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Election for the constituency of Stoke-On-Trent Central on 7 May 2015

An election to the 56th Parliament of the United Kingdom for the constituency area of Stoke-On-Trent Central, held as part of the general election on 7 May 2015.

Labour hold by Tristram Hunt with a majority of 5,179 - 16.7% - on a turnout of 51.3%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
HUNT, Tristram Lab 12,220 39.3% 0.5%
HAROLD, Mick UKIP 7,041 22.7% 18.3%
ASCOUGH, Liam Con 7,008 22.5% 1.5%
BREEZE, Mark Ind 2,120 6.8% -
ALI, Zulfiqar LD 1,296 4.2% -17.5%
ZABLOCKI, Jan Green 1,123 3.6% -
MAJID, Ali CSA 244 0.8% -
TOUSSAINT, Paul TUP 32 0.1% -

An electorate of 60,634, having a valid vote count of 31,084 and an invalid vote count of 150.

Result declared at 06:06 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.