Results for a UK general election on 6 May 2010 Elections contested by Mebyon Kernow - The Party for Cornwall

A general election to the 55th Parliament of the United Kingdom with an electorate of 45,597,461, having 29,687,604 valid votes and 81,879 invalid votes.

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Constituency Candidate Electorate Turnout Votes Vote share Vote change Position
Camborne and Redruth JENKIN, Loveday 63,975 66.4% 775 1.8% - 5th
North Cornwall WILLETT, Joanie 67,940 68.9% 530 1.1% - 5th
South East Cornwall HOLMES, Roger 71,373 69.5% 641 1.3% - 6th
St Austell and Newquay COLE, Dick 75,284 62.7% 2,007 4.2% - 4th
St Ives REED, Simon 66,944 68.6% 387 0.8% - 7th
Truro and Falmouth RICH, Loic 70,598 69.1% 1,039 2.1% - 5th

Turnout as calculated by the House of Commons Library, is the total number of votes cast and not spoiled, divided by the size of the electorate.

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.