saffron walden Constituency Details

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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYConservative
ELECTORATE80,919 voters
AREA307 sq. miles


Saffron Walden is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by Alan Haselhurst of the Conservative party.

The Saffron Walden constituency has a total population of 103,906, of which 80,919 are eligible (18+) to vote (77.9%).

Saffron Walden ranks 67th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 176th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

Alan Haselhurst

Alan Haselhurst

Sir Alan Gordon Barraclough Haselhurst (born 23 June 1937) is a British Conservative politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Saffron Walden since 1977. Previously he was the MP for Middleton and Prestwich from 1970 to 1974. He was Chairman of Ways and Means from 14 May 1997 to 8 June 2010.

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

MP DETAILS
AddressAlan Haselhurst MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyConservative
Email Addresshaselhursta@saffronwaldenconservatives.net
ConstituencySaffron Walden
GenderMale
Date of Birth23/06/1937
WebsiteWebsite
Party PageWebsite
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2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
57.2%
11.8%
10.6%
3.8 %
13.8%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Saffron Walden constituency in 2015 was 71.40%, higher than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Alan HaselhurstConservativeMale23 June 1937 (80)-http://www.siralanhaselhurst.net/
Heather Jane AskerResidents for UttlesfordFemale---
Jane BerneyLabourFemale---
Karmel StannardGreenFemale---
Mike HibbsLiberal DemocratMale08 November 1954 (63)-http://www.billericaylibdems.org.uk/
Peter DayUK Independence PartyMale---

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
55.46%
9.73%
27.43%
%
%
1.35%
1.93%
4.1%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Scottish National
Plaid Cymru
Green Party
BNP
UKIP
2005 GENERAL ELECTION WINNERS
Conservative
VOTE COUNTS
PartyVotesShare
 BNP1,0501.9%
 Conservative30,15555.5%
 Green7351.4%
 Labour5,2889.7%
 Liberal-Democrat14,91327.4%
 UK-Independence-Party2,2284.1%
TOTALS
Electorate76,035
Votes54,369
Turnout71.5%
2010 CANDIDATES
ConservativeHaselhurst, Alan
LabourLight, Barbara
Liberal DemocratWilcock, Peter
GreenHossain, Reza
BNPMitchell, Christine
UKIPLord, Roger
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Saffron Walden constituency in 2010 was 71.5%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

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