Cheltenham

Cheltenham is a constituency in Gloucestershire, in the South West of England. The seat has been held by Alex Chalk (Conservative) since May 2015.

2010 General Election

The 2010 General Election was held on 6 May 2010. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LD
Liberal Democrat Hold
Majority
4,920
Electorate
78,998
Turnout
66.8%

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
Horwood, Martin
Liberal Democrat
26,659 50.5% 11.1%
Coote, Mark
Conservative
21,739 41.2% 2.4%
Green, James
Labour
2,703 5.1% -6.7%
Bowman, Peter
UK Independence Party
1,192 2.3% 1.0%
Hanks, Dancing Ken
MRLP
493 0.9% 0.9%