Hornchurch and Upminster

Hornchurch and Upminster is a constituency in London, England. The seat has been held by Julia Lopez (Conservative) since June 2017.

2010 General Election

The 2010 General Election was held on 6 May 2010. A total of 8 candidates ran for election.

Summary

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
16,371
Electorate
78,547
Turnout
68%

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
Watkinson, Angela
Conservative
27,469 51.4% 3.9%
McGuirk, Kathy
Labour
11,098 20.8% -10.3%
Chilvers, Karen
Liberal Democrat
7,426 13.9% 5.4%
Whelpley, William
BNP
3,421 6.4% 6.4%
Webb, Lawrence
UK Independence Party
2,848 5.3% 3.2%
Collins, Melanie
Green Party
542 1.0% -0.1%
Durant, David
Independent
305 0.6% -9.0%
Olukotun, Johnson
Christian
281 0.5% 0.5%