Bury South

Bury South is a former constituency. It ceased to exist following the boundary change in 2024. It was located in the North West region of England. The seat was last held by Christian Wakeford (Labour) between 12 December 2019 to 30 May 2024.

The dissolution of Parliament took place on 30th May 2024. There are currently no MPs – all seats in the House of Commons are vacant until after the general election on 4th July 2024. Find information on former members who were MPs at the time Parliament dissolved.

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2017 General Election

The 2017 General Election was held on 8 June 2017. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
5,965
Electorate
73,715
Turnout
69.2%

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
Ivan Lewis
Labour
27,165 53.3% 8.2%
Robert Largan
Conservative
21,200 41.6% 6.9%
Ian Henderson
UK Independence Party
1,316 2.6% -10.8%
Andrew Page
Liberal Democrat
1,065 2.1% -1.5%
Peter Wright
Independent
244 0.5% 0.5%