Oldham Central and Royton (UK Parliament constituency)
Oldham Central and Royton was a parliamentary constituency centred on the Oldham and Royton areas in the north-west of Greater Manchester, England. It returned one Member of Parliament to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
|Oldham Central and Royton|
|Former Borough constituency|
for the House of Commons
Oldham Central and Royton in Greater Manchester, showing boundaries used from 1983-1997
|Number of members||One|
|Replaced by||Oldham East and Saddleworth and Oldham West and Royton|
|Created from||Heywood & Royton, Oldham East and Oldham West|
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The Metropolitan Borough of Oldham wards of Alexandra, Coldhurst, Royton North, Royton South, St James's, St Mary's, St Paul's, and Waterhead.
Members of ParliamentEdit
|1997||constituency abolished: see Oldham West and Royton|
Elections in the 1980sEdit
|Social Democratic||Martin Jackson||11,022||24.5||N/A|
|Labour win (new seat)|
|Social Democratic||Ann Dunn||7,956||17.6||−6.9|
Elections in the 1990sEdit
|Liberal Democrats||Ann Dunn||7,224||15.9||−1.7|
|Natural Law||Ian Dalling||403||0.9||+0.9|
Notes and referencesEdit
- "'Oldham Central and Royton', June 1983 up to May 1997". ElectionWeb Project. Cognitive Computing Limited. Retrieved 13 March 2016.
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "O"
- "Politics Resources". Election 1983. Politics Resources. Retrieved 4 January 2011.
- "Politics Resources". Election 1987. Politics Resources. Retrieved 4 January 2011.
- "Politics Resources". Election 1992. Politics Resources. 9 April 1992. Retrieved 6 December 2010.