Brexit petition to revoke article 50 - the number of people signing up in West and East Sussex

A petition to put the brakes on Britain’s exit from the EU is picking up a lot of media attention as it is the most popular on the government website.

Tuesday, 26th March 2019, 9:18 am
Updated Tuesday, 26th March 2019, 9:21 am
Brexit petition

The petition - Revoke Article 50 and remain in the EU - is heading towards six million signatures at the time of writing. But how popular is it in West and East Sussex? We have pulled together the current numbers for the parliamentary constituencies for the two counties below. The petition can be viewed at https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/241584

Arundel and South Downs. 11,338 signatures - 11.82 per cent of 100,501 constituents
Bexhill and Battle. 8,756 signatures - 7.74 per cent of 110,809 constituents
Bognor Regis and Littlehampton. 5,714 signatures - 5.37 per cent of 106,496 constituents
Brighton Kemptown. 14,176 signatures - 20.89 per cent of 103,177 constituents
Brighton Pavilion. 27,542 signatures - 20.89 per cent of 103,177 constituents
Chichester. 11,546 signatures - 10.43 per cent of 110,722 constituents
Crawley. 6,452 signatures - 5.78 per cent of 111,764 constituents
East Worthing and Shoreham. 10,158 signatures - 10.18 per cent of 99,758 constituents
Eastbourne. 8,576 signatures - 7.74 per cent of 110,809 constituents
Hastings and Rye. 9,757 signatures - 8.73 per cent of 111,779 constituents
Horsham. 11,913 signatures - 10.65 per cent of 111,853 constituents
Hove. 21,557 signatures - 20.89 per cent of 103,177 constituents
Lewes. 13,319 signatures - 14.35 per cent of 92,793 constituents
Mid Sussex. 12,967 signatures - 11.53 per cent of 112,448 constituents
Wealden. 11,022 signatures - 10.14 per cent of 108,729 constituents
Worthing West. 8,592 signatures - 8.69 per cent of 98,911 constituents