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.

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
6,007
Electorate
67,743
Turnout
61.8%

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
Valerie Vaz
Labour
19,740 47.2% 7.5%
Sue Arnold
Conservative
13,733 32.8% -2.5%
Derek Bennett
UK Independence Party
6,540 15.6% 7.2%
Charlotte Fletcher
Green Party
1,149 2.7% 2.7%
Joel Kenrick
Liberal Democrat
676 1.6% -12.8%