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Election for the constituency of Southampton, Test on 7 May 2015

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

Labour hold by Alan Whitehead with a majority of 3,810 - 8.7% - on a turnout of 62.1%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
WHITEHEAD, Alan Lab 18,017 41.3% 2.8%
MOULTON, Jeremy Con 14,207 32.5% -0.5%
HINGSTON, Pearline UKIP 5,566 12.8% 8.8%
MAWLE, Angela Green 2,568 5.9% 3.9%
FORD, Adrian LD 2,121 4.9% -17.5%
DAVIS, Chris Ind 770 1.8% -
CHAFFEY, Nick TUSC 403 0.9% -

An electorate of 70,270, having a valid vote count of 43,652 and an invalid vote count of 147.

Result declared at 05:01 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.