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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYConservative
ELECTORATE76,103 voters
AREA66 sq. miles


Charnwood is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by Edward Argar of the Conservative party.

The Charnwood constituency has a total population of 95,924, of which 76,103 are eligible (18+) to vote (79.3%).

Charnwood ranks 255th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 330th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

Edward Argar

Edward Argar

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MP DETAILS
AddressEdward Argar MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyConservative
Email Addressoffice@edwardargar.org.uk
ConstituencyCharnwood
GenderMale
Date of Birth
Party PageWebsite
Wikipedia PageVisit Wiki

2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
54.3%
21.9%
6.9 %
0%
15.9%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Charnwood constituency in 2015 was 67.60%, higher than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Cathy DuffyBritish National PartyFemale08 October 1958 (59)--
Edward ArgarConservativeMale---
Lynton YatesUK Independence PartyMale--http://politics.leics.gov.uk/mgMiniSite.aspx?UID=2313
Sean Kelly-WalshLabourMale---
Simon SansomeLiberal DemocratMale---

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
49.61%
19.68%
21.54%
%
%
%
5.82%
3.36%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Scottish National
Plaid Cymru
Green Party
BNP
UKIP
2005 GENERAL ELECTION WINNERS
Conservative
VOTE COUNTS
PartyVotesShare
 BNP3,1165.8%
 Conservative26,56049.6%
 Labour10,53619.7%
 Liberal-Democrat11,53121.5%
 UK-Independence-Party1,7993.4%
TOTALS
Electorate74,473
Votes53,542
Turnout71.9%
2010 CANDIDATES
ConservativeDorrell, Stephen
LabourGoodyer, Eric
Liberal DemocratWebber-Jones, Robin
BNPDuffy, Cathy
UKIPStorier, Miles
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Charnwood constituency in 2010 was 71.9%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

QUIZ RESULTS

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