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European Parliamentary elections

The last scheduled election for the European Parliamentary Election (South West Region) was on Thursday 23 May 2019.

Further information is available on the Electoral Commission website.

Regional returns

All of the necessary European Parliamentary election notices are available to view on the BCP website.


Change UK - The Independent Group - 1,296

Conservative and Unionist Party - 4,187

English Democrats - 253

Green Party  - 6,535

Labour Party - 1, 790

Liberal Democrats - 12,084

The Brexit Party - 18,822

UK Independence Party (UKIP) - 1,547

Maxey, Larch Ian Albert Frank (Independent) - 60

Rahman, Mothiur (Independent) - 31

Seed, Neville (Independent) - 106

The total number of votes rejected was - 229

The total number of valid votes in Somerset West and Taunton was 46,711.

The turnout in Somerset West and Taunton was 41.83%.