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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYConservative
ELECTORATE70,257 voters
AREA148 sq. miles


Witham is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by Priti Patel of the Conservative party.

The Witham constituency has a total population of 88,797, of which 70,257 are eligible (18+) to vote (79.1%).

Witham ranks 151th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 454th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

Priti Patel

Priti Patel

Priti Patel MP (born 29 March 1972) is a British Conservative Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for the Witham constituency in Essex since 2010.

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

MP DETAILS
AddressPriti Patel MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyConservative
Email Addresspriti@working4witham.com
ConstituencyWitham
GenderFemale
Date of Birth29/03/1972
TwitterTwitter Profile
Party PageWebsite
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2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
57.5%
15.8%
6.1%
4.3 %
16.0%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Witham constituency in 2015 was 70.30%, higher than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Doreen ScrimshawChristian Peoples AllianceFemale12 November 1939 (79)--
Garry CockrillUK Independence PartyMale--http://www.ukipwitham.uk/
James AbbottGreenMale---
Jo HayesLiberal DemocratFemale--http://johayes.mycouncillor.org.uk/about/#page-content
John ClarkeLabourMale26 May 1960 (58)--
Priti PatelConservativeFemale29 March 1972 (46)--

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
52.2%
18.48%
19.75%
%
%
3.03%
%
6.53%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Scottish National
Plaid Cymru
Green Party
BNP
UKIP
2005 GENERAL ELECTION WINNERS
Conservative
VOTE COUNTS
PartyVotesShare
 Conservative24,44852.2%
 Green1,4193%
 Labour8,65618.5%
 Liberal-Democrat9,25219.8%
 UK-Independence-Party3,0606.5%
TOTALS
Electorate66,969
Votes46,835
Turnout70.2%
2010 CANDIDATES
ConservativePatel, Priti
LabourSpademan, John
Liberal DemocratPhelps, Margaret
GreenAbbott, James
UKIPHodges, David
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Witham constituency in 2010 was 70.2%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

QUIZ RESULTS

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