South Swindon

South Swindon is a constituency in Wiltshire, in the South West of England. The seat has been held by Robert Buckland (Conservative) since May 2010.

2010 General Election

The 2010 General Election was held on 6 May 2010. A total of 7 candidates ran for election.

Summary

CON
Conservative Gain
Majority
3,544
Electorate
72,619
Turnout
64.9%

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
Buckland, Robert
Conservative
19,687 41.8% 4.9%
Snelgrove, Anne
Labour
16,143 34.3% -6.2%
Hooton, Damon
Liberal Democrat
8,305 17.6% 0.6%
Tingley, Robin
UK Independence Party
2,029 4.3% 2.1%
Miles, Jenni
Green Party
619 1.3% -1.6%
Kirk, Alastair
Christian
176 0.4% 0.4%
Evans, Karsten
Independent
160 0.3% -0.2%