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The Newbury constituency has a total population of 108,244, of which 83,282 are eligible (18+) to vote (76.9%).
Newbury ranks 109th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 110th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Richard Henry Ronald Benyon, MRICS (born 21 October 1960) is a British Conservative Party politician. He has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Newbury since 2005 and was a Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at the Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs from May 2010 to October 2013. He is the richest MP of the House of Commons, with an estimated wealth of £110 million.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Benyon
Election turnout for the Newbury constituency in 2015 was 72.50%, higher than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Andrew Stott||Patriotic Socialist Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Catherine Anderson||UK Independence Party||Female||-||-||-|
|Jonny Roberts||Labour||Male||26 May 1987 (32)||-||http://www.jonnyroberts.com/|
|Judith Bunting||Liberal Democrat||Female||-||-||http://judithbunting.co.uk/|
|Peter Norman||Apolitical Democrats||Male||-||-||http://www.peternorman.org.uk/|
|Richard Benyon||Conservative||Male||21 October 1960 (59)||-||http://www.richardbenyon.com/|
|Liberal Democrat||Rendel, David|
Election turnout for the Newbury constituency in 2010 was 70.2%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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