Newark

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Newark is a Parliamentary constituency in Nottinghamshire.

The current MP is Robert Jenrick (Conservative) who entered Parliament at the 2014 by-election.

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.

2014 By-Election

A by-election was held on 5th June 2014 following the resignation of Patrick Mercer (Conservative).

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Robert Jenrick 17,431 45.0 -8.8
UKIP Roger Helmer 10,028 25.9 +22.1
Labour Michael Payne 6,842 17.7 -4.6
Independent Paul Baggaley 1,891 4.9 -
Green David Kirwan 1,057 2.7 -
Liberal Democrat David Watts 1,004 2.6 -17.4
Monster Raving Loony Nick The Flying Brick 168 0.4 -
Independent Andy Hayes 117 0.3 -
Bus-Pass Elvis David Bishop 87 0.2 -
The Common Good Dick Rodgers 64 0.2 -
Patriotic Socialist Lee Woods 18 0.1 -
Majority 7,403 19.1
Turnout 38,707 52.7 -18.7
Conservative hold Swing -15.5

Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-27711254

2010 General Election Results

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Patrick Mercer 27,590 53.9 +3.4
Labour Ian Campbell 11,438 22.3 −6.0
Liberal Democrat Pauline Jenkins 10,246 20.0 +1.6
UKIP Tom Irvine 1,954 3.8 +1.0
Majority 16,152 31.5
Turnout 51,228 71.4 +8.0
Conservative hold Swing +4.7

Source: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/shared/election2010/results/constituency/d03.stm

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