Please note this website was created for the 2015 General Election. Due to the lack of preparation time, we have not updated this website for the 2017 Election. Why?
Please note that we are currently updating our website to represent the results of the 2015 General Election, the newly elected MPs and their respective constituencies.
The Croydon Central constituency has a total population of 116,087, of which 87,324 are eligible (18+) to vote (75.2%).
Croydon Central ranks 533th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 49th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Gavin Laurence Barwell (born 23 January 1972) is a British Conservative Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Croydon Central since the 2010 general election.
Barwell worked for the Conservative party headquarters from 1993 until his election in 2010 and was - between 2003 and 2006 - the Party's Chief Operating Officer responsible for over a hundred staff and a multi-million pound budget, sitting on the Party Board working closely with Party Leaders Michael Howard and David Cameron. He was a local councillor in the London Borough of Croydon between 1998 and 2010.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gavin_Barwell
|Address||Gavin Barwell MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA|
|Phone Number||020 7219 4272|
|Date of Birth||23/01/1972|
|Wikipedia Page||Visit Wiki|
Election turnout for the Croydon Central constituency in 2015 was 43.0%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|April Ashley||Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition||Female||-||-||-|
|Gavin Barwell||Conservative||Male||23 January 1972 (48)||-||http://www.gavinbarwell.com/|
|James Robert Fearnley||Liberal Democrat||Male||-||-||-|
|Martin John Arthur Camden||The UK Progressive Democracy Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Peter Staveley||UK Independence Party||Male||28 March 1962 (58)||-||http://www.ukipaddiscombe.org.uk/|
|Liberal Democrat||Lambell, Peter|
|BNP||Le May, Cliff|
Election turnout for the Croydon Central constituency in 2010 was 63.1%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
This graph shows the results from 69 people in the Croydon Central constituency who have taken our quiz, displaying which party best matches their opinions of the series of questions we ask.
If you haven't taken our insightful quiz that shows you who you should be voting for at the 2015 general election, why not give it a go:
Information about what to expect at the general election 2015, including timetable of events, results and guides.
Watch political debates, party political broadcasts, PMQ's and interviews with party candidates and MPs.
How does your city compare with others across the UK, including population, employment and earnings.
Find out more about your local constituency, including local information, polls and MPs.