Isle of Wight (UK Parliament constituency)

Parliamentary constituency in the United Kingdom, 1832 onwards

Isle of Wight (/wt/ WYTE) is a constituency of the United Kingdom. It was created in 1832.

The Isle of Wight
County constituency
for the House of Commons
Outline map
Location of Isle of Wight within England
CountyIsle of Wight
Electorate113,021 (2019)
Major settlementsBrading, Lake, Newport, Ryde, Sandown, Shanklin
Current constituency
Member of ParliamentBob Seely (Conservative)
Number of membersOne
Created from

At the next general election, it will be split into two constituencies: Isle of Wight East and Isle of Wight West.

Election results change

General election 2019: Isle of Wight[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Bob Seely 41,815 56.2 +4.9
Labour Richard Quigley 18,078 24.3 +1.3
Green Vix Lowthion 11,338 15.2 –2.1
Independent Network Carl Feeney 1,542 2.1 New
Independent Karl Love 874 1.2 New
Independent Daryll Pitcher 795 1.1 New
Majority 23,737 31.9 +3.6
Turnout 74,442 65.9 –1.4
Registered electors 113,021
Conservative hold Swing +1.8

References change

  1. "STATEMENT OF PERSONS NOMINATED AND NOTICE OF POLL" (PDF). Isle of Wight: Acting Returning Officer. 14 November 2019.