Ipswich

Ipswich is a constituency in the East of England region of England. The seat has been held by Tom Hunt (Conservative) 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

CON
Conservative Gain
Majority
2,079
Electorate
75,770
Turnout
62%

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
Gummer, Benedict
Conservative
18,371 39.1% 8.0%
Mole, Chris
Labour
16,292 34.7% -8.2%
Dyson, Mark
Liberal Democrat
8,556 18.2% -2.9%
Streatfield, Christopher
UK Independence Party
1,365 2.9% 0.2%
Boater, Dennis
BNP
1,270 2.7% 2.7%
Glover, Tim
Green Party
775 1.7% 1.7%
Christofi, Kim
Christian
149 0.3% 0.3%
Turtill, Peter
Independent
93 0.2% -1.9%
Wainman, Sally
Independent
70 0.1% 0.1%