Stoke-on-Trent South (UK Parliament constituency)


Stoke-on-Trent South (UK Parliament constituency)

UK constituency infobox
Name = Stoke-on-Trent South
Map1 = StokeOnTrentSouth
Map2 = Staffordshire
Type = Borough
Year = 1950
Entity = Staffordshire
County = Staffordshire
EP = West Midlands
MP = Robert Flello
Party = Labour

Stoke-on-Trent South is a parliamentary constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It elects one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first past the post system of election.

Boundaries

A safe Labour seat, like the other Stoke-on-Trent constituencies, it includes the city's most middle-class ward (Trentham), which is usually out-voted by neighbouring working class areas.

Members of Parliament

Election results

Election box begin
title=General Election 2005: Stoke-on-Trent South
Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate = Robert Flello
votes = 17,727
percentage = 46.9
change = -6.9
Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate = Mark Deaville
votes = 9,046
percentage = 23.9
change = -0.7
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate = Andrew Martin
votes = 5,894
percentage = 15.6
change = +2.5
Election box candidate with party link
party = British National Party
candidate = Mark Leat
votes = 3,305
percentage = 8.7
change = +4.9
Election box candidate with party link
party = United Kingdom Independence Party
candidate = Neville Benson
votes = 1,043
percentage = 2.8
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate with party link
party = Veritas (political party)
candidate = Grant Allen
votes = 805
percentage = 2.1
change = "N/A"
Election box majority
votes = 8,618
percentage = 23.0
change = -6.2
Election box turnout
votes = 37,820
percentage = 53.6
change = +1.8
Election box hold with party link
winner = Labour Party (UK)
swing = -3.1

Election box begin
title=General Election 2001: Stoke-on-Trent South
Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate = George Stevenson
votes = 19,366
percentage = 53.8
change = -8.2
Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate = Philip Bastiman
votes = 8,877
percentage = 24.6
change = +2.3
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate = Christopher Coleman
votes = 4,724
percentage = 13.1
change = +2.9
Election box candidate
party = Independent (politician)
candidate = Adrian Knapper
votes = 1,703
percentage = 4.7
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate with party link
party = British National Party
candidate = Steven Batkin
votes = 1,358
percentage = 3.8
change = +2.5
Election box majority
votes = 10,489
percentage = 29.2
change =
Election box turnout
votes = 36,028
percentage = 51.4
change = -14.4
Election box hold with party link
winner = Labour Party (UK)
swing =

ee also

*List of Parliamentary constituencies in Staffordshire


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