British PM David Cameron who swept back in power


Conservative Party led by British Prime Minister David Cameron who swept back in power to govern the United Kingdom for another five years with a convincing majority. Conservative Party by winning 331 seats out of total 650 seats in House of Commons has emerged single largest party in this general election which was 36.9% vote share of the total national vote.

  • Labour Party is the second largest party of Briish and it has won 232 seats with 30.4% vote share, emerging as largest opposition party. Scottish National Party (SNP) has emerged third largest party in this election by winning 56 seats with 9% of vote share.
  • United Kingdom general election 2015 was held on 7 May 2015 to elect the 56th Parliament of the United Kingdom.
  • In general elections, voting takes place in all parliamentary constituencies across the country to elect Members of Parliament (MPs) of House of Commons i.e. the lower house of Parliament.
  • Scottish National Party put up a spectangular performance which winning 56 of the 59 Scottish parliamentary seats and putting an end to the domination of the labour party.

- Published/Last Modified on: May 14, 2015