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Election for the constituency of Bradford West on 7 May 2015

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

Labour hold by Naz Shah with a majority of 11,420 - 28.3% - on a turnout of 63.6%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
SHAH, Naz Lab 19,977 49.6% 4.2%
GALLOWAY, George Res 8,557 21.2% 18.2%
GRANT, George Con 6,160 15.3% -15.9%
BOOTA, Harry UKIP 3,140 7.8% 5.8%
GRIFFITHS, Alun LD 1,173 2.9% -8.8%
HICKSON, Celia Green 1,085 2.7% 0.4%
KIRKCALDY, James Ind 100 0.2% -
HIRST, Therese ED 98 0.2% -

An electorate of 63,372, having a valid vote count of 40,290 and an invalid vote count of 237.

Result declared at 06:07 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.