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The Hemsworth constituency has a total population of 94,181, of which 74,453 are eligible (18+) to vote (79.1%).
Hemsworth ranks 272th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 369th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Jon Hedley Trickett (born 2 July 1950) is a British Labour Party politician, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Hemsworth in West Yorkshire since the 1996 by-election. He served as the Parliamentary Private Secretary to Prime Minister Gordon Brown from 2008 to 2010, and was promoted to Ed Miliband's Shadow Cabinet in 2011 as Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jon_Trickett
Election turnout for the Hemsworth constituency in 2015 was 58.30%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Jon Trickett||Labour||Male||02 July 1950 (72)||-||http://www.jontrickett.org.uk/|
|Martin Roberts||Yorkshire First||Male||11 December 1986 (36)||-||-|
|Mary Macqueen||Liberal Democrat||Female||-||-||-|
|Steve Ashton||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Liberal Democrat||Belmore, Alan|
Election turnout for the Hemsworth constituency in 2010 was 60.4%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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