gillingham and rainham Constituency Details

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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYConservative
ELECTORATE77,484 voters
AREA16 sq. miles


Gillingham and Rainham is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by Rehman Chishti of the Conservative party.

The Gillingham and Rainham constituency has a total population of 99,990, of which 77,484 are eligible (18+) to vote (77.5%).

Gillingham and Rainham ranks 438th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 236th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

Rehman Chishti

Rehman Chishti

Atta-Ur-Rehman Chishti known as Rehman Chishti رحمن چشتی (born 4 October 1978) is a British Conservative politician who was elected MP for Gillingham and Rainham in the 2010 general election.

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

MP DETAILS
AddressRehman Chishti MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyConservative
Email Addressraychishti@hotmail.com
ConstituencyGillingham and Rainham
GenderMale
Date of Birth04/10/1978
WebsiteWebsite
TwitterTwitter Profile
Party PageWebsite
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2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
48.0%
25.6%
3.6%
2.4 %
19.5%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Gillingham And Rainham constituency in 2015 was 64.80%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Jacqui BerryTrade Unionist and Socialist CoalitionFemale--http://jacquiberrytusc.blogspot.co.uk/
Mark HansonUK Independence PartyMale---
Mike WaltersIndependentMale05 July 1955 (62)--
Neil WilliamsGreenMale14 April 1966 (51)-http://medwaygreenparty.org/b2e/blog4.php
Paul ChaplinLiberal DemocratMale--http://paulchaplin.mycouncillor.org.uk/
Paul ClarkLabourMale29 April 1957 (60)-http://www.paulclark.org/
Rehman ChishtiConservativeMale04 October 1978 (39)-http://www.rehmanchishti.com/
Roger James PeacockIndependentMale---

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
46.22%
27.67%
18.13%
%
%
0.76%
2.46%
3.24%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Scottish National
Plaid Cymru
Green Party
BNP
UKIP
2005 GENERAL ELECTION WINNERS
Labour
VOTE COUNTS
PartyVotesShare
TOTALS
Turnout66%
2010 CANDIDATES
ConservativeChishti, Rehman
LabourClark, Paul
Liberal DemocratStamp, Andrew
GreenMarchant, Trish
BNPRavenscroft, Brian
UKIPOakley, Robert
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Gillingham And Rainham constituency in 2010 was 66%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

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