Ellesmere Port and Neston (UK Parliament constituency)
|Ellesmere Port and Neston|
for the House of Commons
Boundary of Ellesmere Port and Neston in Cheshire.
Location of Cheshire within England.
|Electorate||66,995 (December 2010)|
|Major settlements||Ellesmere Port and Neston|
|Member of parliament||Justin Madders (Labour)|
|Number of members||One|
|Created from||Bebington and Ellesmere Port, Wirral and City of Chester|
|European Parliament constituency||North West England|
The constituency was formed in 1983, largely from the southern parts of the former Bebington and Ellesmere Port and Wirral constituencies. Both were former Conservative seats. Mike Woodcock of the Conservatives held the seat from the 1983 election until the 1992 election, when it was taken by Andrew Miller of the Labour Party. Miller held the seat until his retirement from the Commons in 2015, during which time it became a relatively safe Labour seat, and was succeeded by Justin Madders.
1983–1997: The Borough of Ellesmere Port and Neston, and the City of Chester wards of Elton, Mollington, and Saughall.
1997–2010: The Borough of Ellesmere Port and Neston, and the City of Chester ward of Elton.
2010–present: The Borough of Ellesmere Port and Neston, and the City of Chester wards of Elton and Mickle Trafford.
Members of Parliament
Elections in the 2010s
|Liberal Democrat||Ed Gough||892||1.8||1.6|
|Liberal Democrat||Trish Derraugh||1,563||3.3||−11.7|
|Liberal Democrat||Denise Aspinall||6,663||15.1||−0.7|
Elections in the 2000s
|Liberal Democrat||Steve Cooke||6,607||15.7||+4.1|
|Liberal Democrat||Stuart Kelly||4,828||11.6||+2.7|
Elections in the 1990s
|Liberal Democrat||Joanna Pemberton||4,673||8.9||−1.0|
|Referendum||Colin S. Rodden||1,305||2.5||N/A|
|Liberal Democrat||Elizabeth B. Jewkes||5,944||9.9||−4.2|
|Green||Mike C. Money||589||1.0||N/A|
|Natural Law||Alan Rae||105||0.2||N/A|
|Labour gain from Conservative||Swing||+3.3|
Elections in the 1980s
|Labour Co-op||Helen Jones||23,811||41.2||+8.6|
|Social Democratic||Simon Holbrook||8,143||14.1||−7.4|
|Conservative win (new seat)|
Notes and references
- "Electorate Figures – Boundary Commission for England". 2011 Electorate Figures. Boundary Commission for England. 4 March 2011. Archived from the original on 6 November 2010. Retrieved 13 March 2011.
- "'Ellesmere Port and Neston', June 1983 up to May 1997". ElectionWeb Project. Cognitive Computing Limited. Archived from the original on 12 March 2016. Retrieved 11 March 2016.
- General Election Results from the Electoral Commission
- Open Street Map
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "E" (part 2)[self-published source][better source needed]
- "Ellesmere Port and Neston". Cheshire West and Chester Council. Retrieved 12 May 2017.
- "Election Data 2015". Electoral Calculus. Archived from the original on 17 October 2015. Retrieved 17 October 2015.
- "Ellesmere Port & Neston". BBC News. Retrieved 11 May 2015.
- "Election Data 2010". Electoral Calculus. Archived from the original on 26 July 2013. Retrieved 17 October 2015.
- "Election Data 2005". Electoral Calculus. Archived from the original on 15 October 2011. Retrieved 18 October 2015.
- "Election Data 2001". Electoral Calculus. Archived from the original on 15 October 2011. Retrieved 18 October 2015.
- "Election Data 1997". Electoral Calculus. Archived from the original on 15 October 2011. Retrieved 18 October 2015.
- "Election Data 1992". Electoral Calculus. Archived from the original on 15 October 2011. Retrieved 18 October 2015.
- "Politics Resources". Election 1992. Politics Resources. 9 April 1992. Retrieved 6 Dec 2010.
- "Election Data 1987". Electoral Calculus. Archived from the original on 15 October 2011. Retrieved 18 October 2015.
- "Election Data 1983". Electoral Calculus. Archived from the original on 15 October 2011. Retrieved 18 October 2015.