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.

2017 General Election

The 2017 General Election was held on 8 June 2017. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
24,002
Electorate
75,067
Turnout
70.5%

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
Alex Burghart
Conservative
34,811 65.8% 7.0%
Gareth Barrett
Labour
10,809 20.4% 7.9%
Karen Chilvers
Liberal Democrat
4,426 8.4% -0.5%
Michael McGough
UK Independence Party
1,845 3.5% -13.3%
Paul Jeater
Green Party
915 1.7% -1.0%
Louca Kousoulou
Independent
104 0.2% 0.2%