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The Mid Derbyshire constituency has a total population of 84,162, of which 67,325 are eligible (18+) to vote (80%).
Mid Derbyshire ranks 330th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 511th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Pauline Elizabeth Latham (born 4 February 1948) is a British Conservative Party politician, who was elected at the 2010 general election as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Mid Derbyshire, a new constituency created as a result of changes made by the Boundary Commission for England.
Latham was educated at Bramcote Hills Technical Grammar School in Nottinghamshire
She was a Conservative member of Derbyshire County Council from 1987 to 1993, and a Derby City Councillor from 1992 to 1996 and from 1998 to 2010. She held the position of Mayor of Derby during 2007/08. She has also been school governor at Ecclesbourne School
She was a candidate for Broxtowe in 2001 and stood as a European candidate in 1999 and 2005 for the East Midlands.
Latham was a member of the A-List. before being selected as the candidate for Mid Derbyshire. She was elected to Parliament in the 2010 general election with 48.3% of the vote and a majority of 11,292.
In Parliament, she served on the select committee for International Development
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pauline_Latham
Election turnout for the Mid Derbyshire constituency in 2015 was 70.60%, higher than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Hilary Jones||Liberal Democrat||Female||-||-||-|
|Martin Fitzpatrick||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Pauline Latham||Conservative||Female||04 February 1948 (75)||-||-|
Election turnout for the Mid Derbyshire constituency in 2010 was %, lower than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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