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The Blackpool South constituency has a total population of 81,138, of which 64,313 are eligible (18+) to vote (79.3%).
Blackpool South ranks 540th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 533th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Gordon Marsden (born 28 November 1953) is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Blackpool South since 1997.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gordon_Marsden
Election turnout for the Blackpool South constituency in 2015 was 56.50%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Bill Greene||Liberal Democrat||Male||-||-||-|
|Gordon Marsden||Labour||Male||28 November 1953 (70)||-||-|
|Lawrence Chard||Independent||Male||09 June 1948 (75)||-||http://vote4.lawrencechard.co.uk/|
|Peter Wood||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Liberal Democrat||Holt, Doreen|
Election turnout for the Blackpool South constituency in 2010 was 55.8%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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