Kelly Tolhurst MP

Kelly Tolhurst is the Conservative MP for Rochester and Strood, and has been an MP continuously since 7 May 2015. She currently holds the Government post of Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Housing, Communities and Local Government).

Last election result

Review the last election result for the constituency Rochester and Strood when Kelly Tolhurst was elected.

2019 General Election

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

Summary

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
17,072
Electorate
82,056
Turnout
63.3%

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
Kelly Tolhurst
Conservative
31,151 60.0% 5.6%
Teresa Murray
Labour
14,079 27.1% -8.9%
Graham Colley
Liberal Democrat
3,717 7.2% 4.9%
Sonia Hyner
Green Party
1,312 2.5% 1.1%
Roy Freshwater
UK Independence Party
1,080 2.1% -3.3%
Chris Spalding
Independent
587 1.1% 1.1%