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.

2015 General Election

The 2015 General Election was held on 7 May 2015. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
3,733
Electorate
74,499
Turnout
65.4%

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
Benedict Gummer
Conservative
21,794 44.8% 5.6%
David Ellesmere
Labour
18,061 37.1% 2.4%
Maria Vigneau
UK Independence Party
5,703 11.7% 8.8%
Barry Broom
Green Party
1,736 3.6% 1.9%
Chika Akinwale
Liberal Democrat
1,400 2.9% -15.4%