Rt Hon Valerie Vaz MP

Valerie Vaz is the Labour MP for Walsall South, and has been an MP continuously since 6 May 2010. She currently undertakes the role of Shadow Leader of the House of Commons.

Last election result

Review the last election result for the constituency Walsall South when Valerie Vaz 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
3,456
Electorate
68,024
Turnout
62.4%

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
20,872 49.1% -8.2%
Gurjit Bains
Conservative
17,416 41.0% 3.8%
Gary Hughes
The Brexit Party
1,660 3.9% 3.9%
Paul Harris
Liberal Democrat
1,602 3.8% 2.4%
John Macefield
Green Party
634 1.5% 1.5%
Akheil Mehboob
Independent
288 0.7% 0.7%