lewisham east Constituency Details

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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYLabour
ELECTORATE78,833 voters
AREA5 sq. miles


Lewisham East is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by Heidi Alexander of the Labour party.

The Lewisham East constituency has a total population of 103,954, of which 78,833 are eligible (18+) to vote (75.8%).

Lewisham East ranks 610th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 173th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

Heidi Alexander

Heidi Alexander

Heidi Alexander (born 17 April 1975) is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Lewisham East since the 2010 general election.

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

MP DETAILS
AddressHeidi Alexander MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyLabour
Email Addressheidi@heidialexander.org.uk
ConstituencyLewisham East
GenderFemale
Date of Birth17/04/1975
WebsiteWebsite
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2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
22.3%
55.7%
5.7%
5.7 %
9.1%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Lewisham East constituency in 2015 was 58.50%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Anne Marie WatersUK Independence PartyFemale--http://www.annemariewaters.org/
Heidi AlexanderLabourFemale17 April 1975 (42)-http://www.heidialexander.org.uk/
Julia FletcherLiberal DemocratFemale---
Maureen MartinChristian Peoples AllianceFemale05 August 1965 (52)--
Nick LongLewisham People Before ProfitMale17 September 1958 (59)-http://peoplebeforeprofit.org.uk/
Peter FortuneConservativeMale--http://www.peterfortune.co.uk/
Störm PoorunGreenMale02 October 1976 (41)https://www.linkedin.com/in/stormpoorunhttp://www.storm.poorun.org/

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
23.61%
43.06%
28.16%
%
%
1.5%
%
1.85%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Scottish National
Plaid Cymru
Green Party
BNP
UKIP
2005 GENERAL ELECTION WINNERS
Labour
VOTE COUNTS
PartyVotesShare
 CNPG3320.8%
 Conservative9,85023.6%
 ED4261%
 Green6241.5%
 Labour17,96643.1%
 Liberal-Democrat11,75028.2%
 UK-Independence-Party7711.8%
TOTALS
Electorate65,926
Votes41,719
Turnout63.3%
2010 CANDIDATES
ConservativeClamp, Jonathan
LabourAlexander, Heidi
Liberal DemocratPattisson, Pete
GreenCotterell, Priscilla
UKIPReed, Roderick
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Lewisham East constituency in 2010 was 63.3%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

QUIZ RESULTS

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