Bridget Phillipson MP

Bridget Phillipson is the Labour MP for Houghton and Sunderland South, and has been an MP continuously since 6 May 2010. She currently undertakes the role of Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury.

Last election result

Review the last election result for the constituency Houghton and Sunderland South when Bridget Phillipson was elected.

2019 General Election

The 2019 General Election was held on 12 December 2019. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
3,115
Electorate
68,835
Turnout
57.8%

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
Bridget Phillipson
Labour
16,210 40.7% -18.7%
Christopher Howarth
Conservative
13,095 32.9% 3.2%
Kevin Yuill
The Brexit Party
6,165 15.5% 15.5%
Paul Edgeworth
Liberal Democrat
2,319 5.8% 3.6%
Richard Bradley
Green Party
1,125 2.8% 1.1%
Richard Elvin
UK Independence Party
897 2.3% -3.5%