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List of Parliamentary constituencies in Tyne and Wear

The ceremonial county of Tyne and Wear is divided into 12 Parliamentary constituencies. They are all Borough constituencies.

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ConstituenciesEdit

  † Conservative   ‡ Labour


Constituency[nb 1] Electorate Majority[nb 2] Member of Parliament Nearest opposition Map
Blaydon BC 68,459 13,477 (28.0%)   Liz Twist   Tom Smith†
Gateshead BC 65,186 17,350 (41.2%)   Ian Mearns   Lauren Hankinson†
Houghton and Sunderland South BC 68,123 12,341 (29.8%)   Bridget Phillipson   Paul Howell†
Jarrow BC 64,778 17,263 (40.1%)   Stephen Hepburn   Robin Gwynn†
Newcastle upon Tyne Central BC 55,368 14,937 (40.3%)   Chinyelu Onwurah   Steve Kyte†
Newcastle upon Tyne East BC 61,989 19,261 (46.3%)   Nick Brown   Simon Kitchen†
Newcastle upon Tyne North BC 66,073 10,349 (21.5%)   Catherine McKinnell   Duncan Crute†
North Tyneside BC 78,914 19,284 (37.2%)   Mary Glindon   Henry Newman†
South Shields BC 63,433 14,508 (35.6%)   Emma Lewell-Buck Felicity Buchan†
Sunderland Central BC 72,728 9,997 (22.2%)   Julie Elliott   Robert Oliver†
Tynemouth BC 77,434 11,666 (20.5%)   Alan Campbell   Nick Varley†
Washington and Sunderland West BC 67,280 12,940 (31.9%)   Sharon Hodgson   Jonathan Gullis†

Boundaries from 2010Edit

Changes proposed for 2022Edit

ResultsEdit

Historical representation by partyEdit

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ BC denotes borough constituency, CC denotes county constituency.
  2. ^ The majority is the number of votes the winning candidate receives more than their nearest rival.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Boundary Commission for England - Final Recommendations Volume 1" (PDF). Boundary Commission for England. Retrieved 16 September 2018.