Sir Edward Leigh

Sir Edward Leigh is the Conservative MP for Gainsborough, and has been an MP continuously since 9 June 1983.

Last election result

Review the last election result for the constituency Gainsborough when Sir Edward Leigh was elected.

2019 General Election

The 2019 General Election was held on 12 December 2019. A total of 4 candidates ran for election.

Summary

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
22,967
Electorate
76,343
Turnout
66.9%

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
Edward Leigh
Conservative
33,893 66.4% 4.6%
Perry Smith
Labour
10,926 21.4% -7.3%
Lesley Rollings
Liberal Democrat
5,157 10.1% 3.0%
Mary Cavill
Independent
1,070 2.1% 2.1%