South West (London Assembly constituency)

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South West
Territorial constituency for the London Assembly
South West shown within London.PNG
South West shown within London
Created 2000 (2000)
Number of members One
Member Tony Arbour
Party Conservative
Last election 2012
Next election 2016

South West is a constituency represented in the London Assembly. It has been represented, since its creation in 2000, by Tony Arbour, a Conservative from Richmond upon Thames.

It covers the combined area of the London Borough of Hounslow, the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames, and the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames.

Election results[edit]

London Assembly election, 2012: South West[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Tony Arbour 69,151 39.84 -0.98
Labour Lisa Homan 49,889 28.74 +12.72
Liberal Democrat Munira Wilson 28,947 16.68 -9.85
Green Daniel Goldsmith 17,070 9.84 +3.06
UKIP Jeffrey Bolter 8,505 4.90 +2.89
Majority 19,262 11.10 -3.19
Total formal votes 173,562 98.6
Rejected ballots 2,518 1.4
Turnout 176,080 40.2 -5.2
London Assembly election, 2008: South West[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Tony Arbour 76,913 40.8 +7.8
Liberal Democrat Stephen Knight 49,985 26.5 –3.8
Labour Ansuya Sodha 30,190 16.0 –1.0
Green John Hunt 12,774 6.8 +0.1
National Front Andrew Cripps 4,754 2.5 N/A
UKIP Peter Dul 3,779 2.0 –6.4
Christian (Christian Peoples) Sue May 3,718 1.9 –0.1
Free England Andrew Constantine 2,908 1.5 N/A
English Democrats Roger Cooper 1,874 1.0 N/A
Left List Tansy Hoskins 1,526 0.8 N/A
Majority 26,928 14.3 +11.6
Turnout 188,421 45.4 +6.9
Conservative hold Swing +5.8
London Assembly election, 2004: South West[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Tony Arbour 48,858 33.0 –2.4
Liberal Democrat Dee Doocey 44,791 30.3 +0.1
Labour Seema Malhotra 25,225 17.0 –5.8
UKIP A. G. Hindle 12,477 8.4 N/A
Green Judy Maciejowska 9,866 6.7 –3.1
Respect O. M. Waraich 3,785 2.6 N/A
Christian Peoples P. J. Flower 3,008 2.0 N/A
Majority 4,067 2.7 –2.5
Turnout 38.5 –3.1
Conservative hold Swing –1.2
London Assembly election, 2000: South West[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Tony Arbour 48,248 35.4 N/A
Liberal Democrat Geoff Pope 41,189 30.2 N/A
Labour Jagdish Sharma 31,065 22.8 N/A
Green Judy Maciejowska 13,426 9.8 N/A
London Socialist Danny Faith 2,319 1.7 N/A
Majority 7,059 5.2 N/A
Turnout 136,247 35.4 N/A
Conservative hold Swing N/A

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