Ealing Acton (UK Parliament constituency)
|Former Borough constituency
for the House of Commons
|Number of members||One|
|Replaced by||Ealing, Acton and Shepherd's Bush, Ealing North, Ealing Southall|
Ealing Acton was a parliamentary constituency in West London, which returned one Member of Parliament (MP) to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom from 1983 until it was abolished for the 1997 general election.
The London Borough of Ealing wards of Ealing Common, Hanger Lane, Heathfield, Pitshanger, Southfield, Springfield, Vale, and Victoria.
The constituency consisted of the eastern area of the London Borough of Ealing, in particular central Ealing and Acton. The boundary review implemented in 1997 meant that one seat was lost between the paired boroughs of Ealing and Hammersmith and Fulham. This resulted in the division of this seat. The majority of the constituents were placed into the new Ealing, Acton and Shepherd's Bush constituency.
Members of Parliament
|1983||Sir George Young||Conservative|
|1997||constituency abolished: see Ealing, Acton and Shepherd's Bush,
Ealing North and Ealing Southall
Elections in the 1980s
|General Election 1983: Ealing Acton|
|Conservative||Sir George Young||22,051||49.23|
|Social Democratic||Parry Mitchell||10,593||23.7|
Elections in the 1990s
|General Election 1992: Ealing Acton|
|Conservative||Sir George Young||22,579||50.6||-2.8|
|Labour||Mrs YE Johnson||15,572||34.9||+7.1|
|Liberal Democrat||LA Rowe||5,487||12.3||-6.5|
|Green||Miss AI Siebe||554||1.2||+1.2|
|Independent Conservative||T Pitt-Aikens||432||1.0||+1.0|
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "E" (part 1)[self-published source][better source needed]