Resounding Victory for No to AV in Reading East

The results from the count on Friday show that the majority of people in Reading East have firmly rejected the proposal to change the way we elect our MPs and introduce the Alternative Vote.

Many thanks to everyone in Reading East who supported the NO to AV campaign.

Reading Borough

17,605 Yes    38.97% Yes

27,571 No      61.03% No

Total electorate size : 108,236
Turnout : 45,482
Turnout as a percentage : 42.02%
Number of valid votes cast : 45,176
Number of spoilt ballots : 306

 

Wokingham Borough

15,968 Yes 28.93% Yes

39,232 No 71.07% No

Total electorate size : 117,104
Turnout : 55,419
Turnout as a percentage : 47.32%
Number of valid votes cast : 55,200

Number of spoilt ballots : 219


 

Final UK result

6,152,607 Yes Total votes 'Yes': 32.10%

13,013,123 No Total votes 'No': 67.90%