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The Southend West constituency has a total population of 89,153, of which 70,580 are eligible (18+) to vote (79.2%).
Southend West ranks 550th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 447th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Sir David Anthony Andrew Amess (born 26 March 1952) is a British Conservative Party politician. He has been a Member of Parliament (MP) since 1983, first for Basildon, and since 1997 for Southend West. He and his wife Julia have one son and four daughters. Their eldest daughter is actress Katie Amess.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Amess
Election turnout for the Southend West constituency in 2015 was 66.60%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Brian Otridge||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|David Amess||Conservative||Male||26 March 1952 (65)||-||http://www.davidamess.co.uk/|
|Jeremy Moss||English Democrats||Male||-||https://www.linkedin.com/company/the-english-democrats||https://englishdemocratseastmidlandscampaign.wordpress.com/east-candidates/jeremy-moss-southend-west/|
|Jon Fuller||Green||Male||09 October 1957 (60)||-||-|
|Julian Gabriel St.John Ware-Lane||Labour||Male||12 November 1959 (58)||https://www.linkedin.com/hp/?dnr=jgcnAITmRdPoHGJlOpJjhuhMhduqHGA5nPR6||https://warelane.wordpress.com/|
|Paul Collins||Liberal Democrat||Male||-||-||http://southendlibdems.co.uk/en/contact/paul-collins|
|Liberal Democrat||Welch, Peter|
Election turnout for the Southend West constituency in 2010 was 65.5%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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