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The Chesterfield constituency has a total population of 93,345, of which 75,002 are eligible (18+) to vote (80.3%).
Chesterfield ranks 418th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 383th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Matthew Toby Perkins (born 12 August 1970) is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Chesterfield since 2010, winning the seat from Liberal Democrat Paul Holmes. Before taking the seat, he was a councillor in the town.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toby_Perkins
|Address||Toby Perkins MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA|
|Phone Number||020 7219 4272|
|Date of Birth||12/08/1970|
|LinkedIn Profile||Visit LinkedIn|
|Wikipedia Page||Visit Wiki|
Election turnout for the Chesterfield constituency in 2015 was 63.20%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Julia Cambridge||Liberal Democrat||Female||-||-||-|
|Matt Genn||Green||Male||13 December 1991 (32)||-||http://derbyshiregreenparty.org.uk/|
|Matt Whale||Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition||Male||-||-||-|
|Stuart Yeowart||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Toby Perkins||Labour||Male||12 August 1970 (53)||https://www.linkedin.com/pub/toby-perkins-mp/43/643/92a||http://www.tobyperkins.org.uk/|
|Tommy Holgate||The Peace Party - Non-violence, Justice, Environment||Male||-||-||-|
|Liberal Democrat||Holmes, Paul|
Election turnout for the Chesterfield constituency in 2010 was 63.8%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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