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The Vale of Glamorgan constituency has a total population of 98,094, of which 76,736 are eligible (18+) to vote (78.2%).
Vale of Glamorgan ranks 172th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 283th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Alun Hugh Cairns (born July 30, 1970) is a Welsh Conservative Party politician. A member of the National Assembly for Wales for the in the South Wales West region since 1999, he was elected at the 2010 general election as the Member of Parliament (MP) for the Vale of Glamorgan.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alun_Cairns
Election turnout for the Vale Of Glamorgan constituency in 2015 was 71.10%, higher than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Alun Cairns||Conservative||Male||30 July 1970 (53)||-||-|
|David Paul Morgan||Liberal Democrat||Male||21 March 1961 (62)||-||-|
|Ian Johnson||Plaid Cymru||Male||-||-||-|
|Kevin Mahoney||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Steve Reed||Cannabis is Safer than Alcohol||Male||31 May 1952 (71)||-||-|
|Liberal Democrat||Parrott, Eluned|
|Plaid Cymru||Johnson, Ian|
Election turnout for the Vale Of Glamorgan constituency in 2010 was 69.3%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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