By-election results from 2015

The tables below show results for all UK by-elections held for seats at Westminster since the 2015 general election. A chart showing by-election turnout is also available.


Tooting

Held 16th June 2016, due to incumbent MP standing down after election to London Mayor.

  • Labour Hold
  • Majority 19.8% (6,357)
Tooting by-election vote share
Labour 55.9%
Conservative 36.1%
Green 2.6%
Liberal Democrat 2.6%
UKIP 1.6%

Tooting by-election results 2016
Candidate Party Votes % ±%
Rosena Allin-Khan Labour 17,894 55.9 +8.7
Dan Watkins Conservative 11,537 36.1 –5.8
Esther Obiri-Darko Green 830 2.6 –1.5
Alex Glassbrook Lib Dem 820 2.6 –1.4
Elizabeth Jones UKIP 507 1.6 –1.3
Des Coke Christian Peoples 164 0.5
Alan Hope Monster Raving Loony 54 0.2
Graham Moore English Democrats 50 0.2
Akbar Ali Malik Immigrants Party 44 0.1
Ankit Love One Love Party 32 0.1
Zirwa Javaid Independent 30 0.1
Zia Samadani Independent 23 0.1
Bobby Smith Give Me Back Elmo 9 0.0
Smiley Smillie Independent 5 0.0

Tooting 2015 general election result


Ogmore

Held 5th May 2016, due to incumbent MP standing down to run for Welsh Assembly.

  • Labour Hold
  • Majority 36.4% (8,575)
Ogmore by-election vote share
Labour 52.6%
UKIP 16.2%
Plaid Cymru 15.7%
Conservative 12.6%
Liberal Democrat 3.0%

Ogmore by-election results 2016
Candidate Party Votes % ±%
Chris Elmore Lab 12,383 52.6 –0.3
Glenda Davies UKIP 3,808 16.2 +1.2
Abi Thomas Plaid Cymru 3,683 15.7 +5.6
Alex Williams Conservative 2,956 12.6 –3.3
Janet Ellard Lib Dem 702 3 –0.0

Ogmore 2015 general election result


Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough

Held 5th May 2016, due to the death of Harry Harpham MP.

  • Labour Hold
  • Majority 42.5% (9,590)
Sheffield Brightside & Hillsborough by-election vote share
Labour 62.4%
UKIP 19.9%
Liberal Democrat 6.1%
Conservative 5.6%
Green 4.2%

Sheffield Brightside & Hillsborough by-election results 2016
Candidate Party Votes % ±%
Gill Furniss Lab 14,087 62.4 +5.9
Steven Winstone UKIP 4,497 19.9 –2.2
Shaffaq Mohammed Lib Dem 1,385 6.1 +1.6
Spencer Pitfield Con 1,267 5.6 –5.4
Christine Gilligan Kubo Green 938 4.2 –0.1
Steve Mannion Yorkshire First 349 1.5
Bobby Smith Give Me Back Elmo 58 0.2

Sheffield Brightside & Hillsborough 2015 general election result


Oldham West and Royton

Held 3rd December 2015, due to the death of Michael Meacher.

  • Labour Hold
  • Majority 38.95% (10,835)
  • Swing 2.39% UKIP to Lab
  • Turnout 40.26%
Oldham West & Royton by-election vote share
Labour 62.27%
UKIP 23.32%
Conservative 9.33%
Liberal Democrat 3.68%
Green 0.9%
Monster Loony 0.51%

Oldham Weston & Royton by-election results 2015
Candidate Party Votes % ±%
Jim McMahon Lab 17,209 62.27 +7.49
John Bickley UKIP 6,487 23.32 +2.71
James Daly Con 2,596 9.33 –9.65
Jane Brophy Lib Dem 1,024 3.68 –0.0
Simeon Hart Green 249 0.90 –1.05
Sir Oink A-Lot MRLP 141 0.51  

Oldham West & Royton 2015 general election result

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