Linlithgow and East Falkirk (UK Parliament constituency)
|Linlithgow and East Falkirk|
for the House of Commons
Boundary of Linlithgow and East Falkirk in Scotland.
|Subdivisions of Scotland||Falkirk/West Lothian|
|Member of parliament||Martyn Day (SNP)|
|Created from||Falkirk East|
|European Parliament constituency||Scotland|
Linlithgow and East Falkirk is a county constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, created for use in the 2005 general election. It replaced most of Falkirk East and Linlithgow.
The constituency was formed for the United Kingdom general election, 2005. It comprises communities from West Lothian and Falkirk burghs. These comprise Armadale, Avonbridge, Bathgate, Blackness, Blackridge, Boghall, Bo'ness, Brightons, Grangemouth, Greenrigg, Linlithgow, Philpstoun, Reddingmuirhead, Rumford, Slamannan, Torphichen, Westfield, Whitburn and Whitecross.
Members of Parliament
Elections of the 2010s
|General Election 2015: Linlithgow and East Falkirk|
|Liberal Democrats||Emma Farthing-Sykes||1,252||2.0||−10.8|
|National Front||Neil McIvor||103||0.2||n/a|
|SNP gain from Labour||Swing||+22.7|
|General Election 2010: Linlithgow and East Falkirk|
|Liberal Democrats||Stephen Glenn||6,589||12.8||−2.5|
Elections of the 2000s
|General Election 2005: Linlithgow and East Falkirk|
|Liberal Democrat||Stephen Glenn||7,100||15.3||+5.2|
|Scottish Socialist||Ally Hendry||763||1.6||−0.5|
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "L" (part 3)[self-published source][better source needed]
- "Election Data 2015". Electoral Calculus. Archived from the original on 17 October 2015. Retrieved 17 October 2015.
- "List of selected candidates". Liberal Democrats. 4 March 2015. Retrieved 14 March 2015.
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