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Lancaster and Fleetwood

Shows the general election results for Lancaster and Fleetwood, which is a constituency in Lancashire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 67,379 and a turnout of 63.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Ollerenshaw, Eric
Majority
333
Electorate
67,379
Turnout
63.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 36.1%
Lab 35.3%
LD 19.1%
Green 4.4%
UKIP 2.4%
BNP 2.2%
Ind 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 (%)
Ollerenshaw, Eric  Con 15,404 36.1 2.5
Grunshaw, Clive  Lab 15,071 35.3 -7.1
Langhorn, Stuart  LD 8,167 19.1 3.5
Dowding, Gina * Green 1,888 4.4 -1.4
McGlade, Fred * UKIP 1,020 2.4 -0.1
Kent, Debra * BNP 938 2.2 2.2
Riley, Keith * Ind 213 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 Green UKIP BNP Ind
2005 33.6% 42.4% 15.6% 5.9% 2.5% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 36.1% 35.3% 19.1% 4.4% 2.4% 2.2% 0.5%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
630 Lancaster and Fleetwood 0.8%
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%
622 Lancaster and Fleetwood 36.1%
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%
416 Lancaster and Fleetwood 63.4%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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