Colchester

Colchester is a constituency in Essex, in the East of England of England. The seat has been held by Will Quince (Conservative) since May 2015.

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
5,677
Electorate
79,996
Turnout
66.9%

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
Will Quince
Conservative
24,565 45.9% 6.9%
Tim Young
Labour
18,888 35.3% 19.1%
Bob Russell
Liberal Democrat
9,087 17.0% -10.5%
Mark Goacher
Green Party
828 1.5% -3.6%
Robin Rennie
CPA
177 0.3% 0.1%