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The Houghton and Sunderland South constituency has a total population of 87,153, of which 69,827 are eligible (18+) to vote (80.1%).
Houghton and Sunderland South ranks 372th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 483th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Bridget Maeve Phillipson (born 19 December 1983) is a British Labour Party politician who was elected at the 2010 general election as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Houghton and Sunderland South. She was the first MP to be declared to be elected to the 2015 Parliament, with an increased majority of 12,938.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bridget_Phillipson
|Address||Bridget Phillipson MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA|
|Phone Number||020 7219 4272|
|Constituency||Houghton and Sunderland South|
|Date of Birth||19/12/1983|
|Wikipedia Page||Visit Wiki|
Election turnout for the Houghton And Sunderland South constituency in 2015 was 56.30%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Bridget Phillipson||Labour||Female||19 December 1983 (35)||-||http://www.bridgetphillipson.com/|
|James Murray||Liberal Democrat||Male||-||-||-|
|Richard Elvin||UK Independence Party||Male||08 August 1949 (69)||-||http://richardelvin.com/|
|Liberal Democrat||Boyle, Chris|
Election turnout for the Houghton And Sunderland South constituency in 2010 was 55.3%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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