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Blackpool North and Cleveleys

Shows the general election results for Blackpool North and Cleveleys, which is a constituency in Lancashire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 66,017 and a turnout of 61.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Maynard, Paul
Majority
2,150
Electorate
66,017
Turnout
61.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 41.8%
Lab 36.5%
LD 13.3%
UKIP 4.1%
BNP 3.8%
MRLP 0.5%

Party results and changes 2005 - 2010

Results for each party with number of votes, percentage share of the vote and changes since last election.

Candidate Party Votes Vote (%) Change (%)
Maynard, Paul  Con 16,964 41.8 4.5
Martin, Penny  Lab 14,814 36.5 -9.2
Greene, Bill  LD 5,400 13.3 -0.4
Hopwood, Roy * UKIP 1,659 4.1 0.7
Clayton, James * BNP 1,556 3.8 3.8
Davies, Tony * MRLP 198 0.5 0.5
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab LD UKIP BNP MRLP
2005 37.2% 45.7% 13.7% 3.3% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 41.8% 36.5% 13.3% 4.1% 3.8% 0.5%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
550 Blackpool North and Cleveleys 5.3%
650 Fermanagh and South Tyrone 0.0%

Majority is calculated as the difference between the winning % share of the vote and second place % share of the vote.

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Highest winning vote share % Average: 47.2%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.0%
483 Blackpool North and Cleveleys 41.8%
650 Norwich South 29.4%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

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Highest % turnout Average: 65.1%
1 East Renfrewshire 77.3%
486 Blackpool North and Cleveleys 61.5%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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