Election for the constituency of Newcastle Upon Tyne North on 6 May 2010.

An election to the 55th Parliament of the United Kingdom for the constituency area of Newcastle Upon Tyne North, held as part of the general election on 6 May 2010.

Labour hold by Catherine McKinnell with a majority of 3,414 - 7.8% - on a turnout of 65.5%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
MCKINNELL, Catherine Lab 17,950 40.8% -9.0%
BEADLE, Ronald LD 14,536 33.1% 0.1%
PARKINSON, Stephen Con 7,966 18.1% 3.4%
GIBSON, Terry BNP 1,890 4.3% -
PROUD, Ian UKIP 1,285 2.9% -
HEYMAN, Anna Green 319 0.7% -

An electorate of 67,110, having a valid vote count of 43,946 and an invalid vote count of 68.

Result declared at 03:52 on 7 May 2010. 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.

This constituency of Newcastle Upon Tyne North was established by the 2010-2024 boundary set for England. This election was the first held under that boundary set. Any holds, gains and vote change percentages as a result of this election are calculated from notional results.