City of Durham

City of Durham is a constituency in County Durham, in the North East of England. The seat has been held by Mary Kelly Foy (Labour) since December 2019.

2015 General Election

The 2015 General Election was held on 7 May 2015. A total of 7 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
11,439
Electorate
68,725
Turnout
66.5%

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
Roberta Blackman-Woods
Labour
21,596 47.3% 3.0%
Rebecca Coulson
Conservative
10,157 22.2% 9.0%
Liam Clark
UK Independence Party
5,232 11.5% 9.6%
Craig Martin
Liberal Democrat
5,153 11.3% -26.4%
Jonathan Elmer
Green Party
2,687 5.9% 5.9%
John Marshall
Independent
649 1.4% 1.4%
Jon Collings
Independent
195 0.4% 0.4%