Rt Hon John Healey MP

John Healey is the Labour MP for Wentworth and Dearne, and has been an MP continuously since 1 May 1997. He currently undertakes the role of Shadow Secretary of State for Defence.

Last election result

Review the last election result for the constituency Wentworth and Dearne when John Healey was elected.

2019 General Election

The 2019 General Election was held on 12 December 2019. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
2,165
Electorate
74,536
Turnout
55.8%

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
John Healey
Labour
16,742 40.3% -24.7%
Emily Barley
Conservative
14,577 35.1% 3.8%
Stephen Cavell
The Brexit Party
7,019 16.9% 16.9%
Janice Middleton
Liberal Democrat
1,705 4.1% 0.3%
Lucy Brown
The Yorkshire Party
1,201 2.9% 2.9%
David Bettney
Social Democratic Party
313 0.8% 0.8%