Election for the constituency of Norwich South on 6 May 2010.

An election to the 55th Parliament of the United Kingdom for the constituency area of Norwich South, held as part of the general election on 6 May 2010.

Liberal Democrat gain from Labour by Simon Wright with a majority of 310 - 0.7% - on a turnout of 64.6%.


Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
WRIGHT, Simon LD 13,960 29.4% -0.6%
CLARKE, Charles Lab 13,650 28.7% -8.7%
LITTLE, Antony Con 10,902 22.9% 1.1%
RAMSAY, Adrian Green 7,095 14.9% 7.5%
EMMENS, Steve UKIP 1,145 2.4% 0.9%
HEATHER, Leonard BNP 697 1.5% -
POLLEY, Gabriel WRP 102 0.2% -

An electorate of 73,649, having a valid vote count of 47,551 and an invalid vote count of 70.

Result declared at 04:52 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 Norwich South 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.