Results for a UK general election on 6 May 2010 Elections contested by Liberal

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
Edinburgh North and Leith HEIN, John 69,207 68.4% 389 0.8% - 6th
Exeter GALE, Chris 77,158 67.7% 1,108 2.1% - 5th
Hackney South and Shoreditch RAE, Ben 72,841 58.8% 539 1.3% - 6th
Liverpool, West Derby RADFORD, Steve 63,082 56.7% 3,327 9.3% - 3rd
Thirsk and Malton CLARK, John 76,416 49.9% 1,418 3.7% - 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.