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Election for the constituency of Strangford on 7 May 2015

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

DUP hold by Jim Shannon with a majority of 10,185 - 30.0% - on a turnout of 52.8%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
SHANNON, Jim DUP 15,053 44.4% -1.5%
BURGESS, Robert UUP 4,868 14.3% -
ARMSTRONG, Kellie APNI 4,687 13.8% 5.1%
BOYLE, Joe SDLP 2,335 6.9% 0.2%
JORDAN, Joe UKIP 2,237 6.6% -
ANDREWS, Johnny Con 2,167 6.4% -
COOPER, Stephen TUV 1,701 5.0% -0.6%
BAILIE, Sheila SF 876 2.6% -1.0%

An electorate of 64,289, having a valid vote count of 33,924 and an invalid vote count of 180.

Result declared at 02:03 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.