Wirral South

Wirral South is a constituency in Wirral, in the North West of England. The seat has been held by Alison McGovern (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
4,599
Electorate
56,956
Turnout
73.5%

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
Alison McGovern
Labour
20,165 48.2% 7.4%
John Bell
Conservative
15,566 37.2% -2.2%
David Scott
UK Independence Party
3,737 8.9% 5.7%
Elizabeth Jewkes
Liberal Democrat
1,474 3.5% -13.0%
Paul Cartlidge
Green Party
895 2.1% 2.1%