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Wellingborough

Shows the general election results for Wellingborough, which is a constituency in Northamptonshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 76,846 and a turnout of 67.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Bone, Peter
Majority
11,787
Electorate
76,846
Turnout
67.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 48.2%
Lab 25.4%
LD 17.1%
UKIP 3.2%
BNP 3.1%
Eng Dem 1.0%
Green 0.9%
TUSC 0.5%
Ind 0.5%
Ind 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 (%)
Bone, Peter  Con 24,918 48.2 5.5
Buckland, Jayne  Lab 13,131 25.4 -16.0
Barron, Kevin  LD 8,848 17.1 5.6
Haynes, Adrian * UKIP 1,636 3.2 0.9
Walker, Rob * BNP 1,596 3.1 3.1
Spencer, Terry * Eng Dem 530 1.0 1.0
Hornett, Jonathan * Green 480 0.9 0.9
Crofts, Paul * TUSC 249 0.5 0.5
Donaldson, Gary * Ind 240 0.5 0.5
Lavin, Marcus * Ind 33 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 Con Lab LD UKIP BNP Eng Dem Green TUSC Ind Ind Oth
2005 42.7% 41.4% 11.5% 2.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.0%
2010 48.2% 25.4% 17.1% 3.2% 3.1% 1.0% 0.9% 0.5% 0.5% 0.5% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
240 Wellingborough 22.8%
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%
278 Wellingborough 48.2%
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%
244 Wellingborough 67.2%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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