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Election for the constituency of Walthamstow on 7 May 2015

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

Labour hold by Stella Creasy with a majority of 23,195 - 55.5% - on a turnout of 62.4%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
CREASY, Stella Lab / Co-op 28,779 68.9% 17.0%
SAMUEL-LEPORT, Molly Con 5,584 13.4% -0.6%
GOLD, Michael Green 2,661 6.4% 4.5%
HILLMAN, Paul UKIP 2,507 6.0% 4.0%
CHEUNG, Steven LD 1,661 4.0% -24.7%
TAAFFE, Nancy TUSC 394 0.9% 0.3%
MERTON, Ellie Ind 129 0.3% -
LEFF, Jonty WRP 81 0.2% -

An electorate of 67,015, having a valid vote count of 41,796 and an invalid vote count of 181.

Result declared at 06:35 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.