North Hertfordshire (UK Parliament constituency)
|Election results are missing from this article.|
|Former County constituency
for the House of Commons
|Major settlements||Letchworth and Hitchin|
|Number of members||One|
|Replaced by||North East Hertfordshire, Hitchin and Harpenden|
North 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.
This was a safe Conservative seat for its entire existence. Its first MP, Ian Stewart, previously held the old marginal seat of Hitchin, and its last, Oliver Heald, currently represents North East Hertfordshire.
The District of North Hertfordshire wards of Arbury, Ashbrook, Baldock, Bearton, Cadwell, Grange, Highbury, Hitchwood, Hoo, Kimpton, Letchworth East, Letchworth South East, Letchworth South West, Newsells, Offa, Oughton, Priory, Royston East, Royston West, Sandon, Walsworth, Weston, and Wilbury.
Members of Parliament
|1997||constituency abolished: see North East Hertfordshire & Hitchin and Harpenden|
Elections in the 1980s
|Conservative win (new seat)|
Elections in the 1990s
|Liberal Democrat||Roger Liddle||17,148||25.4||−6.4|
|Natural Law||Bryan Irving||339||0.5||N/A|
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 2010-12-06.