Rt Hon Alok Sharma MP

Alok Sharma is the Conservative MP for Reading West, and has been an MP continuously since 6 May 2010. He currently holds the Government post of Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy .

Last election result

Review the last election result for the constituency Reading West when Alok Sharma 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
4,117
Electorate
74,137
Turnout
68%

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
Alok Sharma
Conservative
24,393 48.4% -0.5%
Rachel Eden
Labour
20,276 40.2% -3.1%
Meri O'Connell
Liberal Democrat
4,460 8.9% 3.0%
Jamie Witham
Green Party
1,263 2.5% 0.6%