Heywood and Middleton

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Heywood and Middleton is a Parliamentary constituency in Greater Manchester.

The current MP is Liz McInnes (Labour), elected at the 2014 by-election.

2017 General Election

Candidates:

Further information about candidates including website, social media and contact details can be found at Who Can I Vote For?.

2015 General Election

Candidates announced:

Further information about candidates including website, social media and contact details can be found at YourNextMP.com.

2014 By-Election

A by-election was held on 9th October 2014 following the death of Jim Dobbin (Labour).

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Liz McInnes 11,633 40.9 +0.8
UKIP John Bickley 11,016 38.7 +36.1
Conservative Iain Gartside 3,496 12.3 −14.9
Liberal Democrat Anthony Smith 1,457 5.1 −17.6
Green Abi Jackson 870 3.1 N/A
Majority 617 2.2 −10.7
Turnout 28,472 35.96 −21.6

References:

2010 General Election Results

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Jim Dobbin 18,499 40.1 −8.2
Conservative Michael Holly 12,528 27.2 +5.4
Liberal Democrat Wera Hobhouse 10,474 22.7 +2.5
BNP Peter Greenwood 3,239 7.0 +2.6
UKIP Victoria Cecil 1,215 2.6 +0.7
Independent Chrissy Lee 170 0.4 N/A
Majority 5,971 12.9
Turnout 46,125 57.5 +3.7

Source: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/shared/election2010/results/constituency/c20.stm

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