Brentwood and Ongar

Brentwood and Ongar is a constituency in Essex, in the East of England of England. The seat has been held by Alex Burghart (Conservative) since June 2017.

2015 General Election

The 2015 General Election was held on 7 May 2015. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
21,810
Electorate
71,918
Turnout
72.2%

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
Eric Pickles
Conservative
30,534 58.8% 1.9%
Michael McGough
UK Independence Party
8,724 16.8% 12.8%
Liam Preston
Labour
6,492 12.5% 2.6%
David Kendall
Liberal Democrat
4,577 8.8% -14.6%
Reza Hossain
Green Party
1,397 2.7% 1.5%
Robin Tilbrook
Eng Dem
173 0.3% -0.6%