London South West (European Parliament constituency)

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London South West
European Parliament constituency
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Member state United Kingdom
Created 1979
Dissolved 1999
MEPs 1
Sources
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Prior to its uniform adoption of proportional representation in 1999, the United Kingdom used first-past-the-post for the European elections in England, Scotland and Wales. The European Parliament constituencies used under that system were smaller than the later regional constituencies and only had one Member of the European Parliament each.

The constituency of London South West was one of them.

Boundaries[edit]

1979-1984: Battersea North, Battersea South, Kingston-upon-Thames, Lambeth Central, Putney, Richmond (Surrey), Surbiton, Tooting, Twickenham, Vauxhall.

1984-1994: Battersea, Epsom and Ewell, Kingston-upon-Thames, Mitcham and Morden, Putney, Surbiton, Tooting, Wimbledon.

1994-1999: Battersea, Kingston-upon-Thames, Mitcham and Morden, Putney, Streatham, Surbiton, Tooting, Wimbledon.

Members of the European Parliament[edit]

Elected Members[1] Party
1979 Shelagh Roberts Conservative
1984
1989 Anita Pollack Labour
1994

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