Halton

Halton is a constituency in Cheshire, in the North West of England. The seat has been held by Derek Twigg (Labour) since May 2010.

2010 General Election

The 2010 General Election was held on 6 May 2010. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
15,504
Electorate
68,846
Turnout
60%

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
Twigg, Derek
Labour
23,843 57.7% -5.4%
Jones, Ben
Conservative
8,339 20.2% 0.3%
Harasiwka, Frank
Liberal Democrat
5,718 13.8% -3.2%
Taylor, Andrew
BNP
1,563 3.8% 3.8%
Moore, John
UK Independence Party
1,228 3.0% 3.0%
Craig, Jim
Green Party
647 1.6% 1.6%