By-elections during the 2005-2010 Parliament

This page gives details of by-elections since the 2005 General Election. Click on the constituency name to view the full result. For information about by-election procedure see Election Timetables.

Constituency

Reason for by-election

Date of by-election

Result

New Member

Strangford

Resignation of Iris Robinson (DUP)
15 January 2009

No by-election called

N/A

Jim Shannon Elected at General Election 2010

North West Leicestershire

Death of David Taylor (Lab/Co-op)
26 December 2009

No by-election called

N/A

Andrew Bridgen Elected at General Election 2010

Glasgow North East (PDF PDF 23 KB)

Resignation of Rt Hon Michael Martin (SKP)
22 June 2009

12 November 2009

Labour win

William Bain

Norwich North (PDF PDF 23 KB)

Resignation of Dr Ian Gibson (Lab)
8 June 2009

23 July 2009

Conservative gain

Chloe Smith

Glenrothes (PDF PDF 23 KB)

Death of John MacDougall (Lab)
12 August 2008

6 November 2008

Labour hold

Lindsay Roy

Glasgow East (PDF PDF 104 KB)

Resignation of David Marshall (Lab)
30 June 2008

24 July 2008

SNP gain

John Mason

Haltemprice and Howden (PDF PDF 104 KB)

Resignation of Rt Hon David Davis (Con)
18 June 2008

10 July 2008

Conservative hold

David Davis

Henley (PDF PDF 104 KB)

Resignation of
Boris Johnson (Con)
4 June 2008

26 June 2008

Conservative hold

John Howell

Crewe and Nantwich (PDF PDF 104 KB)

Death of Gwyneth Dunwoody (Lab)
17 April 2008

22 May 2008

Conservative gain

Edward Timpson

Ealing Southall (PDF PDF 104 KB)

Death of Piara Khabra (Lab)
19 June 2007

19 July 2007

Labour hold

Virendra Sharmar

Sedgefield (PDF PDF 104 KB)

Resignation of Rt Hon Tony Blair (Lab)
27 June 2007

19 July 2007

Labour hold

Phil Wilson

Bromley & Chislehurst (PDF PDF 104 KB)

Death of Rt Hon Eric Forth (Con)
17 May 2006

29 June 2006

Conservative hold

Bob Neill

Blaenau Gwent (PDF PDF 104 KB)

Death of Peter Law (Ind)
25 Apr 2006

29 June 2006

Independent hold

Dai Davies

Dunfermline & West Fife (PDF PDF 104 KB)

Death of Rachel Squire (Lab)
5 January 2006

9 Feb 2006

Lib Dem gain

Willie Rennie

Livingston (PDF PDF 104 KB)

Death of Rt Hon Robin Cook (Lab)
6 August 2005

29 Sep 2005

Labour hold

Jim Devine

Cheadle (PDF PDF 104 KB)

Death of Patsy Calton (LD)
29 May 2005

14 Jul 2005

Lib Dem hold

Mark Hunter