Plymouth Sutton and Devonport (UK Parliament constituency)


Plymouth Sutton and Devonport (UK Parliament constituency)

UK constituency infobox
Name = Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport
Map1 = PlymouthSuttonDevonport2007
Map2 = Devon
Type = Borough
Year = in time for 2009 or 2010 election
Entity = Devon
County = Devon
EP = South West England
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Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport is to be a constituency 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.

Following its review into parliamentary representation in Devon, the Boundary Commission for England has created a new Plymouth constituency of Plymouth Sutton and Devonport. This seat is largely based on the former Plymouth Sutton with the addition of smaller parts of the former Devonport constituency. [http://ukpollingreport.co.uk/guide/seat-profiles/plymouthsuttonanddevonport]

Boundaries

The two former seats of Plymouth Sutton and Plymouth Devonport are amongst the oldest constituencies in England. The electoral wards which make up this new seat are:

*Compton, Devonport, Drake, Efford and Lipson, Peverell, St Peter and the Waterfront, Stoke, and Sutton and Mount Gould.

This seat is entirely within the boundaries of the city of Plymouth.

Election results

Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate = Linda Gilroy
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Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate = Oliver Colville
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Election box candidate with party link
party = United Kingdom Independence Party
candidate = Bill Wakeham
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References

ee also

*Constituencies in the next United Kingdom general election
* List of Parliamentary constituencies in Devon


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