Dewsbury parliamentary constituency
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2015 General election results
Winner Labour Gain (2.7% majority)
MP Paula Sherriff
Seat type Lab-Con Ultra marginal seat
Turnout 67.2% (Total electorate: 79770)
Region Yorkshire and the Humber
Dewsbury results for General election, 2015

Share of election votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Paula Sherriff
Lab 22,406 41.8% +9.6
Simon Reevell
Con 20,955 39.1% +4.1
Mark Thackray
UKI 6,649 12.4%
Ednan Hussain
Lib 1,924 3.6% -13.3
Adrian Cruden
Gre 1,366 2.5% +0.9
Richard Carter
Ind 236 0.4%
Steve Hakes
Ind 94 0.2%
Last four MPs
2015
Paula Sherriff
Labour
2010
Simon Reevell
Conservative
Party spending in 2015
Party spending in Dewsbury

Total spending £71,601 (ranked 139 of 650)

Conservative Con 27.1%
Labour Lab 65.8%
Liberal Democrats LD 3.9%
UK Independence Party UKIP 0.0%
Green Party Gre 2.4%
Scottish National Party SNP 0.0%
Plaid Cymru PC 0.0%
Other Oth 0.8%
Alliance Party AP 0.0%
Social Democratic & Labour Party SDLP 0.0%
Sinn Féin SF 0.0%
Democratic Unionist Party DUP 0.0%
Ulster Unionist Party UUP 0.0%
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