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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYConservative
ELECTORATE83,602 voters
AREA56 sq. miles


Meriden is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by Caroline Spelman of the Conservative party.

The Meriden constituency has a total population of 108,047, of which 83,602 are eligible (18+) to vote (77.4%).

Meriden ranks 277th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 115th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

Caroline Spelman

Caroline Spelman

Caroline Alice Spelman (née Cormack; born 4 May 1958) is a Conservative Party politician in the United Kingdom who has served as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Meriden in the West Midlands since 1997. From May 2010 to September 2012 she was the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs in David Cameron's coalition cabinet, and was sworn as a Privy Counsellor on 13 May 2010.

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

MP DETAILS
AddressCaroline Spelman MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyConservative
Email Addresscaroline@carolinespelman.com
ConstituencyMeriden
GenderFemale
Date of Birth04/05/1958
TwitterTwitter Profile
Party PageWebsite
Wikipedia PageVisit Wiki

2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
54.7%
19.0%
5.0%
4.1 %
16.9%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Meriden constituency in 2015 was 64.90%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Ade AdeyemoLiberal DemocratMale--http://www.meriden-libdems.org.uk/
Alison GavinGreenFemale06 March 1977 (40)--
Caroline SpelmanConservativeFemale04 May 1958 (59)--
Chris BoothIndependence from EuropeMale---
Mick GeeUK Independence PartyMale--http://www.ukipsolihull.org/mickgee.html
Tom McNeilLabourMale--http://tommcneil4meriden.blogspot.co.uk/

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
51.68%
20.52%
17.79%
%
%
1.3%
4.81%
2.64%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Scottish National
Plaid Cymru
Green Party
BNP
UKIP
2005 GENERAL ELECTION WINNERS
Conservative
VOTE COUNTS
PartyVotesShare
 BNP2,5114.8%
 Conservative26,95651.7%
 Green6781.3%
 Labour10,70320.5%
 Liberal-Democrat9,27817.8%
 SMRA6581.3%
 UK-Independence-Party1,3782.6%
TOTALS
Electorate82,228
Votes52,162
Turnout62.2%
2010 CANDIDATES
ConservativeSpelman, Caroline
LabourWilliams, Ed
Liberal DemocratSlater, Simon
GreenStanton, Elly
BNPO'Brien, Frank
UKIPAllcock, Barry
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Meriden constituency in 2010 was 62.2%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

QUIZ RESULTS

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