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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYConservative
ELECTORATE89,710 voters
AREA315 sq. miles


West Suffolk is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by Matthew Hancock of the Conservative party.

The West Suffolk constituency has a total population of 114,400, of which 89,710 are eligible (18+) to vote (78.4%).

West Suffolk ranks 64th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 60th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

Matthew Hancock

Matthew Hancock

Matthew John David Hancock PC (born 2 October 1978) is a British Conservative Party politician who was elected as the Member of Parliament (MP) for West Suffolk at the general election in May 2010.

Since September 2012, he has been the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for further education, skills and lifelong learning (a joint post between the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and the Department for Education).

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

MP DETAILS
AddressMatthew Hancock MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyConservative
Email Addressmatthew@westsuffolkconservatives.com
ConstituencyWest Suffolk
GenderMale
Date of Birth02/10/1978
TwitterTwitter Profile
Party PageWebsite
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2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
52.2%
17.5%
5.0%
3.6 %
21.7%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the West Suffolk constituency in 2015 was 64.60%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Elfreda Tealby-WatsonLiberal DemocratFemale-http://uk.linkedin.com/pub/elfreda-tealby-watson/14/ab0/750/enhttp://westsuffolklibdems.org.uk/en/
Julian FloodUK Independence PartyMale---
Matthew HancockConservativeMale02 October 1978 (40)--
Michael JefferysLabourMale---
Niall PettittGreenMale05 April 1991 (27)--

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

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2005 GENERAL ELECTION WINNERS
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2010 CANDIDATES
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the West Suffolk constituency in 2010 was %, lower than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

QUIZ RESULTS

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