Ayre & Michael is a House of Keys constituency in the north of the Isle of Man. It was created for the 2016 general election and elects 2 MHKs.[1]

It is easily the largest Keys constituency in area, and includes the parishes of Michael, Ballaugh, Jurby, Andreas, Bride and Lezayre.

ElectionsEdit

General election 2016: Ayre & Michael
Party Candidate Votes %
Independent Alfred Louis Cannan 1,839 31.2
Independent Timothy Simon Baker 1,572 26.7
Independent Carlos Phillips 1,358 23.1
Independent Louise Elizabeth Whitelegg 638 10.8
Independent Alan Kermode 440 7.5
Liberal Vannin Patrick Stephen Ayres 39 0.7
Total votes 5,886
Total ballots 3,185
Rejected ballots 7
Turnout 3,192 65.4
Registered electors 4,884

There were serious allegations, which were discussed by a Select Committee of Tynwald in 2016-17, about the conduct of this election. See also the Report of the Acting Attorney General.