Mr Douglas Carswell MP

Mr Douglas Carswell MP

Constituency

Clacton

Party

UK Independence Party

Address as

Mr Douglas Carswell

Contact details

Parliamentary

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 8397

Constituency

No constituency office publicised

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Clacton 2014-
Member for Clacton 2010-14
Member for Harwich 2005-10
Contested Sedgefield General Election 2001

Select committees

Post House Date
Public Accounts Committee Commons 2009-10
Children, Schools and Families Commons 2007-10
Education & Skills Commons 2006-07
Human Rights (Joint Committee) Commons 2005-08

Political interests

Crime and policing, immigration, Britain's independence, education, NHS reform, local government finance reform, decentralisation, direct democracy and localism

By-election 09-Oct-2014 By-election - Clacton

Name Party Votes Share Change
Carswell, Douglas UKIP 21113 59.75%
Walting, Giles Con 8709 24.64% -28.4%
Young, Tim Lab 3957 11.20% -13.8%
Southall, Chris Green 688 1.95% 0.7%
Graham, Andy LD 483 1.37% -11.6%
Sizer, Bruce Ind 205 0.58%
Hope, Howling 'Laud' Loony 127 0.36%
Rose, Charlotte Ind 56 0.16%
Majority 12404 35.10%
Turnout 35338 51.13%
Electorate 69118
Result UKIP Gain

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.