Mid Ulster

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This page is about the UK Parliament constituency. For the Northern Ireland Assembly constituency see Mid Ulster (Northern Ireland Assembly)


Mid Ulster is a Parliamentary constituency in Northern Ireland.

The current MP is Francie Molloy (Sinn Féin).

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.

2013 By-Election

A by-election was held on 7th March 2013 following the resignation of Martin McGuinness.

The DUP, UUP and TUV supported a united unionist candidate, Nigel Lutton.

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Sinn Féin Francie Molloy 17,462 46.9% -5.1%
Independent Nigel Lutton 12,781 34.4% -
SDLP Patsy McGlone 6,478 17.4% +3.1%
Alliance Eric Bullick 487 1.3% +0.3%
Majority 4,681 12.6% -25.0%
Turnout 37,208 55.7% -7.5%
Sinn Féin hold Swing

References:

2010 General Election Results

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Sinn Féin Martin McGuinness 21,239 52.0 +4.4
DUP Ian McCrea 5,876 14.4 -9.1
SDLP Tony Quinn 5,826 14.3 -3.2
Ulster Conservatives and Unionists Sandra Overend 4,509 11.0 +0.3
Traditional Unionist Voice Walter Millar 2,995 7.3 N/A
Alliance Ian Butler 397 1.0 N/A
Majority 15,363 37.6 +13.4
Turnout 40,842 63.2 -12.3
Sinn Féin hold Swing +5.8

Source: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/shared/election2010/results/constituency/710.stm

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