portsmouth north Constituency Details

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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYConservative
ELECTORATE75,565 voters
AREA16 sq. miles


Portsmouth North is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by Penny Mordaunt of the Conservative party.

The Portsmouth North constituency has a total population of 98,306, of which 75,565 are eligible (18+) to vote (76.9%).

Portsmouth North ranks 431th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 277th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

Penny Mordaunt

Penny Mordaunt

Penelope Mary "Penny" Mordaunt (born 4 March 1973) is a British Conservative Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Portsmouth North since winning the seat at the 2010 United Kingdom general election. She was the first and is currently the only female military veteran in the House of Commons. Mordaunt was appointed as a Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at the Department for Communities and Local Government in July 2014. On 11 May 2015 the Prime Minister appointed her Minister of State for the Armed Forces at the MoD, the first woman to take this post.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Penny_Mordaunt
MP DETAILS
AddressPenny Mordaunt MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyConservative
Email Addressportsmouthnorth@tory.org
ConstituencyPortsmouth North
GenderFemale
Date of Birth04/03/1973
WebsiteWebsite
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Party PageWebsite
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2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
47.0%
23.8%
6.2%
3.2 %
19.1%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Portsmouth North constituency in 2015 was 62.10%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Darren SandersLiberal DemocratMale--http://www.libdems.org.uk/portsmouthlibdems.org.uk
Gavin EllisGreenMale---
John FerrettLabourMale---
Jon WoodsTrade Unionist and Socialist CoalitionMale---
Mike FitzgeraldUK Independence PartyMale---
Penny MordauntConservativeFemale04 March 1973 (44)-http://www.pennymordaunt.com/
Steven George GeorgeThe Justice & Anti-Corruption PartyMale---

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
44.27%
27.75%
20.11%
%
%
1.04%
%
4.11%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Scottish National
Plaid Cymru
Green Party
BNP
UKIP
2005 GENERAL ELECTION WINNERS
Labour
VOTE COUNTS
PartyVotesShare
 Conservative19,53344.3%
 ED1,0402.4%
 Green4611%
 Labour12,24427.8%
 Liberal-Democrat8,87420.1%
 TUSC1540.3%
 UK-Independence-Party1,8124.1%
TOTALS
Electorate70,329
Votes44,118
Turnout62.7%
2010 CANDIDATES
ConservativeMordaunt, Penny
LabourMcCarthy-Fry, Sarah
Liberal DemocratSanders, Darren
GreenMaclennan, Iain
UKIPFitzgerald, Mike
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Portsmouth North constituency in 2010 was 62.7%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

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