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The Newport East constituency has a total population of 78,213, of which 60,138 are eligible (18+) to vote (76.9%).
Newport East ranks 260th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 543th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Jessica Elizabeth Morden (born 29 May 1968) is a British Labour Party politician, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Newport East since 2005.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jessica_Morden
Election turnout for the Newport East constituency in 2015 was 62.70%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|David Mclean||Green||Male||04 January 1963 (55)||-||-|
|David Stock||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Jessica Morden||Labour||Female||29 May 1968 (50)||-||-|
|Paul Halliday||Liberal Democrat||Male||18 May 1982 (36)||-||http://www.newportliberaldemocrats.org.uk/|
|Shangara Singh Bhatoe||Socialist Labour Party||Female||-||-||-|
|Tony Salkeld||Plaid Cymru||Male||-||-||-|
|Liberal Democrat||Townsend, Ed|
|Plaid Cymru||Cross, Fiona|
Election turnout for the Newport East constituency in 2010 was 63.3%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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