Heywood and Middleton

Heywood and Middleton is a constituency in Rochdale, in the North West of England. The seat has been held by Chris Clarkson (Conservative) since December 2019.

09-Oct-2014 By-election

The 09-Oct-2014 By-election was held on 9 October 2014. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
617
Electorate
79,170
Turnout
36%

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
McInnes, Liz
Labour
11,633 40.9% 0.8%
Bickley, John
UK Independence Party
11,016 38.7% 36.1%
Gartside, Iain
Conservative
3,496 12.3% -14.9%
Smith, Anthony
Liberal Democrat
1,457 5.1% -17.6%
Jackson, Abi
Green Party
870 3.1% 3.1%