Election for the constituency of West Lancashire on 6 May 2010.

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

Labour hold by Rosie Cooper with a majority of 4,343 - 9.0% - on a turnout of 65.7%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
COOPER, Rosie Lab 21,883 45.1% -2.9%
OWENS, Adrian Con 17,540 36.2% 2.2%
GIBSON, John LD 6,573 13.6% -0.5%
NOONE, Damon UKIP 1,775 3.7% 1.6%
CRANIE, Peter Green 485 1.0% -
BRAID, David C28 217 0.4% -

An electorate of 73,835, having a valid vote count of 48,473 and an invalid vote count of 95.

Result declared at 05:45 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 West Lancashire 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.