General Election 2010

Welcome to the Rochdale Online General Election Special 2010.

Once again we are inviting candidates to submit their election 'pitch'; that is, why they believe they should be your MP and why you should vote for them.

Please use the navigation menu on the left to view contact details of each candidate and their 'pitch' if they have submitted one.

PartyNo. of CandidatesNo. of Pitches SubmittedPercentage
Liberal Democrat 2 2 100%
Conservative 2 2 100%
Labour 2 1 50%
Independent 2 1 50%
UKIP 2 0 0%
Islam Zinda Baad 1 1 100%
BNP 1 0 0%
National Front 1 0 0%

How To Vote

In the UK there are three different ways you can vote:

You can find out how to vote on The Electoral Commission web site


Electoral Registration Office:

Elections Team
Governance and Committee Services
Floor 2
Number One Riverside
Smith Street
OL16 1XU

If you have any questions, call 0300 303 0345 or email

General Election 2010