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The Barnsley East constituency has a total population of 91,567, of which 71,924 are eligible (18+) to vote (78.5%).
Barnsley East ranks 341th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 413th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Michael Vincent Dugher (26 April 1975) is a British Labour Party politician, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Barnsley East since 2010. He is currently Vice-Chair of the Labour Party, deputy to Jon Ashworth.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Dugher
Election turnout for the Barnsley East constituency in 2015 was 55.70%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Billy Marsden||Vapers In Power||Male||-||-||-|
|Kevin David Riddiough||English Democrats||Male||18 December 1964 (59)||-||http://opinionsofthemasses.blogspot.co.uk/|
|Michael Dugher||Labour||Male||26 April 1975 (48)||-||http://www.michaeldugher.co.uk/|
|Ralph Dyson||Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition||Male||-||-||-|
|Robert Graham Swiffen||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Ruth Coleman-Taylor||Liberal Democrat||Female||-||-||-|
|Tony Devoy||Yorkshire First||Male||-||-||-|
|Liberal Democrat||Brown, John|
Election turnout for the Barnsley East constituency in 2010 was 56.1%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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