Chelmsford

Chelmsford is a constituency in Essex, in the East of England of England. The seat has been held by Vicky Ford (Conservative) since June 2017.

2017 General Election

The 2017 General Election was held on 8 June 2017. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
13,572
Electorate
81,032
Turnout
70.2%

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
Vicky Ford
Conservative
30,525 53.7% 2.2%
Chris Vince
Labour
16,953 29.8% 12.2%
Stephen Robinson
Liberal Democrat
6,916 12.2% 0.3%
Nigel Carter
UK Independence Party
1,645 2.9% -11.3%
Reza Hossain
Green Party
821 1.4% -2.1%