Ashfield

Ashfield is a constituency in Nottinghamshire, in the East Midlands of England. The seat is currently vacant, and was last held by Gloria De Piero (Labour) between 6 May 2010 to 6 November 2019.

The dissolution of Parliament took place on 6 November 2019. All business in the House of Commons has come to an end and there are no MPs. Every seat in the Commons is vacant until after the general election on 12 December 2019.

From the home page you can access links to more information about Parliament during the election period.

2015 General Election

The 2015 General Election was held on 7 May 2015. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
8,820
Electorate
77,091
Turnout
61.5%

You can view more detailed information about this election result on the election result pages.

Share of the vote

The graph below shows the share of the vote across all the candidates.

Breakdown

The table below shows the individual vote breakdown for each candidate.

Candidate/Party Votes Share Change
Gloria De Piero
Labour
19,448 41.0% 7.3%
Helen Harrison
Conservative
10,628 22.4% 0.2%
Simon Ashcroft
UK Independence Party
10,150 21.4% 19.5%
Philip Smith
Liberal Democrat
7,030 14.8% -18.5%
Mike Buchanan
Justice for Men & Boys
153 0.3% 0.3%