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Rochester & Strood by-election results

A by-election was held on 20th November 2014 due to the defection of Conservative MP Mark Reckless to the United Kingdom Independence party. The seat was gained by UKIP on a turnout of 50.6%

Rochester and Strood by-election results 2014
Candidate Party Votes % +/− %
Mark Reckless UKIP16,867 42.1 -
Kelly Tolhurst Conservative 13,947 34.8 -14.4
Naushabah Khan Labour 6,713 16.8 -11.7
Clive Gregory Green 1,692 4.2 +2.7
Geoff Juby Lib Dem 349 0.87 -15.5





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