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 Don Valley constituency has a total population of 98,712, of which 78,463 are eligible (18+) to vote (79.5%).
Don Valley ranks 201th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 264th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Caroline Louise Flint (born 20 September 1961) is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Don Valley since 1997. She served in the Government as the Minister for Public Health from 2005 to 2007, the Minister for Employment from 2007 to 2008, the Minister for Housing and Planning in 2008, and finally as the Minister for Europe from 2008 to 2009, when she resigned citing disagreement with the leadership style of Gordon Brown.
In October 2010, she was elected to the Shadow Cabinet, and Ed Miliband appointed her Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government. In 2011, she was moved to become Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caroline_Flint
Election turnout for the Don Valley constituency in 2015 was 59.60%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Caroline Flint||Labour||Female||20 September 1961 (60)||-||-|
|Guy Aston||UK Independence Party||Male||17 February 1951 (70)||-||http://www.guyastonukip.net/|
|Louise Dutton||English Democrats||Female||16 August 1964 (57)||-||-|
|Rene Paterson||Liberal Democrat||Male||-||-||https://rpaterson2014.wordpress.com/|
|Steve Williams||Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition||Male||-||-||-|
|Liberal Democrat||Simpson, Edward|
Election turnout for the Don Valley constituency in 2010 was 59.3%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
This graph shows the results from 32 people in the Don Valley 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.