Totnes (UK Parliament constituency)


Totnes (UK Parliament constituency)

UK constituency infobox
Name = Totnes
Map1 = Totnes
Map2 = Devon
Type = County
Year = 1295, 1885, 1997
Entity = Devon
County = Devon
EP = South West England
MP = Anthony Steen
Party = Conservative

Totnes is a county constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. The current county constituency was formed out of the South Hams constituency for the 1997 election.

Boundaries

There will be minor alterations to the boundaries of this constituency in time for the next United Kingdom general election.

The redrawn constituency will be as follows;

From the District of South Hams:- Allington and Loddiswell, Avon and Harbourne, Dartington, Dartmouth and Kingswear, Dartmouth Townstal, East Dart, Eastmoor, Kingsbridge East, Kingsbridge North, Marldon, Salcombe and Malborough, Saltstone, Skerries, South Brent, Stokenham, Thurlestone, Totnes Bridgetown, Totnes Town, West Dart, Westville and Alvington.

From the Borough of Torbay:- Berry Head-with-Furzeham, Blatchcombe, Churston-with-Galmpton, St Mary's-with-Summercombe.

Members of Parliament

Before 1660

1660-1868

"Two Members"

1885-1983

"One member"

ince 1997

* 1997 – "present": Anthony Steen, Conservative

Election results

Election box begin
title=Next United Kingdom general election: Totnes
Election box candidate with party link
party = United Kingdom Independence Party
candidate = Jeffrey Beer
votes =
percentage =
change =
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate = Julian Brazil
votes =
percentage =
change =

Election box begin
title=General Election 2005: Totnes
Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate = Anthony Steen
votes = 21,112
percentage = 41.7
change = -2.8
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate = Mike Treleaven
votes = 19,165
percentage = 37.9
change = +0.7
Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate = Valerie Burns
votes = 6,185
percentage = 12.2
change = 0.0
Election box candidate with party link
party = United Kingdom Independence Party
candidate = Roger Knapman
votes = 3,914
percentage = 7.7
change = +1.6
Election box candidate with party link
party = Independent (politician)
candidate = Michael Thompson
votes = 199
percentage = 0.4
change = +0.4
Election box majority
votes = 1,947
percentage = 3.8
change =
Election box turnout
votes = 50,575
percentage = 67.7
change = -0.2
Election box hold with party link
winner = Conservative Party (UK)
swing = -1.7

Election box begin
title=General Election 2001: Totnes
Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate = Anthony Steen
votes = 21,914
percentage = 44.5
change = +8.0
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate = Rachel Oliver
votes = 18,317
percentage = 37.2
change = +2.3
Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate = Thomas Wildy
votes = 6,005
percentage = 12.2
change = -4.2
Election box candidate with party link
party = United Kingdom Independence Party
candidate = Craig MacKinlay
votes = 3,010
percentage = 6.1
change = +4.3
Election box majority
votes = 3,597
percentage = 7.3
change =
Election box turnout
votes = 49,246
percentage = 67.9
change = -7.9
Election box hold with party link
winner = Conservative Party (UK)
swing =

See also

* List of Parliamentary constituencies in Devon


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