South East England (European Parliament constituency)


South East England (European Parliament constituency)

Infobox European Parliament constituency
name = Infobox South East England (European Parliament constituency)
title = South East England
locationmap2007=yes
lat=54.5
long=-0.5



mapcaption = Shown within England
created = 1999
meps = 10 (2004)
memberstate = United Kingdom
sources = [http://www.europarl.europa.eu/election/newep/en/pptsuk.shtm] [http://www.europarl.europa.eu/elections2004/ep-election/sites/en/yourvoice/uk/law.html] |

South East England is a constituency of the European Parliament. It currently elects 10 Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) using the D'Hondt method of party-list proportional representation.

Boundaries

The constituency corresponds to South East England, in the south east of the United Kingdom.

ources

* [http://www.cix.co.uk/~rosenstiel/eu07/eu07sesm.htm Liberal Democrats]
* [http://www.conservatives.com/tile.do?def=news.story.page&obj_id=143382 Conservative Party]
* [http://www.jonworth.eu/labours-2009-ep-candidates/ Labour Party]
* [http://www.ukip.org/section/members-section/euro-2009-candidate-ballot-results/738-results-of-the-ballot-to-select-mep-candidates UK Independence Party]

Members of the European Parliament

1999 - 2004

*Nirj Deva, Conservative
*James Elles, Conservative
*Nigel Farage, UKIP
*Daniel Hannan, Conservative
*Chris Huhne, Liberal Democrat
*Caroline Lucas, Green
*Emma Nicholson, Liberal Democrat
*Roy Perry, Conservative
*James Provan, Conservative
*Peter Skinner, Labour
*Mark Watts, Labour

2004 - present

*Richard Ashworth, Conservative
*Nirj Deva, Conservative
*James Elles, Conservative
*Nigel Farage, UKIP
*Daniel Hannan, Conservative
*Chris Huhne, Liberal Democrat (replaced by Sharon Bowles in 2005 on Huhne's election to the House of Commons)
*Caroline Lucas, Green
*Emma Nicholson, Liberal Democrat
*Ashley Mote, UKIP (had the UKIP whip removed 15 July 2004)
*Peter Skinner, Labour

Election results

Election box begin for list
title=European Election 2004: South East England
Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate = Daniel Hannan Nirj Deva James Elles Richard Ashworth
votes = 776,370 (194,092.5)
percentage = 35.2
change = −9.2
Election box candidate with party link
party = United Kingdom Independence Party
candidate = Nigel Farage Ashley Mote
votes = 431,111 (215,555.5)
percentage = 19.5
change = +9.8
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate = Chris Huhne Emma Nicholson
votes = 338,342 (169,171)
percentage = 15.3
change = 0
Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate = Peter Skinner
votes = 301,398
percentage = 13.7
change = −5.9
Election box candidate with party link
party = Green Party of England and Wales
candidate = Caroline Lucas
votes = 173,351
percentage = 7.9
change = +0.5
Election box candidate with party link
party = British National Party
candidate = "None"
votes = 64,877
percentage = 2.9
change = +2.1
Election box candidate
party = Senior Citizens Party
candidate = "None"
votes = 42,681
percentage = 1.9
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate with party link
party = English Democrats Party
candidate = "None"
votes = 29,126
percentage = 1.3
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate with party link
party = RESPECT The Unity Coalition
candidate = "None"
votes = 13,426
percentage = 0.9
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate with party link
party = Peace Party (United Kingdom)
candidate = "None"
votes = 12,572
percentage = 0.6
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate with party link
party = Christian Peoples Alliance
candidate = "None"
votes = 11,733
percentage = 0.5
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate with party link
party = Prolife Alliance
candidate = "None"
votes = 6,579
percentage = 0.3
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate
party = Independent Philip Rhodes
candidate = "No"
votes = 5,671
percentage = 0.3
change = "N/A"
Election box turnout
votes = 2,219,239
percentage = 36.8
change = +12.1

Election box begin for list
title=European Election 1999: South East England
Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate = James Provan Roy Perry Daniel Hannan James Elles Nirj Deva
votes = 661,932 (132,386.4)
percentage = 44.4
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate = Peter Skinner Mark Watts
votes = 292,146 (146,073)
percentage = 19.6
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate = Emma Nicholson Chris Huhne
votes = 228,136 (114,068)
percentage = 15.3
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate with party link
party = United Kingdom Independence Party
candidate = Nigel Farage
votes = 144,514
percentage = 9.7
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate with party link
party = Green Party of England and Wales
candidate = Caroline Lucas
votes = 110,571
percentage = 7.4
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate with party link
party = Pro-Euro Conservative Party
candidate = "None"
votes = 27,305
percentage = 1.8
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate with party link
party = British National Party
candidate = "None"
votes = 12,161
percentage = 0.8
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate with party link
party = Socialist Labour Party (UK)
candidate = "None"
votes = 7,281
percentage = 0.5
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate with party link
party = Natural Law Party
candidate = "None"
votes = 2,767
percentage = 0.2
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate
party = Open Democracy for Stability Brian Bundy
candidate = "No"
votes = 1857
percentage = 0.1
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate
party = Making a Profit in Europe John Goss
candidate = "No"
votes = 1400
percentage = 0.1
change = "N/A"
Election box turnout
votes = 1,490,069
percentage = 24.7
change = "N/A"


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.