Canterbury

Canterbury is a constituency in Kent, in the South East of England. The seat has been held by Rosie Duffield (Labour) 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
9,798
Electorate
81,341
Turnout
65.7%

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
Julian Brazier
Conservative
22,918 42.9% -1.9%
Hugh Lanning
Labour
13,120 24.5% 8.4%
Jim Gascoyne
UK Independence Party
7,289 13.6% 9.8%
James Flanagan
Liberal Democrat
6,227 11.6% -20.9%
Stuart Jeffery
Green Party
3,746 7.0% 4.7%
Robert Cox
The Socialist Party of Great Britain
165 0.3% 0.3%