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United Kingdom general election, 2015 (London)

 

United Kingdom general election, 2015 (London)

United Kingdom general election, 2015

7 May 2015 (2015-05-07)

All 73 London seats to the House of Commons
  First party Second party Third party
 
Leader Ed Miliband David Cameron Nick Clegg
Party Labour Conservative Liberal Democrat
Leader since 25 September 2010 6 December 2005 18 December 2007
Last election 38 Seats 28 Seats 7 Seats
Seats before 38 28 7
Seats won 45 27 1
Seat change Increase7 Decrease1 Decrease6
Popular vote 1,545,080 1,233,386 272,544
Percentage 43.7% 34.9% 7.7%
Swing Increase7.1% Increase0.4% Decrease14.4%

 

 

Prime Minister before election

David Cameron
Conservative

Subsequent Prime Minister

David Cameron
Conservative

The United Kingdom general election, 2015, was held on 7 May 2015 and all 73 seats in London were contested. In contrast to the results in the United Kingdom, and particularly England, Labour came first in the capital, and won 62% of seats. Labour achieved their best result in [[

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