Election 2015

May’s general election promises to be the most open and exciting in years with the major parties struggling to convince us that we should vote for them. The rise of smaller parties means the race to Number 10 is wide open and voters in our region will play a crucial role in deciding who governs us for the next five years.

The Hunts Post's election section is where you’ll find all the latest news from the campaign trail, candidate profiles and voting guides. We’ll keep you up-to-date with everything you need to know for the 2015 election.

Election news

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Jonathan Djanogly retained his Huntingdon seat at Thursday’s election but the Liberal Democrats were the big losers on the night.

Huntingdonshire District & Town Elections, victorious Conservatives.

The Conservatives increased their grip on Huntingdonshire District Council in what leader Councillor Jason Ablewhite described as a “bluewash”.

Huntingdonshire District Council count 2015

All the results are in for the 18 seats up for grabs on Huntingdonshire District Council.

The Hunts Post Hustings, at Huntingdon Regional College, Conservative Jonathan Djanogly MP,

Jonathan Djanogly has been re-elected as Huntingdon’s MP with an increased majority and the big losers on the night were the Liberal Democrats whose share of the vote was down by 21.1 per cent.

Shailesh Vara MP

It is as you were in North West Cambridgeshire where Tory Shailesh Vara retained the seat he has held since 2005 after seeing off a challenge from UKIP and Labour.

Cambs Election Timeline

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How to vote

Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Votes being counted

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Election Polling Stations

Monday, March 23, 2015
Polling station

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Hunts Post Election 2015

Candidates

A14 Campaign with MP Jonathan Djanogly

Conservative Party candidate

Lord Toby Jug, unveiling the Eccentic Party's new deputy party leader, Brenda the Fender, a bass guitar, in St Ives, with (back l-r) Minister for Didgeridoo's Peter Bernie, Minister in Waiting Mick White, Minister for Beards Lord Bungle, Minister of Ovine Theology Joshua Francis,

Eccentric Party of Great Britain candidate

Nik Johnson

Labour Party candidate

Rod Cantrill

Liberal Democrat Party candidate

Green party candidate Tom Maclennan, from Alconbury,

Green Party candidate