bethnal green and bow Constituency Details

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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYLabour
ELECTORATE101,667 voters
AREA3 sq. miles


Bethnal Green and Bow is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by Rushanara Ali of the Labour party.

The Bethnal Green and Bow constituency has a total population of 128,269, of which 101,667 are eligible (18+) to vote (79.3%).

Bethnal Green and Bow ranks 625th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 21th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

Rushanara Ali

Rushanara Ali

Rushanara Ali (Bengali: রুশনারা আলী; born 14 March 1975) is a British Labour Party politician and Associate Director of the Young Foundation, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Bethnal Green and Bow since 2010. Previously Shadow Minister for International Development, in the 2013 Labour reshuffle, Ali joined the Shadow Education team. She resigned from the Labour frontbench in order to abstain on a House of Commons motion permitting military action in Iraq in September 2014.

Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rushanara_Ali

MP DETAILS
AddressRushanara Ali MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyLabour
Email Addressrushanara@rushanaraali.org
ConstituencyBethnal Green and Bow
GenderFemale
Date of Birth14/03/1975
WebsiteWebsite
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2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
15.2%
61.2%
4.5%
9.3 %
6.1%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Bethnal Green And Bow constituency in 2015 was 63.90%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Alasdair HendersonThe Whig PartyMale22 January 1986 (31)--
Alistair PolsonGreenMale--https://alistairforbethnalgreenandbow.wordpress.com/
Elliot BallThe 30-50 CoalitionMale29 October 1991 (26)-http://30-50.co.uk/
Glyn RobbinsLeft Unity - Trade Unionists and SocialistsMale---
Jason PavlouRed Flag - Anti-CorruptionMale---
Jonathan DeweyCannabis is Safer than AlcoholMale26 November 1965 (52)-http://cista.org/constituency/Bethnal_Green_and_Bow
M Rowshan AliCommunities United PartyMale---
Matthew SmithConservativeMale01 February 1983 (34)-http://www.mattsmith.org.uk/
Pauline McQueenUK Independence PartyFemale---
Rushanara AliLabourFemale14 March 1975 (42)-http://www.rushanaraali.org/
Teena LashmoreLiberal DemocratFemale--http://about.me/teena.lashmore

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
13.94%
42.94%
20.13%
%
%
1.69%
2.77%
%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Scottish National
Plaid Cymru
Green Party
BNP
UKIP
2005 GENERAL ELECTION WINNERS
Other
VOTE COUNTS
PartyVotesShare
TOTALS
Turnout62.4%
2010 CANDIDATES
ConservativeKhan, Zakir
LabourAli, Rushanara
Liberal DemocratMasroor, Ajmal
GreenBakht, Farid
BNPMarshall, Jeffrey
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Bethnal Green And Bow constituency in 2010 was 62.4%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

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