Leicester West

Leicester West is a constituency in Leicestershire, in the East Midlands of England. The seat has been held by Liz Kendall (Labour) since May 2010.

2010 General Election

The 2010 General Election was held on 6 May 2010. A total of 10 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
4,017
Electorate
64,900
Turnout
55.2%

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
Kendall, Liz
Labour
13,745 38.4% -12.4%
Harvey, Celia
Conservative
9,728 27.2% 2.8%
Coley, Peter
Liberal Democrat
8,107 22.6% 4.4%
Reynolds, Gary
BNP
2,158 6.0% 6.0%
Ingall, Stephen
UK Independence Party
883 2.5% 2.5%
Forse, Geoff
Green Party
639 1.8% -3.0%
Huggins, Steven
Independent
181 0.5% 0.5%
Score, Steve
TUSC
157 0.4% 0.4%
Dyer, Shaun
Pirate
113 0.3% 0.3%
Bowley, John
Independent
108 0.3% 0.3%