perth and north perthshire Constituency Details

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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYScottish National
ELECTORATE0 voters
AREA1,490 sq. miles


Perth and North Perthshire is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by Pete Wishart of the Scottish National party.

The Perth and North Perthshire constituency has a total population of 0, of which 0 are eligible (18+) to vote (%).

Perth and North Perthshire ranks 7th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

Pete Wishart

Pete Wishart

Peter Wishart (born 9 March 1962) is a Scottish National Party (SNP) politician who has served as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Perth and North Perthshire since 2005. He was previously the MP for North Tayside from 2001.

He is currently the SNP Shadow Leader of the House in the House of Commons and the chair of the Scottish Affairs Select Committee. He has previously served as the SNP's Westminster Spokesperson for the Constitution and for Culture and Sport and Chief Whip.

Wishart is the former keyboard player of the Scottish Celtic rock band Runrig.

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

MP DETAILS
AddressPete Wishart MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyScottish National
Email Addresswishartp@parliament.uk
ConstituencyPerth and North Perthshire
GenderMale
Date of Birth09/03/1962
WebsiteWebsite
TwitterTwitter Profile
Party PageWebsite
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2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
32.7%
8.1%
3.8%
2.1 %
2.0%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Perth And North Perthshire constituency in 2015 was 74.80%, higher than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Alexander StewartConservativeMale--http://www.perthshireconservatives.org.uk/
John MylesUK Independence PartyMale---
Louise RamsayScottish Green PartyFemale---
Pete WishartScottish NationalMale09 March 1962 (56)-http://www.petewishartmp.com/
Peter BarrettLiberal DemocratMale---
Scott NicholsonLabourMale---
Xander McDadeIndependentMale--http://votexander.co.uk/

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

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ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Perth And North Perthshire constituency in 2010 was %, lower than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

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