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The Doncaster North constituency has a total population of 98,498, of which 76,525 are eligible (18+) to vote (77.7%).
Doncaster North ranks 197th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 269th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Edward Samuel "Ed" Miliband (born 24 December 1969) is a British Labour Party politician, currently the Leader of the Labour Party and Leader of the Opposition.
He has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Doncaster North since 2005 and served in the Cabinet from 2007 to 2010 under Prime Minister Gordon Brown. He and his brother, David Miliband, were the first siblings to sit in the Cabinet simultaneously since Edward, Lord Stanley, and Oliver Stanley in 1938.
Born in London, Miliband graduated from Corpus Christi College at the University of Oxford, and the London School of Economics, becoming first a television journalist and then a Labour Party researcher, before rising to become one of Chancellor Gordon Brown's confidants and Chairman of HM Treasury's Council of Economic Advisers. When Brown became Prime Minister in 2007, he appointed Miliband as Minister for the Cabinet Office and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster. Miliband was subsequently promoted to the new post of Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, a position he held from 2008 to 2010. Later in 2010, he was elected Leader of the Labour Party.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ed_Miliband
Election turnout for the Doncaster North constituency in 2015 was 55.70%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|David Allen||English Democrats||Male||-||-||-|
|Ed Miliband||Labour||Male||24 December 1969 (50)||-||-|
|Kim Parkinson||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Mary Jackson||Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition||Female||-||-||-|
|Nick The Flying Brick||Official Monster Raving Loony Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Penny Baker||Liberal Democrat||Female||-||-||-|
|Liberal Democrat||Sanderson, Edward|
Election turnout for the Doncaster North constituency in 2010 was 57.3%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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