Rossendale and Darwen - UK Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Rossendale and Darwen constituency.

Note: Smaller parties may be omitted. The candidate with the largest vote who does not belong to one of the main parties is listed as 'Minor'. Votes listed for 'Other' are calculated by taking the votes from the main parties and 'Minor' away from the total votes cast.

NameRossendale and Darwen
RegionNorth West
1st in 2017Conservative
2nd in 2017Labour
Swing To Lose3.21%

Note: 'Swing To Lose' is the swing needed by the 2nd placed party against the 1st placed party to win the seat.

History

ElectionParty
Election 2017Conservative
Election 2015Conservative
Election 2010Conservative
Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)Labour
Election 2005Labour

Election 2017

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative25,49950.84%+4.24%
Labour22,28344.43%+9.36%
Liberal Democrat1,5503.09%+1.45%
Green8241.64%-0.49%
Majority3,2166.41%-
Turnout50,15669.19%+2.75%
Electorate72,486--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-2.56%-
Conservative hold

Election 2015

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative22,84746.60%+4.82%
Labour17,19335.07%+2.82%
UKIP6,86214.00%+10.57%
Green1,0462.13%N/A
Liberal Democrat8061.64%-16.48%
Minor1220.25%N/A
Others1480.30%N/A
Majority5,65411.53%-
Turnout49,02466.45%+2.09%
Electorate73,779--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-1.00%-
Conservative hold

Election 2010

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative19,69141.78%+6.99%
Labour15,19832.25%-10.64%
Liberal Democrat8,54118.12%+3.57%
UKIP1,6173.43%N/A
Minor1,0622.25%N/A
English Democrat6631.41%N/A
Others3560.76%N/A
Majority4,4939.53%-
Turnout47,12864.36%+2.88%
Electorate73,229--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-8.82%-
Conservative gain from Labour

Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour19,03042.89%-0.03%
Conservative15,43534.79%+0.14%
Liberal Democrat6,45914.56%-0.45%
Others3,4457.76%N/A
Majority3,5958.10%-
Turnout44,36961.47%-0.46%
Electorate72,175--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-0.08%-
Labour hold

Election 2005

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour19,07342.92%N/A
Conservative15,39734.65%N/A
Liberal Democrat6,67015.01%N/A
Minor1,7363.91%N/A
Green8211.85%N/A
UKIP7401.67%N/A
Majority3,6768.27%-
Turnout44,43761.93%N/A
Electorate71,753--
Swing-N/A-
Labour win
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