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Election for the constituency of Saffron Walden on 7 May 2015

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

Conservative hold by Alan Haselhurst with a majority of 24,991 - 43.4% - on a turnout of 71.4%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
HASELHURST, Alan Con 32,926 57.2% 1.7%
DAY, Peter UKIP 7,935 13.8% 9.7%
BERNEY, Jane Lab 6,791 11.8% 2.1%
HIBBS, Mike LD 6,079 10.6% -16.9%
STANNARD, Karmel Green 2,174 3.8% 2.4%
ASKER, Heather R4U 1,658 2.9% -

An electorate of 80,615, having a valid vote count of 57,563 and an invalid vote count of 219.

Result declared at 06:02 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.