Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough

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Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough is a Parliamentary constituency in Yorkshire. It was created for the 2010 general election, formed from electoral wards previously in Sheffield, Hillsborough and the redrawing of the Sheffield, Brightside constituency.

The current MP is Gill Furniss (Labour), first elected at the 2016 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?.

2016 By-Election

A by-election was held on 5th May 2016 following the death of Harry Harpham (Labour).

2015 General Election

Candidates announced:

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

2010 General Election Results

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour David Blunkett 21,400 55.0 −14.6
Liberal Democrat Jonathan Harston 7,768 20.0 +6.9
Conservative John Sharp 4,468 11.5 +1.7
BNP John Sheldon 3,026 7.8 +3.2
UKIP Pat Sullivan 1,596 4.1 +1.1
TUSC Maxine Bowler 656 1.7 N/A
Majority 13,632 35.0
Turnout 38,914 57.1 +7.1

Source: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/shared/election2010/results/constituency/d95.stm

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