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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 2015 it had a total electorate of 62,468 and a turnout of 63.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2015 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Paul Maynard
Majority
3,340
Electorate
62,468
Turnout
63.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2015
Con 44.4%
Lab 36.0%
UKIP 14.8%
LD 2.4%
Green 2.3%
The Northern Party 0.1%

Party results and changes 2010 - 2015

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

Candidate Party Votes Vote (%) Change (%)
Paul Maynard  Con 17,508 44.4 2.7
Samuel Rushworth  Lab 14,168 36.0 -0.5
Simon Noble  UKIP 5,823 14.8 10.7
Sue Close * LD 948 2.4 -10.9
John Warnock * Green 889 2.3 2.3
James Walsh * The Northern Party 57 0.1 0.1
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2015

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab UKIP LD Green The Northern Party BNP MRLP
2005 37.2% 45.7% 3.3% 13.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 41.8% 36.5% 4.1% 13.3% 0.0% 0.0% 3.8% 0.5%
2015 44.4% 36.0% 14.8% 2.4% 2.3% 0.1% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2015

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.3%
548 Blackpool North and Cleveleys 8.5%
650 Gower 0.1%

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: 50.0%
1 Liverpool, Walton 81.3%
470 Blackpool North and Cleveleys 44.4%
650 Belfast South 24.5%

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

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Highest % turnout Average: 66.2%
1 East Dunbartonshire 81.9%
474 Blackpool North and Cleveleys 63.1%
650 Stoke-on-Trent Central 51.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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