West Hertfordshire (UK Parliament constituency)
|Former County constituency|
|for the House of Commons|
|Number of members||One|
|Replaced by||Hemel Hempstead, South West Hertfordshire|
West Hertfordshire was a parliamentary constituency in Hertfordshire. It returned one Member of Parliament to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom by the first past the post system.
The District of Dacorum wards of Adeyfield East, Adeyfield West, Aldbury and Wigginton, Ashridge, Bennetts End, Boxmoor, Central, Chaulden, Crabtree, Cupid Green, Flamstead and Markyate, Gadebridge, Grove Hill, Highfield, Leverstock Green, Nash Mills, South, Tring Central, Tring East, Tring West, and Warners End.
The constituency was based around the Hertfordshire town of Hemel Hempstead.
Members of Parliament
|1997||constituency abolished: see Hemel Hempstead and South West Hertfordshire|
Elections in the 1990s
|General Election 1992: Hertfordshire West|
|Labour||Mrs ME McNally||19,400||30.0||+6.0|
|Liberal Democrat||MJ Trevett||10,464||16.2||−10.2|
|National Front||John McAuley||665||1.0||+1.0|
|Natural Law||GG Harvey||175||0.3||+0.3|
Elections in the 1980s
|General Election 1987: Hertfordshire West|
|Social Democratic||N.A. Hollinghurst||16,836||26.34|
|General Election 1983: Hertfordshire West|
|Social Democratic||N Hollinghurst||18,860||31.0|
|Conservative win (new seat)|
Notes and references
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "H" (part 3)[self-published source][better source needed]
- "Politics Resources". Election 1992. Politics Resources. 9 April 1992. Retrieved 6 Dec 2010.
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