List of Parliamentary constituencies in Staffordshire

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The ceremonial county of Staffordshire (which includes the area of the Stoke-on-Trent unitary authority) is divided into 12 Parliamentary constituencies - 4 Borough constituencies and 8 County constituencies.

2010 Constituencies[edit]

      † Conservative       ‡ Labour       ¤ Liberal Democrat


Constituency[nb 1] Electorate Majority[nb 2] Member of Parliament Nearest opposition Map
Burton CC 70,324 6,304   Andrew Griffiths   Ruth Smeeth
Cannock Chase CC 70,995 3,195   Aidan Burley   Sue Woodward
Lichfield CC 68,301 17,683   Michael Fabricant   Ian Jackson
Newcastle-under-Lyme BC 66,701 1,552   Paul Farrelly   Robert Jenrick
South Staffordshire CC 72,338 16,590   Gavin Williamson   Kevin McElduff
Stafford CC 69,274 5,460   Jeremy Lefroy   David Kidney
Staffordshire Moorlands CC 60,810 6,689   Karen Bradley   Charlotte Atkins
Stoke-on-Trent Central BC 63,330 5,566   Tristram Hunt   John Redfern
Stoke-on-Trent North BC 69,938 8,235   Joan Walley   Andy Large
Stoke-on-Trent South BC 67,629 4,130   Robert Flello   James Rushton
Stone CC 64,653 13,292   Bill Cash   Christine Tinker
Tamworth CC 69,490 6,090   Christopher Pincher   Brian Jenkins

Historic Constituencies[edit]

Before 1832[edit]

1832-1885[edit]

The County Constituency was divided into:

1885 on[edit]

The County Constituencies were divided into:

Boundary changes[edit]

Name Pre-2010 boundaries Boundaries from 2010
  1. Burton CC
  2. Cannock Chase CC
  3. Lichfield CC
  4. Newcastle-under-Lyme BC
  5. South Staffordshire CC
  6. Stafford CC
  7. Staffordshire Moorlands CC
  8. Stoke-on-Trent Central BC
  9. Stoke-on-Trent North BC
  10. Stoke-on-Trent South BC
  11. Stone CC
  12. Tamworth CC
Parliamentary constituencies in Staffordshire Proposed Revision

The proposals by the Boundary Commission for England retained these 12 constituencies with changes to align with current local government wards, and to better equalise the electorates. These changes were implemented at the United Kingdom general election, 2010.

Results[edit]

2005 2010
StaffordshireParliamentaryConstituency2005Results.svg StaffordshireParliamentaryConstituency2010Results.svg

Notes[edit]

  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.

References[edit]