Christchurch

Christchurch is a constituency in Dorset, in the South West of England. The seat has been held by Sir Christopher Chope (Conservative) since May 2010.

2010 General Election

The 2010 General Election was held on 6 May 2010. A total of 4 candidates ran for election.

Summary

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
15,410
Electorate
68,859
Turnout
71.8%

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
Chope, Christopher
Conservative
27,888 56.4% 1.1%
Hurll, Martyn
Liberal Democrat
12,478 25.3% 1.2%
Deeks, Robert
Labour
4,849 9.8% -5.8%
Williams, David
UK Independence Party
4,201 8.5% 3.4%