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Election for the constituency of Norwich South on 7 May 2015

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

Labour gain from Liberal Democrats by Clive Lewis with a majority of 7,654 - 15.8% - on a turnout of 64.7%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
LEWIS, Clive Lab 19,033 39.3% 10.6%
TOWNSEND, Lisa Con 11,379 23.5% 0.6%
GRAHAME, Lesley Green 6,749 13.9% -1.0%
WRIGHT, Simon LD 6,607 13.6% -15.7%
EMMENS, Steve UKIP 4,539 9.4% 7.0%
PEEL, David CW 96 0.2% -
CEKER, Cengiz Ind 60 0.1% -

An electorate of 74,875, having a valid vote count of 48,463 and an invalid vote count of 177.

Result declared at 05:17 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.