St Helens South and Whiston (UK Parliament constituency)


St Helens South and Whiston (UK Parliament constituency)

UK constituency infobox
Name = St Helens South and Whiston
Map1 = StHelensSouthWhiston2007
Map2 = Merseyside
Entity = Merseyside
Type = Borough
County = Merseyside
Year = 2005 for 2009
MP = "dependent on next election"
Party = "dependent on next election"
EP = North West England

St Helens South and Whiston is a borough constituency to be represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It will elect one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first past the post system of election. The seat has been created during the Boundary Commission for England's review of constituencies.

Boundaries

Following their review of parliamentary representation in Merseyside, the Boundary Commission for England has created this new constituency. It replaces the current St Helens South seat, covering the south of the Metropolitan Borough of St Helens, but also includes three wards from the Knowsley borough.

The electoral wards forming the new constituency are:

*From Knowsley: Prescot East, Whiston North and Whiston South
*From St Helens: Bold, Eccleston, Rainhill, Sutton, Thatto Heath, Town Centre and West Park.

Elections

Election box candidate with party link
party = United Kingdom Independence Party
candidate = Alan Freeman
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Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate = Brian Spencer
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Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate = Shaun Woodward
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