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General election 2015 in Sussex - candidates and constituencies

PUBLISHED: 10:48 06 May 2015 | UPDATED: 13:03 08 May 2015

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On Thursday 7 May 2015, the country will begin voting to elect the 56th Parliament of the United Kingdom. We’ve put together a list of Sussex constituencies, the 2015 candidates as well as results from 2010.

Full results now available here

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ARUNDEL AND SOUTH DOWNS

2015 candidates (known at the time of publishing)

• Conservative - Nick Herbert

• UKIP - Peter Grace

• Green - Isabel Thurston

• Liberal Democrats - Shweta Kapadia

• Labour - Christopher Wellbelove

2010 results (party - candidate - number of votes)

• Conservative - Nick Herbert - 32,333

• Liberal Democrats - Derek Deedman - 15,642

• Labour - Tim Lunnon - 4,835

• UKIP - Stuart Bower - 3,172

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BEXHILL AND BATTLE

2015 candidates

• Conservative - Huw Merriman

• UKIP - Geoffrey Bastin

• Liberal Democrats - Rachel Sadler

• Labour - Michelle Thew

• Green - Jonathan Kent

2010 results

• Conservative - Gregory Barker - 28,147

• Liberal Democrats - Mary Varrall - 15,267

• Labour - James Royston - 6,524

• Trust - Stuart Wheeler - 2,699

• BNP - Neil Jackson - 1,950

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BOGNOR REGIS AND LITTLEHAMPTON

