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The Hartlepool constituency has a total population of 92,238, of which 71,946 are eligible (18+) to vote (78%).
Hartlepool ranks 325th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 398th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Iain David Wright (born 9 May 1972) is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Hartlepool since 2004, and is currently the Shadow Minister for Industry. He was previously Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State with responsibility for apprenticeships and 14-19 reform in the Department for Children, Schools and Families until 11 May 2010.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iain_Wright
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Election turnout for the Hartlepool constituency in 2015 was 56.80%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Hilary Allen||Liberal Democrat||Female||-||-||-|
|Iain Wright||Labour||Male||09 May 1972 (46)||-||http://www.iainwrightmp.org.uk/|
|John Neville Hobbs||Independent||Male||-||-||-|
|Michael Holt||Green||Male||22 January 1989 (29)||-||-|
|Phillip Broughton||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||https://phillipbroughton.wordpress.com/|
|Sandra Allison||Save Hartlepool Hospital||Female||-||-||-|
|Liberal Democrat||Clark, Reg|
Election turnout for the Hartlepool constituency in 2010 was 55.5%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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