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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYLabour
ELECTORATE70,809 voters
AREA13 sq. miles


Leeds East is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by Richard Burgon of the Labour party.

The Leeds East constituency has a total population of 95,579, of which 70,809 are eligible (18+) to vote (74.1%).

Leeds East ranks 467th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 338th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

Richard Burgon

Richard Burgon

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MP DETAILS
AddressRichard Burgon MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyLabour
Email Addressrichard@richardburgon.com
ConstituencyLeeds East
GenderMale
Date of Birth
WebsiteWebsite
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2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
20.9%
53.7%
3.4%
2.9 %
19.0%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Leeds East constituency in 2015 was 59.00%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Ed SandersonLiberal DemocratMale---
Kate BissonGreenFemale03 June 1905 (112)https://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=35457327&trk=nav_responsive_tab_profilehttp://yorkshireandhumber.greenparty.org.uk/candidates/leeds-east-kate-bisson.html
Mark ManiattUK Independence PartyMale---
Richard BurgonLabourMale--http://www.richardburgon.com/
Ryan Stephenson ConservativeMale---

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
23.17%
50.4%
17.5%
%
%
%
7.79%
%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Scottish National
Plaid Cymru
Green Party
BNP
UKIP
2005 GENERAL ELECTION WINNERS
Labour
VOTE COUNTS
PartyVotesShare
 AGS4291.1%
 BNP2,9477.8%
 Conservative8,76323.2%
 Labour19,05650.4%
 Liberal-Democrat6,61817.5%
TOTALS
Electorate64,698
Votes37,813
Turnout58.1%
2010 CANDIDATES
ConservativeAnderson, Barry
LabourMudie, George
Liberal DemocratTear, Andrew
BNPBrown, Trevor
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Leeds East constituency in 2010 was 58.1%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

QUIZ RESULTS

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