Poplar and Limehouse

Poplar and Limehouse is a constituency in London, England. The seat has been held by Apsana Begum (Labour) since December 2019.

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
6,030
Electorate
74,955
Turnout
62.3%

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
Fitzpatrick, Jim
Labour
18,679 40.0% 4.7%
Archer, Tim
Conservative
12,649 27.1% 2.6%
Galloway, George
Respect
8,160 17.5% 17.5%
Fryer, Jonathan
Liberal Democrat
5,209 11.2% -2.8%
Lochner, Wayne
UK Independence Party
565 1.2% 1.2%
Osborne, Andrew
Eng Dem
470 1.0% 1.0%
Smith, Chris
Green Party
449 1.0% -1.7%
Mahmud, Kabir
Independent
293 0.6% 0.6%
Hoque, Mohammed
Independent
167 0.4% 0.4%
Thornton, Jim
Independent
59 0.1% 0.1%