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Election for the constituency of Blackpool North and Cleveleys on 7 May 2015

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

Conservative hold by Paul Maynard with a majority of 3,340 - 8.5% - on a turnout of 63.1%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
MAYNARD, Paul Con 17,508 44.4% 2.7%
RUSHWORTH, Samuel Lab 14,168 36.0% -0.5%
NOBLE, Simon UKIP 5,823 14.8% 10.7%
CLOSE, Sue LD 948 2.4% -10.9%
WARNOCK, John Green 889 2.3% -
WALSH, James NorP 57 0.1% -

An electorate of 62,468, having a valid vote count of 39,393 and an invalid vote count of 207.

Result declared at 05:39 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.