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The Southport constituency has a total population of 90,554, of which 73,269 are eligible (18+) to vote (80.9%).
Southport ranks 358th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 425th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
John David Pugh (born 28 June 1948 in Liverpool) is a Liberal Democrat politician in the United Kingdom. He is Member of Parliament (MP) for Southport. First elected in 2001 with a majority of 3,007, he was re-elected in 2005 with a slightly increased majority of 3,838, and again in 2010 with a majority of 6,024, or 13.8%. In the 2015 General Election, he was re-elected again, but with a reduced majority of 1,322 from Conservative candidate Damien Moore. John Pugh received 31% of the vote, with turnout at 65.75%.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Pugh
Election turnout for the Southport constituency in 2015 was 65.50%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Jacqueline Barlow||The Southport Party||Female||-||-||-|
|John Pugh||Liberal Democrat||Male||28 June 1948 (71)||-||http://www.johnpughmp.com/|
|Liz Savage||Labour||Female||03 November 1973 (46)||-||http://www.southportlabour.org.uk/|
|Terry Durrance||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Liberal Democrat||Pugh, John|
Election turnout for the Southport constituency in 2010 was 65.1%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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