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Blackpool South results

Election of the Member of Parliament for the Blackpool South Constituency held on 7 May 2015

The total number of votes for each candidate is as follows:

Blackpool South results
Candidate name Description  Total number of votesPercentage of votes 
ANTHONY, Peter The Conservative Party Candidate


CHARD, Lawrence Independent 73 0.23%
GREENE, William Louis (commonly known as Bill) Liberal Democrats 743 2.29%
HIGGINS, Andrew James (commonly known as Andy) Independent 655 2.02%
MARSDEN, Gordon Labour Party 13548 41.77%
ROYLE, Duncan John The Green Party 841 2.59%

WOOD, Peter

UK Independence Party (UKIP)






Blackpool South result graph

Rejected ballot paper statement

The number of ballot papers rejected is as follows:

a) Did not bear the official mark - 0

b) Voting for more than one candidate - 109

c) Writing or mark by which the voter could be identified - 14

d) Unmarked or void for uncertainty - 69

Total ballot papers rejected - 192


Electorate - 57,411

Ballot papers verified - 32,628

Turnout percentage - 56.83%