Medway Elects
Gillingham

MPs

The following Members of Parliament represented Gillingham between 1918 and 2010:

  Paul Clark 1 May 1997 - 6 May 2010
  James Couchman 9 Jun 1983 - 1 May 1997
  Frederick Burden 23 Feb 1950 - 9 Jun 1983
  Joseph Binns 5 Jul 1945 - 23 Feb 1950
  Robert Gower 30 May 1929 - 5 Jul 1945
  Gerald Hohler 14 Dec 1918 - 30 May 1929

Election History for Gillingham (1918 to 2010)

General election 5 May 2005
General election 7 June 2001
General election 1 May 1997
General election 9 April 1992
General election 11 June 1987
General election 9 June 1983
General election 3 May 1979
General election 10 October 1974
General election 28 February 1974
General election 18 June 1970
General election 31 March 1966
General election 15 October 1964
General election 8 October 1959
General election 26 May 1955
General election 25 October 1951
General election 23 February 1950
General election 5 July 1945
General election 14 November 1935
General election 27 October 1931
General election 30 May 1929
General election 29 October 1924
General election 6 December 1923
General election 15 November 1922
General election 14 December 1918

To view the results for each election, click on the election date above.

Vote Share

Boundaries (1997 to 2010)

Gillingham included the Borough of Gillingham.

Boundaries (1983 to 1997)

Gillingham included the Borough of Gillingham, and the Borough of Swale ward of Hartlip and Upchurch.

Boundaries (1950 to 1983)

Gillingham included the Municipal Borough of Gillingham.

Boundaries (1918 to 1950)

Gillingham included the Municipal Borough of Gillingham, part of the Municipal Borough of Rochester, and the Municipal Borough of Chatham ward of St Mary.