Erith and Thamesmead

Erith and Thamesmead is a constituency in London, England. The seat has been held by Abena Oppong-Asare (Labour) since December 2019.

2010 General Election

The 2010 General Election was held on 6 May 2010. A total of 9 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
5,703
Electorate
69,900
Turnout
60.8%

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
Pearce, Teresa
Labour
19,068 44.9% -7.7%
Bloom, Colin
Conservative
13,365 31.5% 5.0%
Cunliffe, Alexander
Liberal Democrat
5,116 12.0% -0.8%
Saunders, Kevin
BNP
2,184 5.1% 5.1%
Perrin, Pamela
UK Independence Party
1,139 2.7% -1.1%
Williams, Laurence
Eng Dem
465 1.1% 1.1%
Akinoshun, Abbey
Independent
438 1.0% -3.3%
Cordle, Sid
CPA
379 0.9% 0.9%
Powley, Marek
Green Party
322 0.8% 0.8%