Aldershot

Aldershot is a constituency in Hampshire, in the South East of England. The seat is currently vacant, and was last held by Leo Docherty (Conservative) between 8 June 2017 to 6 November 2019.

The dissolution of Parliament took place on 6 November 2019. All business in the House of Commons has come to an end and there are no MPs. Every seat in the Commons is vacant until after the general election on 12 December 2019.

From the home page you can access links to more information about Parliament during the election period.

2015 General Election

The 2015 General Election was held on 7 May 2015. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
14,901
Electorate
72,430
Turnout
63.8%

You can view more detailed information about this election result on the election result pages.

Share of the vote

The graph below shows the share of the vote across all the candidates.

Breakdown

The table below shows the individual vote breakdown for each candidate.

Candidate/Party Votes Share Change
Gerald Howarth
Conservative
23,369 50.6% 3.9%
Gary Puffett
Labour
8,468 18.3% 6.2%
Bill Walker
UK Independence Party
8,253 17.9% 13.4%
Alan Hilliar
Liberal Democrat
4,076 8.8% -25.6%
Carl Hewitt
Green Party
2,025 4.4% 4.4%