The Conservatives won the Bridgwater and West Somerset constituency in the 2010 General Elections. Seven candidates stood and the Conservatives took a majority of 9,249 votes (a 16.97% share), with the Liberal Democrats placing second. It’s considered to be a safe seat for the Conservatives for 2015.
Outgoing MP: Ian Liddell-Grainger. He is standing for re-election in 2015.
Full list of 2015 candidates:
- Stephen Fitzgerald (UKIP)
- Julie Harvey-Smith (Green)
- Mick Lerry (Labour)
- Ian Liddell-Grainger (Conservative)
- Theodore Butt Philip (Liberal Democrats)