South East Cornwall

South East Cornwall is a constituency in Cornwall, in the South West of England. The seat has been held by Mrs Sheryll Murray (Conservative) since May 2010.

2010 General Election

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

Summary

CON
Conservative Gain
Majority
3,220
Electorate
71,373
Turnout
69.5%

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
Murray, Sheryll
Conservative
22,390 45.1% 10.1%
Gillard, Karen
Liberal Democrat
19,170 38.6% -8.1%
Sparling, Michael
Labour
3,507 7.1% -3.4%
McWilliam, Stephanie
UK Independence Party
3,083 6.2% 1.1%
Creagh-Osborne, Roger
Green Party
826 1.7% 1.7%
Holmes, Roger
Mebyon Ker
641 1.3% 1.3%