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The Liverpool, West Derby constituency has a total population of 90,922, of which 70,713 are eligible (18+) to vote (77.8%).
Liverpool, West Derby ranks 576th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 422th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Stephen Twigg (born 25 December 1966) is a British Labour and Co-operative Party politician who has been the Labour Co-operative Member of Parliament (MP) for Liverpool West Derby since 2010. He previously served as the Member of Parliament for Enfield Southgate from 1997 to 2005, when he lost his seat. He came to national prominence in 1997 by winning the seat of Defence Secretary Michael Portillo. Twigg was made the Minister of State for School Standards in 2004, a job he held until he lost his seat in 2005. He returned to parliament in 2010, after he was elected Member of Parliament for Liverpool West Derby. Following Ed Miliband's election to the Labour leadership, he made Twigg a Shadow Foreign Office Minister. In his October 2011 reshuffle, Miliband promoted Twigg to the post of Shadow Secretary of State for Education. However on 7 October 2013 he was replaced in the reshuffle.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stephen_Twigg
Election turnout for the Liverpool West Derby constituency in 2015 was 64.20%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Neil Miney||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Paul Twigger||Liberal Democrat||Male||-||http://uk.linkedin.com/pub/paul-twigger/54/b96/645/en||-|
|Stephen Twigg||Labour||Male||25 December 1966 (53)||-||-|
|Steve Radford||The Liberal Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Liberal Democrat||Twigger, Paul|
Election turnout for the Liverpool West Derby constituency in 2010 was 56.7%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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