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List of Parliamentary constituencies in Humberside

Humberside is no longer a county council area, nor is it a ceremonial county, but the constituency boundaries used up to the United Kingdom general election, 2005 were drawn up when it was both. The Boundary Commission for England continues to treat the four unitary authorities of East Riding of Yorkshire, Hull, North Lincolnshire and North East Lincolnshire as a single review area in its periodic reviews of constituency arrangements. The area is divided into 10 Parliamentary constituencies – 4 Borough constituencies and 6 County constituencies.

Contents

  • Constituencies 1
  • Boundary changes 2
  • Results 3
  • Notes 4
  • References 5

Constituencies

      † Conservative       ‡ Labour       ¤ Liberal Democrat

Constituency[nb 1] Electorate Majority[nb 2] Member of Parliament Nearest opposition Map
Beverley and Holderness CC 80,805 12,203   Graham Stuart   Margaret Pinder
Brigg and Goole CC 68,488 11,176   Andrew Percy   Jacky Crawford
Cleethorpes CC 71,008 7,893   Martin Vickers   Peter Keith
East Yorkshire CC 81,023 14,933   Greg Knight   Kevin Hickson
Great Grimsby BC 59,200 4,540   Melanie Onn   Marc Jones
Haltemprice and Howden CC 71,195 16,195   David Davis   Edward Hart
Kingston upon Hull East BC[nb 3] 65,710 10,319   Karl Turner   Richard Barrett
Kingston upon Hull North BC[nb 3] 64,148 12,899   Diana Johnson   Sergi Singh
Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle BC[nb 3] 59,100 9,333   Alan Johnson   Paul Salvidge
Scunthorpe CC 64,025 3,134   Nic Dakin   Jo Giddeon

Boundary changes

Name Former boundaries Current boundaries
  1. Beverley and Holderness CC
  2. Brigg and Goole CC
  3. Cleethorpes CC
  4. East Yorkshire CC
  5. Great Grimsby BC
  6. Haltemprice and Howden CC
  7. Kingston upon Hull East BC
  8. Kingston upon Hull North BC
  9. Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle BC
  10. Scunthorpe CC
Parliamentary constituencies in Humberside
Proposed Revision

The Boundary Commission proposed retaining these 10 constituencies, with changes to realign constituency boundaries with the boundaries of current local government wards, and to reduce the electoral disparity between constituencies. These changes were implemented at the United Kingdom general election, 2010.

Results

2005 2010 2015

Notes

  1. ^ BC denotes borough constituency, CC denotes county constituency.
  2. ^ The majority is the number of votes the winning candidate receives more than their nearest rival.
  3. ^ a b c Many sources list the Kingston upon Hull constituencies as Hull, following the city council's own practice. However, the official names have not adopted the short form.

References

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