Newham North East (UK Parliament constituency)
|Newham North East|
|Former Borough constituency|
|for the House of Commons|
|Number of members||One|
|Replaced by||East Ham|
|Created from||East Ham North and East Ham South|
Newham North East was a parliamentary constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, in the London Borough of Newham. It returned one Member of Parliament, elected by the first past the post system.
1974-1983: The London Borough of Newham wards of Castle, Central, Greatfield, Kensington, Little Ilford, Manor Park, St Stephens, Wall End, and Woodgrange.
1983-1997: The London Borough of Newham wards of Castle, Central, Greatfield, Kensington, Little Ilford, Manor Park, Monega, St Stephens, and Wall End.
Members of Parliament
|Feb 1974||Reg Prentice||Labour|
|1994 by-election||Stephen Timms||Labour|
Elections in the 1990s
|Newham North East by-election, 1994|
|Liberal Democrats nominee||Alec Kellaway||821||4.19||-7.0|
|House Homeless People||Ms Jo Homeless||342||1.75||N/A|
|Natural Law||Richard Archer||228||1.15||N/A|
|Buy the Daily Sport||Ms Vida Garman||155||0.79||N/A|
Note: Immediately prior to the election Kellaway announced that he was leaving the Liberal Democrats and joining the Labour Party. Consequently there was no official Liberal Democrat standing in the election.
|General Election 1992: Newham North East|
|Conservative||Jeremy H. Galbraith||10,966||30.5||-0.2|
|Liberal Democrat||Jonathan J. Aves||4,020||11.2||-6.2|
Notes and references
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "N" (part 1)[self-published source][better source needed]
- Colin Rallings & David Broughton, British Elections and Parties Yearbook 1995, p. 182
- "Politics Resources". Election 1992. Politics Resources. 9 April 1992. Retrieved 6 Dec 2010.
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