Rotherham

Rotherham is a constituency in the Yorkshire and The Humber region of England. The seat has been held by Sarah Champion (Labour) since November 2012.

29-Nov-2012 By-election

The 29-Nov-2012 By-election was held on 29 November 2012. A total of 11 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
5,318
Electorate
63,420
Turnout
33.8%

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
Champion, Sarah
Labour
9,966 46.5% 1.8%
Collins, Jane
UK Independence Party
4,648 21.7% 15.7%
Guest, Marlene
BNP
1,804 8.4% -2.0%
Ridley, Yvonne
Respect
1,778 8.3% 8.3%
Wilson, Simon
Conservative
1,157 5.4% -11.3%
Wildgoose, David
Eng Dem
703 3.3% 3.3%
Copley, Simon
Independent
582 2.7% 2.7%
Beckett, Michael
Liberal Democrat
451 2.1% -13.9%
Dyson, Ralph
TUSC
281 1.3% 1.3%
Dickson, Paul
Independent
51 0.2% 0.2%
Bristow, Clint
Independent
29 0.1% 0.1%