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Election for the constituency of Romsey and Southampton North on 7 May 2015

An election to the 56th Parliament of the United Kingdom for the constituency area of Romsey and Southampton North, held as part of the general election on 7 May 2015.

Conservative hold by Caroline Nokes with a majority of 17,712 - 36.6% - on a turnout of 72.8%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
NOKES, Caroline Con 26,285 54.3% 4.6%
NICHOLLS, Ben LD 8,573 17.7% -23.5%
PAFFEY, Darren Lab 5,749 11.9% 5.5%
JAMES, Sandra UKIP 5,511 11.4% 8.8%
CALLAGHAN, Ian Green 2,280 4.7% -

An electorate of 66,519, having a valid vote count of 48,398 and an invalid vote count of 141.

Result declared at 05:57 on 8 May 2015. Declaration times data is not official, as it not recorded on election declarations, so should be regarded as indicative.

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.