidate
33,282
Sweeney, Walter
Independent
5,118

The total number of valid first and second preference votes cast for each of the remaining candidates is as follows:  

Notice of result - second count
Name and description
First preferences
Second preferences
Total
Grove, Matthew
29,440
12,724
42,164
Prescott, John
33,282
6,651
39,933

 

Supplementary Vote system

Voters are limited to a first and second preference choice, although voters do not have to make a second choice if they do not wish to. All the first choices are then counted, and if a candidate receives more than 50 per cent of the first preference votes on the first count then they are elected.

If no candidate receives more than 50 per cent of the first preferences then the top two candidates continue to a second round and all other candidates are set aside. The second-choice votes of everyone whose first choice has been set aside are then counted. Any votes for the two remaining candidates are then added to their first-round totals. Whichever candidate has the most votes after these second-preferences have been allocated is declared the winner.

Watch a video that explains how the supplementary vote system works (external website opens in new window)

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