The results for the 2015 Parliamentary elections are in, with Steve Brine (Conservative) being elected for his second term as MP for the Winchester constituency which covers Winchester, Chandlers Ford and Hiltingbury.
The full election results 2015 for Winchester are:
|Candidate||Party||Result||Share %||% change from 2010|
|BRINE Steve||Conservative Party||30,425||55.0||+6.5|
|CHALONER Mark||Labour Party||4,613||8.3||+2.9|
|LYON Martin Edward||UK Independence Party (UKIP)||4,122||7.5||+5.4|
|PORTER Jackie||Liberal Democrats||13,511||24.4||-18.7|
|WILKS Michael||Green Party||2,645||4.8||+4.8|
A total of 55,316 people cast their vote from an electorate of 74,119, giving Winchester a turnout of 74.85% which is substantially higher than the nation average of 66.1%.