Plymouth Moor View (UK Parliament constituency)
|Plymouth, Moor View|
for the House of Commons
Boundary of Plymouth, Moor View in Devon.
Location of Devon within England.
|Electorate||68,556 (December 2010)|
|Member of parliament||Johnny Mercer (Conservative (UK))|
|Number of members||One|
|Created from||Plymouth Devonport, Plymouth Sutton|
|European Parliament constituency||South West England|
Plymouth, Moor View is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It elects one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first past the post system of election.
Following the review by the Boundary Commission for England into parliamentary representation in Devon, constituencies in Plymouth have been reorganised. This is one of two new seats, the other being Plymouth Sutton and Devonport. The seat is largely the successor to the former Plymouth Devonport constituency.
Members of Parliament
Elections in the 2010s
|General Election 2015: Plymouth Moor View |
|Liberal Democrat||Stuart Bonar||1,265||3.0||-13.9|
|Conservative gain from Labour||Swing|
|General Election 2010: Plymouth Moor View|
|Liberal Democrat||Stuart Bonar||7,016||16.9||−2.1|
|Socialist Labour||David Marchesi||208||0.5||−0.6|
Notes and references
- "Electorate Figures - Boundary Commission for England". 2011 Electorate Figures. Boundary Commission for England. 4 March 2011. Retrieved 13 March 2011.
- "Final recommendations for Parliamentary constituencies in the counties of Devon, Plymouth and Torbay". Boundary Commission for England. 2004-11-24. Retrieved 2010-04-25.[dead link]
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "M" (part 3)[self-published source][better source needed]
- BBC Election Results BBC Election Results 2010 - Plymouth Moor View