About

Bridgwater and West Somerset Liberal Democrats

Bridgwater and West Somerset Liberal Democrats are the local Liberal Democrats in this area. Run by local volunteers, the Bridgwater and West Somerset Liberal Democrats won two seats at the local elections in May 2015: Bill Revans was elected to Sedgemoor District Council representing North Petherton ward and Peter Johnstone was elected to Bridgwater Town Council representing Wyndham ward.

Theo Butt Philip

Theo Butt Philip was the Liberal Democrat parliamentary candidate for Bridgwater and West Somerset at the 2010 and 2015 General Elections.

2015 General Election result in Bridgwater and West Somerset        

Ian Liddell-Grainger (Conservative)

25,020

46%

Stephen Fitzgerald (UKIP)

10,437

19.2%

Mick Lerry (Labour)

9,589

17.6%

Theo Butt Philip (Liberal Democrat)

6,765

12.4%

Julie Harvey-Smith (Green) 

2,636

4.8%

2010 General Election result in Bridgwater and West Somerset

Ian Liddell-Grainger (Conservative)

24,675

45.3%

Theo Butt Philip (Liberal Democrat)

15,426

28.3%

Kathy Pearce (Labour)

9,332

17.1%

Peter Hollings (UKIP)

2,604

4.8%

Donna Treanor (BNP)

1,282

2.4%

Charles Graham (Green)

859

1.6%

Bob Cudlipp (Independent) 

315

0.6%