Bristol West is a target seat for both Labour and the Green Party. The Liberal Democrats first won the constituency from Labour in 2005, and held it in 2010 with a majority of 11,366 votes (a 20.54% share).

Outgoing MP: Stephen Williams, Parliamentary Under Secretary for Communities and Local Government. He is standing again in 2015.


Electorate in 2010


Turnout at the 2010 General Election

Full list of 2015 candidates:

  • Thangam Debbonaire (Labour)

  • Darren Hall (Green)

  • Claire Hiscott (Conservative)

  • Dawn Parry (Independents for Bristol)

  • Paul Turner (UKIP)

  • Stewart Weston (Left Unity)

  • Stephen Williams (Liberal Democrats)