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Election for the constituency of Bury South on 7 May 2015

An election to the 56th Parliament of the United Kingdom for the constituency area of Bury South, held as part of the general election on 7 May 2015.

Labour hold by Ivan Lewis with a majority of 4,922 - 10.4% - on a turnout of 63.9%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
LEWIS, Ivan Lab 21,272 45.1% 4.6%
CRITCHLOW, Daniel Con 16,350 34.6% 1.0%
MARTIN, Séamus UKIP 6,299 13.3% 11.2%
ANKERS, Paul LD 1,690 3.6% -14.6%
HEATH, Glyn Green 1,434 3.0% 2.0%
MORRIS, Valerie ED 170 0.4% -0.7%

An electorate of 73,883, having a valid vote count of 47,215 and an invalid vote count of 181.

Result declared at 04:34 on 8 May 2015. Declarations times do not form part of election declarations and should be regarded as indicative rather than official.

Under section 13(b) of the Representation of the People Act 1985, a candidate gaining 5% or less of the vote share will forfeit their deposit.