Please note this website was created for the 2015 General Election. Due to the lack of preparation time, we have not updated this website for the 2017 Election. Why?
Please note that we are currently updating our website to represent the results of the 2015 General Election, the newly elected MPs and their respective constituencies.
The Wansbeck constituency has a total population of 81,847, of which 65,445 are eligible (18+) to vote (80%).
Wansbeck ranks 282th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 529th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Ian Lavery (born 6 January 1963) is a British Labour Party politician, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Wansbeck since the 2010 general election. Lavery was the President of the National Union of Mineworkers.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ian_Lavery
Election turnout for the Wansbeck constituency in 2015 was 60.90%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Liberal Democrat||Reed, Simon|
Election turnout for the Wansbeck constituency in 2010 was 60.7%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
This graph shows the results from 34 people in the Wansbeck constituency who have taken our quiz, displaying which party best matches their opinions of the series of questions we ask.
If you haven't taken our insightful quiz that shows you who you should be voting for at the 2015 general election, why not give it a go:
Information about what to expect at the general election 2015, including timetable of events, results and guides.
Watch political debates, party political broadcasts, PMQ's and interviews with party candidates and MPs.
How does your city compare with others across the UK, including population, employment and earnings.
Find out more about your local constituency, including local information, polls and MPs.