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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 2017 it had a total electorate of 63,967 and a turnout of 64.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Paul Maynard
Majority
2,023
Electorate
63,967
Turnout
64.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Con 49.4%
Lab 44.5%
UKIP 3.4%
LD 1.8%
Green 0.9%

Party results and changes 2015 - 2017

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 20,255 49.4 4.9
Chris Webb  Lab 18,232 44.5 8.5
Paul White * UKIP 1,392 3.4 -11.4
Sue Close * LD 747 1.8 -0.6
Duncan Royle * Green 381 0.9 -1.3
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2017

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%
2017 49.4% 44.5% 3.4% 1.8% 0.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2017

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 77.1%
554 Blackpool North and Cleveleys 4.9%
650 North East Fife 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: 55.9%
1 Liverpool, Walton 85.7%
489 Blackpool North and Cleveleys 49.4%
650 Ceredigion 29.2%

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

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Highest % turnout Average: 68.8%
1 Twickenham 79.5%
534 Blackpool North and Cleveleys 64.1%
650 Glasgow North East 53.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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