Graphic: Eastleigh election results, 1955-2010

A graph showing election results in Eastleigh from 1955 to 2010, following Chris Huhne's guilty plea to perverting the course of justice and resignation.

Eastleigh election results: 1955-2010

Former Lib Dem cabinet minister Chris Huhne resigned as an MP today after admitting perverting the course of justice over claims his ex-wife Vicky Pryce took speeding points for him in 2003. He could face up to three years in jail.

There will be a by-election in his Eastleigh constituency, a two-way fight between the Conservatives and Liberal Democrats:


The pressure will be off Ed Miliband, with Labour highly unlikely to win, the contest set to be a bloody battle between the coalition partners

2 Responses to “Graphic: Eastleigh election results, 1955-2010”

  1. All Thats Left

    We’ve considered the question of why so many politicians are currently finding themselves in Courts and behind bars! Follow the link for our analysis: http://www.allthatsleft.co.uk/2013/02/why-are-so-many-politicians-ending-up-in-prison/

  2. peawack

    The Health professionals are to fight the seat ! Go for it !

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