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Top three parties at a glance

Political Party Vote Share %
Conservative
53.0
Labour
25.0
Liberal Democrat
12.9

Constituency Swing

9.7% From LAB to CON


Candidates

Name Party Votes % +/-
Douglas Carswell Conservative 22,867 53.0 +8.6
Ivan Henderson Labour 10,799 25.0 -10.9
Michael Green Liberal Democrat 5,577 12.9 -0.6
Jim Taylor British National Party 1,975 4.6 +4.6
Terry Allen Tendring First 1,078 2.5 +2.5
Chris Southall Green 535 1.2 +1.2
Christopher Humphrey Independent 292 0.7 +0.7
Majority 12,068 28.0
Turnout 43,123 64.2 +1.6

Target seat

  • This is Labour target seat number 40

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2005 Result

Party   Votes Share
Conservative
44.5%
Labour
35.9%
Liberal Democrat
13.5%
Others
6.1%

Based on a notional - or estimated - result if boundary changes have affected this seat.
For real result, see Election 2005.

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