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Election for the constituency of Brecon and Radnorshire on 7 May 2015

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

Conservative gain from Liberal Democrats by Chris Davies with a majority of 5,102 - 12.7% - on a turnout of 73.6%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
DAVIES, Chris Con 16,453 41.1% 4.5%
WILLIAMS, Roger LD 11,351 28.3% -17.8%
DORRANCE, Matthew Lab 5,904 14.7% 4.2%
THOMAS, Darran UKIP 3,338 8.3% 6.1%
GREAVES, Freddy PC 1,767 4.4% 1.9%
CARMICHAEL, Chris Green 1,261 3.1% 2.3%

An electorate of 54,441, having a valid vote count of 40,074 and an invalid vote count of 71.

Result declared at 02:53 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.