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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYLabour
ELECTORATE77,810 voters
AREA15 sq. miles


Blackburn is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by Kate Hollern of the Labour party.

The Blackburn constituency has a total population of 107,531, of which 77,810 are eligible (18+) to vote (72.4%).

Blackburn ranks 441th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 122th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

Kate Hollern

Kate Hollern

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MP DETAILS
AddressKate Hollern MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyLabour
Email Addresskate.hollern@blackburn.gov.uk
ConstituencyBlackburn
GenderFemale
Date of Birth
WebsiteWebsite
TwitterTwitter Profile
Party PageWebsite
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2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
27.3%
56.3%
2.2 %
0%
14.3%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Blackburn constituency in 2015 was 60.10%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Bob EastwoodConservativeMale--http://www.bobeastwood.org.uk/
Dayle TaylorUK Independence PartyMale---
Gordon LishmanLiberal DemocratMale30 April 1905 (112)--
Kate HollernLabourFemale--http://kateforblackburn.org.uk/

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
26.14%
47.81%
15.2%
%
%
%
4.74%
2.07%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Scottish National
Plaid Cymru
Green Party
BNP
UKIP
2005 GENERAL ELECTION WINNERS
Labour
VOTE COUNTS
PartyVotesShare
 BIB1,4243.1%
 BNP2,1584.7%
 Conservative11,89526.1%
 Ind12380.5%
 Ind21730.4%
 Labour21,75147.8%
 Liberal-Democrat6,91815.2%
 UK-Independence-Party9422.1%
TOTALS
Electorate72,331
Votes45,499
Turnout62.9%
2010 CANDIDATES
ConservativeLaw-Riding, Michael
LabourStraw, Jack
Liberal DemocratEnglish, Paul
BNPEvans, Robin
UKIPAnwar, Bobby
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Blackburn constituency in 2010 was 62.9%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

QUIZ RESULTS

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