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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYLabour
ELECTORATE73,616 voters
AREA14 sq. miles


Gedling is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by Vernon Coaker of the Labour party.

The Gedling constituency has a total population of 92,909, of which 73,616 are eligible (18+) to vote (79.2%).

Gedling ranks 450th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 389th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

Vernon Coaker

Vernon Coaker

Vernon Rodney Coaker (born 17 June 1953) is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Gedling since 1997. He served as the Minister of State for Schools from 2009 to 2010 and he has been the Shadow Secretary of State for Defence since October 2013.

Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vernon_Coaker

MP DETAILS
AddressVernon Coaker MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyLabour
Email Addressvernoncoaker2015@gmail.com
ConstituencyGedling
GenderMale
Date of Birth17/06/1953
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2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
36.1%
42.3%
4.0%
3.2 %
14.4%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Gedling constituency in 2015 was 68.50%, higher than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Carolyn AbbottConservativeFemale---
Jim NorrisGreenMale---
Lee WatersUK Independence PartyMale---
Robert SwiftLiberal DemocratMale-https://uk.linkedin.com/in/robertswiftukhttp://gedlinglibdems.org.uk/en/
Vernon CoakerLabourMale17 June 1953 (64)--

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
37.27%
41.13%
15.25%
%
%
%
3.32%
3.03%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Scottish National
Plaid Cymru
Green Party
BNP
UKIP
2005 GENERAL ELECTION WINNERS
Labour
VOTE COUNTS
PartyVotesShare
 BNP1,5983.3%
 Conservative17,96237.3%
 Labour19,82141.1%
 Liberal-Democrat7,35015.3%
 UK-Independence-Party1,4593%
TOTALS
Electorate70,866
Votes48,190
Turnout68.3%
2010 CANDIDATES
ConservativeLaughton, Bruce
LabourCoaker, Vernon
Liberal DemocratBateman, Julia
BNPAdcock, Stephen
UKIPMarshall, Dave
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Gedling constituency in 2010 was 68.3%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

QUIZ RESULTS

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