St Helens South and Whiston

St Helens South and Whiston is a constituency in the North West region of England. The seat has been held by Ms Marie Rimmer (Labour) since May 2015.

2015 General Election

The 2015 General Election was held on 7 May 2015. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
21,243
Electorate
77,720
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
Marie Rimmer
Labour
28,950 59.8% 6.9%
Gillian Keegan
Conservative
7,707 15.9% -1.9%
John Beirne
UK Independence Party
6,766 14.0% 11.3%
Brian Spencer
Liberal Democrat
2,737 5.7% -16.6%
James Chan
Green Party
2,237 4.6% 4.6%