2010 General Election

Rotherham

Labour hold / Denis MacShane
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LabourMacShane, Denis16,74144.6%-8.2%
 ConservativeWhiteley, Jackie6,27916.7%+0.1%
 Liberal DemocratsTaylor, Rebecca5,99416%-1.2%
 BNPGuest, Marlene3,90610.4%+3.8%
 IndependentThirwall, Peter2,3666.3%N/A
 UKIPVines, Caven2,2205.9%+2.2%
Majority10,46227.9%-7.7%
Turnout37,50659.4%4.3%
Swing-4.15%
By-election held due to the MP's resignation due to parliamentary expenses fraud
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LabourChampion, Sarah9,96646.5%+1.9%
 UKIPCollins, Jane4,64821.7%+15.8%
 BNPGuest, Marlene1,8048.4%-2%
 RespectRidley, Yvonne1,7788.3%N/A
 ConservativeWilson, Simon1,1575.4%-11.3%
 English DemocratsWildgoose, David7033.3%N/A
 IndependentCopley, Simon5822.7%N/A
 Liberal DemocratsBeckett, Michael4512.1%-13.9%
 TUSCDyson, Ralph2611.2%N/A
 IndependentDickson, Paul510.2%N/A
 IndependentBristow, Clint290.1%N/A
Majority5,31824.8%-3.1%
Turnout21,430INF%0%
Swing-6.95%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election