ceremonial county of (which includes the Dorset unitary authorities of Bournemouth and Poole) is divided into 8 Parliamentary constituencies - 3 Borough constituencies and 5 County constituencies.
Constituencies [ edit ]
† Conservative ‡ Labour ¤ Liberal Democrat ¤ UKIP
[nb 1 ] Electorate
[nb 2 ]
Member of Parliament Nearest opposition
Bournemouth East BC 71,965
Bournemouth West BC 71,458
Christchurch CC 69,303
Mid Dorset and North Poole CC 64,299
North Dorset CC 73,178
Poole BC 72,577
South Dorset CC 71,974
West Dorset CC 78,000
Boundary changes [ edit ]
Boundary Commission for England decided to retain Dorset's constituencies for the 2010 election, making minor changes to realign constituency boundaries with the boundaries of current local government wards, and to reduce the electoral disparity between constituencies.
Results [ edit ]
^ BC denotes borough constituency, CC denotes county constituency.
^ The majority is the number of votes the winning candidate receives more than their nearest rival.
References [ edit ]