Barnsley East

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Barnsley East is a Parliamentary constituency in Yorkshire. The seat had existed before but in 1997 it had been replaced by the new Barnsley East and Mexborough constituency. For the 2010 general election Barnsley East was reformed.

The current MP is Michael Dugher (Labour).

2017 General Election

Candidates:

Further information about candidates including website, social media and contact details can be found at Who Can I Vote For?.

2015 General Election

Candidates announced:

Further information about candidates including website, social media and contact details can be found at YourNextMP.com.

2010 General Election Results

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Michael Dugher 18,059 47.0 −23.9
Liberal Democrat John Brown 6,969 18.2 +4.1
Conservative James Hockney 6,329 16.5 +3.8
BNP Colin Porter 3,301 8.6 N/A
UKIP Tony Watson 1,731 4.5 N/A
Independent Kevin Hogan 712 1.9 N/A
Independent Eddie Devoy 684 1.8 N/A
Socialist Labour Party Ken Capstick 601 1.6 −0.7
Majority 11,090 28.9
Turnout 38,386 56.1 +7.3

Source: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/shared/election2010/results/constituency/a13.stm

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