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.

2017 General Election

The 2017 General Election was held on 8 June 2017. A total of 4 candidates ran for election.

Summary

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
25,171
Electorate
70,309
Turnout
72%

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
Christopher Chope
Conservative
35,230 69.6% 11.5%
Patrick Canavan
Labour
10,059 19.9% 10.3%
Michael Cox
Liberal Democrat
4,020 7.9% 1.4%
Chris Rigby
Green Party
1,325 2.6% -1.7%