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.

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
5,299
Electorate
79,989
Turnout
60.7%

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
Liz McInnes
Labour
20,926 43.1% 3.0%
John Bickley
UK Independence Party
15,627 32.2% 29.6%
Iain Gartside
Conservative
9,268 19.1% -8.1%
Anthony Smith
Liberal Democrat
1,607 3.3% -19.4%
Abi Jackson
Green Party
1,110 2.3% 2.3%