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.

05-May-2016 By-election

The 05-May-2016 By-election was held on 5 May 2016. A total of 7 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
9,590
Electorate
68,439
Turnout
33%

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
Gill Furniss
Labour
14,087 62.4% 62.4%
Steven Dominic Winstone
UK Independence Party
4,497 19.9% 19.9%
Shaffaq Mohammed
Liberal Democrat
1,385 6.1% 6.1%
Spencer Pitfield
Conservative
1,267 5.6% 5.6%
Christine Gilligan Kubo
Green Party
938 4.2% 4.2%
Stevie Shaun Manion
Yorkshire First
349 1.5% 1.5%
Bobby Smith
Give Me Back Elmo
58 0.3% 0.3%