Walsall South

Walsall South is a constituency in Walsall, in the West Midlands of England. The seat has been held by Valerie Vaz (Labour) since May 2010.

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
1,755
Electorate
64,387
Turnout
63.5%

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
Vaz, Valerie
Labour
16,211 39.7% -9.5%
Hunt, Richard
Conservative
14,456 35.4% 6.9%
Sinha, Murli
Liberal Democrat
5,880 14.4% 4.6%
Bennett, Derek
UK Independence Party
3,449 8.4% 3.6%
Khan, Gulzaman
Christian
482 1.2% 1.2%
Mulia, Mohammed
Independent
404 1.0% -6.7%