leyton and wanstead Constituency Details

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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYLabour
ELECTORATE82,523 voters
AREA5 sq. miles


Leyton and Wanstead is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by John Cryer of the Labour party.

The Leyton and Wanstead constituency has a total population of 105,935, of which 82,523 are eligible (18+) to vote (77.9%).

Leyton and Wanstead ranks 608th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 143th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

John Cryer

John Cryer

John Robert Cryer (born 11 April 1964) is an English Labour Party politician, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Leyton and Wanstead since the general election in May 2010. He was previously MP for Hornchurch from 1997 until his defeat at the 2005 general election. He is the Chair of the Parliamentary Labour Party.

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

MP DETAILS
AddressJohn Cryer MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyLabour
Email Addressjohn.cryer@unitetheunion.com
ConstituencyLeyton and Wanstead
GenderMale
Date of Birth11/04/1964
WebsiteWebsite
TwitterTwitter Profile
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2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
22.0%
58.6%
5.7%
7.3 %
5.8%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Leyton And Wanstead constituency in 2015 was 62.90%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Ashley GunstockGreenMale03 February 1957 (60)http://uk.linkedin.com/pub/ashley-gunstock/9/21b/68a/enhttp://ashleygunstock.blogspot.co.uk/
Carl QuilliamLiberal DemocratMale-http://uk.linkedin.com/in/carlquilliam/enhttp://leytonandwanstead.mycouncillor.org.uk/
John CryerLabourMale11 April 1964 (53)-http://www.johncryermp.co.uk/
Mahtab AzizIndependentMale---
Matthew ScottConservativeMale-http://uk.linkedin.com/in/matthewscottuk/enhttp://www.leytonandwanstead.co.uk/
Rosamund BeattieUK Independence PartyFemale--http://www.rosamundbeattie.org/

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
22.23%
43.6%
27.63%
%
%
1.4%
1.4%
2.69%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Scottish National
Plaid Cymru
Green Party
BNP
UKIP
2005 GENERAL ELECTION WINNERS
Labour
VOTE COUNTS
PartyVotesShare
TOTALS
Turnout63.2%
2010 CANDIDATES
ConservativeNorthover, Ed
LabourCryer, John
Liberal DemocratQureshi, Farooq
GreenGunstock, Ashley
BNPClift, Jim
UKIPWood, Graham
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Leyton And Wanstead constituency in 2010 was 63.2%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

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