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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYLabour
ELECTORATE84,766 voters
AREA21 sq. miles


Luton South is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by Gavin Shuker of the Labour party.

The Luton South constituency has a total population of 112,152, of which 84,766 are eligible (18+) to vote (75.6%).

Luton South ranks 400th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 78th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

Gavin Shuker

Gavin Shuker

Gavin Shuker (born 10 October 1981) is an English Labour Co-operative politician, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Luton South since 2010. Shuker successfully defended the seat after his predecessor Margaret Moran stood down following controversy over her expenses. He is a member of the Christians on the Left and was previously leader of City Life Church in Luton. Shuker serves as Chair of the Parliamentary Co-operative Party and in 2013 he was appointed as a Shadow International Development Minister.

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

MP DETAILS
AddressGavin Shuker MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyLabour
Email Addressoffice@gavinshuker.org
ConstituencyLuton South
GenderMale
Date of Birth10/10/1981
WebsiteWebsite
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2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
30.7%
44.2%
7.5%
2.9 %
12.1%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Luton South constituency in 2015 was 62.80%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Ashuk AhmedLiberal DemocratMale21 September 1963 (54)-http://www.ashukahmed.co.uk/
Attiq Ahmed MalikIndependentMale---
Gavin ShukerLabourMale10 October 1981 (36)-http://GavinShuker.org/
Katie RedmondConservativeFemale--http://www.katieredmond.org.uk/
Paul WestonLiberty GBMale---
Simon HallGreenMale---
Yasin RehmanUK Independence PartyMale--http://yasinrehman.org.uk/

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
29.36%
34.88%
22.66%
%
%
0.87%
3.08%
2.31%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Scottish National
Plaid Cymru
Green Party
BNP
UKIP
2005 GENERAL ELECTION WINNERS
Labour
VOTE COUNTS
PartyVotesShare
 BNP1,2993.1%
 Conservative12,39629.4%
 Green3660.9%
 Ind11,8724.4%
 Ind24631.1%
 Ind32640.6%
 Ind41300.3%
 Ind5840.2%
 Labour14,72534.9%
 Liberal-Democrat9,56722.7%
 UK-Independence-Party9752.3%
 WRP750.2%
TOTALS
Electorate65,219
Votes42,216
Turnout70.4%
2010 CANDIDATES
ConservativeHuddleston, Nigel
LabourShuker, Gavin
Liberal DemocratHussain, Qurban
GreenScheimann, Marc
BNPBlakey, Tony
UKIPLawman, Charles
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Luton South constituency in 2010 was 70.4%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

QUIZ RESULTS

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