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The Maidenhead constituency has a total population of 102,613, of which 79,699 are eligible (18+) to vote (77.7%).
Maidenhead ranks 239th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 197th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Theresa Mary May PC MP (née Brasier; born 1 October 1956) is a British Conservative politician, and the current UK Home Secretary.
May was first elected to Parliament in 1997 as Member of Parliament for Maidenhead. She went on to be appointed Chairman of the Conservative Party and was sworn of Her Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council in 2002.
She served in a number of roles in the Shadow Cabinets of Iain Duncan Smith, Michael Howard and David Cameron, including Shadow Leader of the House of Commons and Shadow Work and Pensions Secretary.
When Cameron became Prime Minister in May 2010, May was appointed Home Secretary and Minister for Women and Equalities; delegating the latter role in 2012 to Maria Miller, Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (2012–14).
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theresa_May
Election turnout for the Maidenhead constituency in 2015 was 71.80%, higher than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Emily Blyth||Green||Female||05 May 1983 (40)||-||-|
|Herbie Crossman||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Joe Wilcox||Class War||Male||-||-||-|
|Theresa May||Conservative||Female||01 October 1956 (67)||-||-|
|Tony Hill||Liberal Democrat||Male||-||-||-|
|Liberal Democrat||Hill, Tony|
Election turnout for the Maidenhead constituency in 2010 was 73.8%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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