Medway Elects

5 May 2005


The following results were declared by the returning officer:

Candidate Party Votes %
  Paul Gordon Clark * Labour 18,621 41.2
  Timothy Richard Butcher Conservative 18,367 40.7
  Andrew Timothy Owen Stamp Liberal Democrat 6,734 14.9
  Craig Mackinlay Ukip 1,191 2.6
  Gordon Craig Bryan Independent 254 0.6
Majority 254 0.6
Turnout 45,167 62.5
  Labour hold

* Denotes member of parliament standing for re-election

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Vote Share

Vote Change


Election Expenses by Candidate

Candidates have individual limits on the amount they can spend during the election campaign. The limit for each candidate in Gillingham in 2005 was £10,673.05 for the short campaign (the period beginning the day the individual officially becomes a candidate).

Candidate Short Campaign Total Expenses £ per Vote
  Paul Gordon Clark £9,503.42 £9,503.42 £0.51
  Timothy Richard Butcher £9,274.02 £9,274.02 £0.50
  Andrew Timothy Owen Stamp £4,332.45 £4,332.45 £0.64
  Gordon Craig Bryan £484.98 £484.98 £1.91
  Craig Mackinlay £40.00 £40.00 £0.03

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Election Expenses

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