South Suffolk

South Suffolk is a constituency in Suffolk, in the East of England of England. The seat has been held by James Cartlidge (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
17,545
Electorate
73,836
Turnout
70.3%

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
James Cartlidge
Conservative
27,546 53.1% 5.3%
Jane Basham
Labour
10,001 19.3% 4.9%
Steven Whalley
UK Independence Party
7,897 15.2% 8.1%
Grace Weaver
Liberal Democrat
4,044 7.8% -23.1%
Robert Lindsay
Green Party
2,253 4.3% 4.3%
Stephen Todd
CPA
166 0.3% 0.3%