Hampstead & Kilburn

Parliamentary constituency
LAB HOLD

Results

Labour
, with candidate Tulip Siddiq
, have the following results:
  • 23,977 total votes taken.
  • 44.4% share of the total vote
  • +11.6% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Simon Marcus
, have the following results:
  • 22,839 total votes taken.
  • 42.3% share of the total vote
  • +9.6% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Maajid Nawaz
, have the following results:
  • 3,039 total votes taken.
  • 5.6% share of the total vote
  • -25.6% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Rebecca Johnson
, have the following results:
  • 2,387 total votes taken.
  • 4.4% share of the total vote
  • +3.0% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Magnus Nielsen
, have the following results:
  • 1,532 total votes taken.
  • 2.8% share of the total vote
  • +2.1% change in share of the votes
Independent
, with candidate The Eurovisionary Carroll
, have the following results:
  • 113 total votes taken.
  • 0.2% share of the total vote
  • +0.2% change in share of the votes
The U(niversal) Party
, with candidate Robin Ellison
, have the following results:
  • 77 total votes taken.
  • 0.1% share of the total vote
  • +0.1% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

LAB majority: 1,138 2.1%
Turnout
67.3%

Vote share

Party %
LAB 44.4
CON 42.3
LD 5.6
GRN 4.4
UKIP 2.8
IND 0.2

Vote share change since 2010

-%
+%
LAB
+11.6
CON
+9.6
GRN
+3.0
UKIP
+2.1
IND
+0.2
LD
-25.6

Latest updates Hampstead & Kilburn

08.05.2015

14:25
Sitala Peek
BBC News
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A total of 113 people have voted for a parliamentary candidate who died four weeks before the election.

Former Eurovision contestant Ronnie Carroll died aged 80 on 13 April days after his name was printed on ballot papers for the Hampstead and Kilburn constituency.

The independent candidate was standing in the most marginal seat in England, won by Labour's Tulip Siddiq with a majority of 1,138.

05:23
Breaking

Labour hold seat

Tulip Siddiq has held on to her Labour seat in Hampstead and Kilburn.

04:08

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BBC London 94.9 reporter Murray Burnell tweets: Big Green presence in the London Borough of Camden, with leader Natalie Bennett in town. @BBCLondon949 #GE2015

The constituencies under the Camden count include: Hampstead and Kilburn and Holborn and St Pancras.

02:48

U-Kip

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BBC London 94.9's Murray Burnell tweets: UKIP candidate for Hampstead and Kilburn taking a, erm, kip. @BBCLondon949 #GE2015

07.05.2015

23:29

Who will win super-close marginal?

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Hampstead and Kilburn is a key marginal seat in north London and the closest three-way seat in the country.

In 2010, Labour's Glenda Jackson won by 42 votes, but this year she is not standing.

Here's BBC London's profile of the seat.

28.04.2015

22:53

Who will win super-close Hampstead?

The BBC's Alice Bhandhukravi talks to the candidates hoping to win the closest seat in the country.

27.04.2015

08:33

Brent North: Non-UK born voters could change political map

As part of the programme's coverage of 100 constituencies in 100 days, Matthew Price went to find out why voters born overseas want to vote in this General Election.

13.04.2015

23:01

Eurovision star Ronnie Carroll dies

Ronnie Carroll, a former UK Eurovision contestant who was due to stand in the 2015 general election, has died at the age of 80.

02.04.2015

09:35

Mapping the opinion polls

Explore a map of constituency polling in the run-up to the 2015 general election.

30.03.2015

21:46

London's key election battlegrounds

BBC London political editor Tim Donovan looks at the key marginal seats in traditionally Labour-leaning London.
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Constituency profile

The north-west London seat of Hampstead and Kilburn boasts millionaires and mansions in affluent Hampstead and a greater mixture of people from a variety of cultures, along with pockets of deprivation, in Kilburn. Schools are in high demand, and the Royal Free Hospital is a big employer in the locality. In addition, there are at least 60 English Heritage blue plaques marking the diverse personalities who have lived in Hampstead.

Of this seat's white residents, 3.7% are Irish, which is the third-highest ranking, according to figures from the ONS 2011 Census for England and Wales.

The constituency was created in 2010 out of the Brent East, Brent South and Hampstead and Highgate seats. Actress Glenda Jackson won for Labour with a majority of just 42. She collected 32.8% of the vote, with the Conservatives on 32.7%, LiberalDemocrats 31.2% and Green 1.4%.