Jackie Doyle-Price MP, Conservative
Majority: 92 (0.2%)
Jackie Doyle-Price has held the seat since 2010.
Her stated political interests are: Welfare, foreign affairs, vocational education, financial services, transport and energy.
Ashcroft polling (July 2014): CON: 30%, LAB: 31%, LD: 2%, UKIP: 35%, Green: 1%
Prospective Parliamentary Candidates
Polly Billington is a former BBC journalist who worked on the Today programme before becoming a special advisor to Ed Miliband. She was the media director for his successful bid in the Labour leadership election in 2010. Billington is currently a Labour Party official.
Tim Aker is head of Policy at UKIP. He has worked for the TaxPayers’ Alliance and was formerly Campaign Director of the Get Britain Out campaign. He is also a prospective MEP candidate for the Eastern Counties.