Medway Elects
Rochester East

7 May 2015


The following results were declared by the returning officer:

Candidate Party Votes %
  Murray Teresa MargaretTeresa Margaret Murray * Labour 1,861 20.7%
  Bowler NickNick Bowler * Labour 1,721 19.1%
  Varnham Sean MichaelSean Michael Varnham Conservative 1,406 15.6%
  Irvine ChrisChris Irvine * Ukip 1,209 13.4%
  Rawoof Mohamed RizviMohamed Rizvi Rawoof Conservative 1,095 12.2%
  Shields Trevor JamesTrevor James Shields Ukip 1,039 11.6%
  Davies William JamesWilliam James Davies Green party 560 6.2%
  Burn DanielDaniel Burn TUSC 98 1.1%
Turnout 63.4%
  Labour hold
  Labour hold

* Denotes a councillor standing for re-election

To order the candidates by name, party or number of votes received, click on the appropriate column heading.

Rejected Ballots

The number of votes rejected and not counted at this election was:

Want of official mark 0
Voting for more than the permitted number of candidates 0
Writing or marks by which the voter could be identified 0
Unmarked or voided for uncertainty 36
Total 36

Vote Share

Vote Change


Vote share for the ward is calculated using the "top vote" method, i.e. using only the candidate from each party with the highest number of votes.

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