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Twickenham

Shows the general election results for Twickenham, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 80,569 and a turnout of 74.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LD
Liberal Democrat Hold
Cable, Vincent
Majority
12,140
Electorate
80,569
Turnout
74.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
LD 54.4%
Con 34.1%
Lab 7.7%
UKIP 1.5%
Green 1.1%
BNP 1.1%
CURE 0.1%
Magna Cart 0.1%

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 (%)
Cable, Vincent  LD 32,483 54.4 2.7
Thomas, Deborah  Con 20,343 34.1 1.7
Tomlinson, Brian  Lab 4,583 7.7 -3.7
Gilbert, Briam * UKIP 868 1.5 0.0
Roest, Stephen * Green 674 1.1 -1.7
Hurst, Chris * BNP 654 1.1 1.1
Cole, Harry * CURE 76 0.1 0.1
Armstrong, Paul * Magna Cart 40 0.1 0.1
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year LD Con Lab UKIP Green BNP CURE Magna Cart Oth
2005 51.6% 32.4% 11.4% 1.5% 2.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.4%
2010 54.4% 34.1% 7.7% 1.5% 1.1% 1.1% 0.1% 0.1% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
280 Twickenham 20.3%
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%
95 Twickenham 54.4%
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%
20 Twickenham 74.1%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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