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StatsEdit

  • County- County Durham, UK.
  • Electorate- 67,386 (December 2010).
  • Major settlements- Sedgefield and the north of Darlington city.
  • Current constituency created- 1983.
  • Member of parliament- Phil Wilson (Labour).
  • Number of members- One.
  • Created from- Durham, Durham North West, Easington and Bishop Auckland.
  • Ethnic majority- Overwhelmingly White English majority.
  • Urban\rural split- Ex-industrial\urban\sub-urban.

MPsEdit

Election Member[8] Party Notes
1918 Rowland Burdon Conservative
1922 John Herriotts Labour
1923 Leonard Ropner Conservative
1929 John Herriotts Labour
1931 Roland Jennings Conservative
1935 John Leslie Labour
1950 Joe Slater Labour
1970 David Reed Labour
Feb 1974 constituency abolished
1983 constituency recreated
1983 Rt Hon. Tony Blair Labour Leader of the Labour Party 1994–2007, Prime Minister 1997–2007
2007 by-election Phil Wilson Labour
  • Total political rule by each party- Conservative 14 and Labour 76.

MapEdit

2017UKElectionMap

The 2017 general election result.

Also seeEdit

  1. David Cameron's "Big Society"
  2. How to tell your election was rigged!?
  3. The 1950 United Kingdom general election
  4. Some typical UK Parliament constituencies

SourcesEdit

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sedgefield_(UK_Parliament_constituency)
  2. http://electionweb.co.uk/Bp/P83503.htm
  3. https://www.theguardian.com/news/datablog/2010/nov/17/unemployment-and-employment-statistics-economics
  4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sedgefield
  5. http://www.sedgefieldcc.com/
  6. https://www.ons.gov.uk/census/2011census/2011censusinteractive
  7. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk_politics/6243558.stm
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