sheffield central Constituency Details

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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYLabour
ELECTORATE100,940 voters
AREA7 sq. miles


Sheffield Central is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by Paul Blomfield of the Labour party.

The Sheffield Central constituency has a total population of 118,478, of which 100,940 are eligible (18+) to vote (85.2%).

Sheffield Central ranks 578th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 39th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

Paul Blomfield

Paul Blomfield

Paul Blomfield (born 25 August 1953) is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Sheffield Central since 2010.

Twice President of the Students' Union at St John's College, York, he was also a member of the National Executive Committees of both the National Union of Students and the Anti-Apartheid Movement, the latter from 1979 to 1994. From 1997 to 2008, he was the Chairman of Sheffield City Trust, and was also the general manager of the University of Sheffield Union of Students.

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

MP DETAILS
AddressPaul Blomfield MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyLabour
Email Addresspaul@paulblomfield.co.uk
ConstituencySheffield Central
GenderMale
Date of Birth25/08/1953
WebsiteWebsite
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Party PageWebsite
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2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
11.1%
55.0%
9.7%
15.8 %
7.5%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Sheffield Central constituency in 2015 was 57.40%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Andy HalsallPirate Party UKMale04 June 1981 (36)-https://www.pirateparty.org.uk/blogs/andy-halsall
Dominic CookUK Independence PartyMale15 June 1973 (44)https://www.linkedin.com/in/drdominiccook-
Elizabeth BreedEnglish DemocratsFemale29 February 1964 (53)--
Jillian CreasyGreenFemale--http://sheffieldgreenparty.org.uk/people/councillors/cllr-jillian-creasy/
Joe OttenLiberal DemocratMale--http://joe.otten.uk/
Mike DriverWorkers Revolutionary PartyMale---
Paul BlomfieldLabourMale25 August 1953 (64)-http://www.paulblomfield.co.uk/
Stephanie RoeConservativeFemale---
Steve AndrewCommunist Party of BritainMale---
Thom BrownThe Above and Beyond PartyMale31 January 1995 (22)--

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
10.14%
41.33%
40.93%
%
%
3.75%
2.18%
1.57%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Scottish National
Plaid Cymru
Green Party
BNP
UKIP
2005 GENERAL ELECTION WINNERS
Labour
VOTE COUNTS
PartyVotesShare
 BNP9032.2%
 Conservative4,20610.1%
 Green1,5563.8%
 Ind1400.1%
 Labour17,13841.3%
 Liberal-Democrat16,97340.9%
 UK-Independence-Party6521.6%
TOTALS
Electorate67,554
Votes41,468
Turnout59.6%
2010 CANDIDATES
ConservativeLee, Andrew
LabourBlomfield, Paul
Liberal DemocratScriven, Paul
GreenCreasy, Jillian
BNPSmith, Tracey
UKIPShaw, Jeffrey
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Sheffield Central constituency in 2010 was 59.6%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

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