Hull North

Parliamentary constituency


, with candidate Diana Johnson
, have the following results:
  • 18,661 total votes taken.
  • 52.8% share of the total vote
  • +13.6% change in share of the votes
, with candidate Sergi Singh
, have the following results:
  • 5,762 total votes taken.
  • 16.3% share of the total vote
  • +12.2% change in share of the votes
, with candidate Dehenna Davison
, have the following results:
  • 5,306 total votes taken.
  • 15.0% share of the total vote
  • +1.9% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Mike Ross
, have the following results:
  • 3,175 total votes taken.
  • 9.0% share of the total vote
  • -28.3% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Martin Deane
, have the following results:
  • 2,066 total votes taken.
  • 5.8% share of the total vote
  • +4.4% change in share of the votes
Yorkshire First
, with candidate Vicky Butler
, have the following results:
  • 366 total votes taken.
  • 1.0% share of the total vote
  • +1.0% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

LAB majority: 12,899 36.5%

Vote share

Party %
LAB 52.8
UKIP 16.3
CON 15.0
LD 9.0
GRN 5.8
YF 1.0

Vote share change since 2010


Latest updates Hull North



Johnson has support, says Johnson


Labour's Hull North MP Diana Johnson says neighbouring MP Alan Johnson would have a "lot of support" if he stood for the vacant Labour leadership.

Ms Johnson said: "If he was willing to put his name forward I'm sure there would be a lot of support for him."

Mr Johnson said he wouldn't speculate on the future leadership of the party.


UKIP charge falls flat in Grimsby

UKIP fall to third place in their target seat of Great Grimsby, with Labour's Melanie Onn winning with a 5,000 majority.

Labour hold

Tim Dale
BBC Local Live

Diana Johnson holds Hull North for Labour with a majority of more than 12,000.

UKIP were in second place.


Turnout figures in Hull seats

Tim Dale
BBC Local Live

The turnout figures for three seats in Hull are in.

Hull North 55.1%, Hull West & Hessle 53.9% and Hull East 53.7%.



Lib Dems expected to lose ground

Alasdair Gill
BBC News, Yorkshire

Hull North MP Diana Johnson just about hung on to her seat at the 2010 election, squeezing in ahead of the Lib Dems by 1.93%.

It should be a different story this time around though with the Lib Dems having lost support in the area over the last few years and Mike Ross expected to trail significantly behind his Labour rival.



Election 2015 in East Yorks & Lincs

A number of seats in East Yorkshire and Lincolnshire will be hotly-contested between the parties.
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Constituency profile

The Hull North seat has some leafy parts around the university but is a mostly working-class area that takes in the northern suburbs of the city. The University of Hull is a big employer here, with almost 1,000 academic staff and 2,000 administrative workers. In addition, the Sutton Fields Industrial Estate, three miles north of central Hull, houses a range of small businesses.

More than one in five, or 20.3%, of households rent their property from the council, according to statistics from the ONS 2011 Census for England and Wales.

The constituency has been Labour since its creation from Hull Central in 1983. The party's Diana Johnson had a narrow majority of 641 when she won at the 2010 election, grabbing 39.2% of the vote, followed by the Liberal Democrats on 37.3%, Conservatives 13.1% and BNP 4.3%.