Christian Matheson MP

Christian Matheson is the Labour MP for City of Chester, and has been an MP continuously since 7 May 2015. He currently undertakes the role of Shadow Minister (Digital, Culture, Media and Sport).

Last election result

Review the last election result for the constituency City of Chester when Christian Matheson was elected.

2019 General Election

The 2019 General Election was held on 12 December 2019. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
6,164
Electorate
76,057
Turnout
71.7%

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
Christian Matheson
Labour
27,082 49.6% -7.1%
Samantha George
Conservative
20,918 38.3% -2.2%
Bob Thompson
Liberal Democrat
3,734 6.8% 4.1%
Nicholas Brown
Green Party
1,438 2.6% 2.6%
Andy Argyle
The Brexit Party
1,388 2.5% 2.5%