Election results for Oldham West and Royton

Parliamentary Election - Thursday, 6th May, 2010

Oldham West and Royton Constituency

Oldham West and Royton - results
Election Candidate Party Votes %
Michael Meacher Labour 19503 45% Elected
Kamran Ghafoor Conservative 10151 24% Not elected
Mark Alcock Liberal Democrats 8193 19% Not elected
David Paul Joines British National Party 3049 7% Not elected
Helen Roberts United Kingdom Independence Party 1387 3% Not elected
Shahid Miah Respect Party 627 1% Not elected
Voting Summary
Details Number
Seats 1
Total votes 42910
Electorate 72359
Number of ballot papers issued 43163
Number of proxy votes 197
Number of ballot papers rejected 253
Number of postal votes sent 11328
Number of postal votes returned 8769
Turnout 60%
Share of the votes (%)
Michael Meacher 45% Elected
Kamran Ghafoor 24% Not elected
Mark Alcock 19% Not elected
David Paul Joines 7% Not elected
Helen Roberts 3% Not elected
Shahid Miah 1% Not elected
Results graph
Rejected ballot papers
DescriptionNumber
More candidates than entitled65
Unmarked or void for uncertainty180
Voter could be identified8
Total rejected253