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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.
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
Election turnout for the Leyton And Wanstead constituency in 2015 was 62.90%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Ashley Gunstock||Green||Male||03 February 1957 (66)||http://uk.linkedin.com/pub/ashley-gunstock/9/21b/68a/en||http://ashleygunstock.blogspot.co.uk/|
|Carl Quilliam||Liberal Democrat||Male||-||http://uk.linkedin.com/in/carlquilliam/en||http://leytonandwanstead.mycouncillor.org.uk/|
|John Cryer||Labour||Male||11 April 1964 (59)||-||http://www.johncryermp.co.uk/|
|Rosamund Beattie||UK Independence Party||Female||-||-||http://www.rosamundbeattie.org/|
|Liberal Democrat||Qureshi, Farooq|
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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