Southend West

Southend West is a constituency in Essex, in the East of England of England. The seat has been held by Sir David Amess (Conservative) since May 2010.

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
14,021
Electorate
66,876
Turnout
66.6%

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
David Amess
Conservative
22,175 49.8% 3.8%
Julian Ware-Lane
Labour
8,154 18.3% 4.9%
Brian Otridge
UK Independence Party
7,803 17.5% 13.6%
Paul Collins
Liberal Democrat
4,129 9.3% -20.1%
Jon Fuller
Green Party
2,083 4.7% 3.2%
Jeremy Moss
Eng Dem
165 0.4% -0.9%