2015 candidates

• Conservative - Nick Gibb

• Green - Simon McDougall

• Labour - Alan Butcher

• Liberal Democrats - Francis Oppler

• UKIP - Graham Jones

2010 results

• Conservative - Nick Gibb - 24,087

• Liberal Democrats - Simon McDougall - 11,024

• Labour - Michael Jones - 6,580

• UKIP - Douglas Denny - 3,036

• BNP - Andrew Moffat - 1,890

• Independent - Melissa Briggs - 235

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BRIGHTON, KEMPTOWN

2015 candidates

• Conservative - Simon Kirby

• UKIP - Ian Buchanan

• Green - Davy Jones

• Labour - Nancy Platts

• Liberal Democrats - Paul Chandler

• Independent - Matt Taylor

• Socialist (GB) - Jacqueline Shodeke

2010 results

• Conservative - Simon Kirby - 16,217

• Labour Co-op - Simon Burgess - 14,889

• Liberal Democrats - Juliet Williams - 7,691

• Green - Ben Duncan - 2,330

• UKIP - James Chamberlain-Webber - 1,384

• TUSC - Dave S. Hill - 194

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BRIGHTON, PAVILION

2015 candidates

• Green - Caroline Lucas

• Liberal Democrats - Chris Bowers

• UKIP - Nigel Carter

• Conservative - Clarence Mitchell

• Labour - Purna Sen

• Socialist (GB) - Howard Pilott

• Independent - Nick Yeomans

2010 results

• Green - Caroline Lucas - 16,238

• Labour - Nancy Platts - 14,986

• Conservative - Charlotte Vere - 12,275

• Liberal Democrats - Berni Millam - 7,159

• UKIP - Nigel Carter - 948

• Socialist Labour - Ian Christopher Fyvie - 148

• Citizens for Undead Rights and Equality - Soraya Anne Kara - 61

• Independent - Leo Atreides - 19

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CHICHESTER

2015 candidates

• Conservative - Andrew Tyrie

• Green - Jasper Richmond

• UKIP - Andrew Moncreiff

• Liberal Democrats - Andrew Smith

• Labour - Mark Farwell

• Patria - Andrew Emerson

2010 results

• Conservative - Andrew Tyrie - 31,427

• Liberal Democrats - Martin Lury - 15,550

• Labour - Simon Holland - 5,937

• UKIP - Andrew Moncreiff - 3,873

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CRAWLEY

2015 candidates

• Conservative - Henry Smith

• UKIP - Christopher Brown

• Labour - Chris Oxlade

• Liberal Democrats - Sarah Osborne

• Green - Guy Hudson

2010 results

• Conservative - Henry Smith - 21,264

• Labour - Chris Oxlade - 15,336

• Liberal Democrats - John Vincent - 6,844

• BNP - Richard Trower - 1,672

• UKIP - Chris French - 1,382

• Green - Phil Smith - 598

• Justice Party - Arshad Khan - 265

• Independent - Andrew Hubner - 143

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EASTBOURNE

2015 candidates

• Liberal Democrats - Stephen Lloyd

• Conservative - Caroline Ansell

• Green - Andrew Durling

• UKIP - Nigel Jones

• Labour - Jake Lambert

• Independent - Paul Howard

2010 results

• Liberal Democrats - Stephen Lloyd - 24,658

• Conservative - Nigel Waterson - 21,223

• Labour - Dave Brinson - 2,497

• Independent - Stephen Shing - 1,327

• UKIP - Roger Needham - 1,305

• BNP - Colin Poulter - 939

• Independent - Michael Baldry - 101

• Independent - Keith Gell - 74

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EAST WORTHING AND SHOREHAM

2015 candidates

• Conservative - Tim Loughton

• Labour - Tim Macpherson

• National Health Action Party - Carl Walker

• Liberal Democrats - Bob Smytherman

• UKIP - Mike Glennon

• Green Party - James Doyle

2010 results

• Conservative - Tim Loughton - 23,458

• Liberal Democrats - James Doyle - 12,353

• Labour - Emily Benn - 8,087

• UKIP - Mike Glennon - 2,984

• Green - Susan Board - 1,126

• English Democrats - Clive Maltby - 389

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HASTINGS AND RYE

2015 candidates

• Conservative - Amber Rudd

• Liberal Democrats - Nick Perry

• Labour - Sarah Owen

• UKIP - Andrew Michael

• Green - Jake Bowers

2010 results

• Conservative - Amber Rudd - 20,468

• Labour - Michael Foster - 18,475

• Liberal Democrats - Nick Perry - 7,825

• UKIP - Anthony Smith - 1,397

• BNP - Nick Prince - 1,310

• English Democrats - Rod Bridger - 339

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HORSHAM

2015 candidates

• Conservative - Jeremy Quin

• Peace - Jim Duggan

• Labour - Martyn Davis

• UKIP - Roger Arthur

• Green - Darrin Green

• Something New - James Smith

• Independent - Jim Rae

• Liberal Democrats - Morwen Millson

2010 results

• Conservative - Francis Maude - 29,447

• Liberal Democrats - Godfrey Newman - 17,987

• Labour - Andrew Skudder - 4,189

• UKIP - Harry Aldridge - 2,839

• Green - Nick Fitter - 570

• Christian - Steve Lyon - 469

• Peace - Jim Duggan - 253

• Independent - Derek Kissach - 87

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HOVE

2015 candidates

• Conservative - Graham Cox

• Green - Christopher Hawtree

• Labour - Peter Kyle

• Liberal Democrats - Peter Lambell

• UKIP - Kevin Smith

• Monster Raving Loony - Dame Dixon

• TUSC - Dave Hill

• Independent - Jenny Barnard-Langston

2010 results

• Conservative - Mike Weatherley - 18,294

• Labour - Celia Barlow - 16,426

• Liberal Democrats - Paul Elgood - 11,240

• Green - Ian Davey - 2,568

• UKIP - Paul Perrin - 1,206

• Independent - Brian Ralfe - 85

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LEWES

2015 candidates

• Liberal Democrats - Norman Baker

• Conservative - Maria Caulfield

• UKIP - Ray Finch

• Labour - Lloyd Russell-Moyle

• Green - Alfie Stirling

2010 results

• Liberal Democrats - Norman Baker - 26,048

• Conservative - Jason Sugarman - 18,401

• Labour - Hratche Koundarjian - 2,508

• UKIP - Peter Charlton - 1,728

• Green - Susan Murray - 729

• BNP - David Lloyd - 594

• Independent - Ondrej Soucek - 80

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MID SUSSEX

2015 candidates

• Conservative - Nicholas Soames

• Green - Miranda Diboll

• Independent - Beki Adam

• Labour - Greg Mountain

• UKIP - Toby Brothers

• Liberal Democrats - Daisy Cooper

• Monster Raving Loony - Baron von Thunderclap

2010 results

• Conservative - Nicholas Soames - 28,329

• Liberal Democrats - Serena Tierney - 20,927

• Labour - David Boot - 3,689

• UKIP - Marc Montgomery - 1,423

• Green - Paul Brown - 645

• BNP - Stuart Minihane - 583

• Monster Raving Loony - Baron von Thunderclap - 259

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WEALDEN

2015 candidates

• Conservative - Nusrat Ghani

• Labour - Solomon Curtis

• UKIP - Peter Griffiths

• Green - Mark J Smith

• Liberal Democrats - Giles Goodall

2010 results

• Conservative - Charles Hendry - 31,090

• Liberal Democrats - Chris Bowers - 13,911

• Labour - Lorna Blackmore - 5,266

• UKIP - Dan Docker - 3,319

• Green - David Jonas - 1,383

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WORTHING WEST

2015 candidates

• Conservative - Peter Bottomley

• Liberal Democrats - Hazel Thorpe

• UKIP - Tim Cross

• Labour - Jim Deen

• Green - David Aherne

2010 results

• Conservative - Peter Bottomley - 25,416

• Liberal Democrats - Hazel Thorpe - 13,687

• Labour - Ian Ross - 5,800

• UKIP - John Wallace - 2,924

• Green - David Aherne - 996

• Christian - Stuart Dearsley - 300

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2015 candidate information sourced from the Democracy Club. All information is correct as of the published date at the top of this article.

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READ ON

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