Rochester and Strood

Rochester and Strood is a constituency in Kent, in the South East of England. The seat has been held by Kelly Tolhurst (Conservative) since May 2015.

2015 General Election

The 2015 General Election was held on 7 May 2015. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
7,133
Electorate
77,119
Turnout
68.1%

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
Kelly Tolhurst
Conservative
23,142 44.1% -5.1%
Mark Reckless
UK Independence Party
16,009 30.5% 30.5%
Naushabah Khan
Labour
10,396 19.8% -8.7%
Clive Gregory
Green Party
1,516 2.9% 1.4%
Prue Bray
Liberal Democrat
1,251 2.4% -13.9%
Daniel Burn
TUSC
202 0.4% 0.4%