Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough

Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough is a constituency in the Yorkshire and The Humber region of England. The seat has been held by Gill Furniss (Labour) since May 2016.

2010 General Election

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

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
13,632
Electorate
67,740
Turnout
57.4%

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
Blunkett, David
Labour
21,400 55.0% -14.6%
Harston, Jonathan
Liberal Democrat
7,768 20.0% 6.9%
Sharp, John
Conservative
4,468 11.5% 1.7%
Sheldon, John
BNP
3,026 7.8% 7.8%
Sullivan, Patricia
UK Independence Party
1,596 4.1% 1.1%
Bowler, Maxine
TUSC
656 1.7% 1.7%