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Election for the constituency of Wolverhampton South West on 7 May 2015

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

Labour gain from Conservatives by Rob Marris with a majority of 801 - 2.0% - on a turnout of 66.6%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
MARRIS, Rob Lab 17,374 43.2% 4.2%
UPPAL, Paul Con 16,573 41.2% 0.5%
EVERETT, Dave UKIP 4,310 10.7% 7.0%
CANTRILL, Andrea Green 1,058 2.6% -
UPSTONE, Neale LD 845 2.1% -13.9%
BOOTH, Brian Ind 49 0.1% -

An electorate of 60,368, having a valid vote count of 40,209 and an invalid vote count of 139.

Result declared at 05:39 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.