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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYLabour
ELECTORATE55,142 voters
AREA38 sq. miles


Rhondda is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by Chris Bryant of the Labour party.

The Rhondda constituency has a total population of 69,738, of which 55,142 are eligible (18+) to vote (79.1%).

Rhondda ranks 322th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 565th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

Chris Bryant

Chris Bryant

Christopher John Bryant (born 11 January 1962) is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Rhondda since 2001 and the Shadow Minister for the Arts since 2014. He was previously the Minister of State for Europe and the Deputy Leader of the House of Commons.

Bryant previously worked as an Anglican priest, as well as having roles at the BBC and Common Purpose.

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

MP DETAILS
AddressChris Bryant MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyLabour
Email Addresschris4labour@yahoo.co.uk
ConstituencyRhondda
GenderMale
Date of Birth11/01/1962
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2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
6.7%
50.7%
1.5%
1.4 %
12.7%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Rhondda constituency in 2015 was 60.90%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Chris BryantLabourMale11 January 1962 (55)--
George SummersLiberal DemocratFemale---
Lisa RapadoGreenFemale---
Lyn HudsonConservativeFemale---
Ron HughesUK Independence PartyMale---
Shelley Rees-OwenPlaid CymruFemale--http://www.sainou.com/shelley-rees/

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
6.41%
55.3%
10.65%
%
18.12%
%
%
1.15%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Scottish National
Plaid Cymru
Green Party
BNP
UKIP
2005 GENERAL ELECTION WINNERS
Labour
VOTE COUNTS
PartyVotesShare
 Conservative1,9936.4%
 Ind12,5998.4%
 Labour17,18355.3%
 Liberal-Democrat3,30910.6%
 Plaid-Cymru5,63018.1%
 UK-Independence-Party3581.2%
TOTALS
Electorate51,554
Votes31,072
Turnout60.3%
2010 CANDIDATES
ConservativeHenderson, Juliet
LabourBryant, Chris
Liberal DemocratWasley, Paul
UKIPJohn, Taffy
Plaid CymruDavies, Geraint
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Rhondda constituency in 2010 was 60.3%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

QUIZ RESULTS

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