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Encyclopedia > Bognor Regis and Littlehampton (UK Parliament constituency)
Bognor Regis and Littlehampton
County constituency

Bognor Regis and Littlehampton shown within West Sussex, and West Sussex shown within England
Created: 1997
MP: Nick Gibb
Party: Conservative
Type: House of Commons
County: West Sussex
EP constituency: South East England

Bognor Regis and Littlehampton is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It elects one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first past the post system of election. A County constituency is a constituency in the United Kingdom that covers a predominantly rural area. ... Image File history File links BognorRegisLittlehamptonConstituency. ... Image File history File links map of West Sussex within England File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... West Sussex is a county in the south of England, bordering onto East Sussex (with Brighton and Hove), Hampshire and Surrey. ... Wikimedia Commons has media related to: England Inter. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... A Member of Parliament, or MP, is a representative elected by the voters of an electoral district to a parliament; in the Westminster system, specifically to the lower house. ... Nicolas John Gibb (born 3 September 1960) is a British Conservative politician and Member of Parliament for Bognor Regis and Littlehampton since 1997. ... Political parties in the United Kingdom lists political parties in the United Kingdom. ... The Conservative Party is the largest political party on the right-of-centre in the United Kingdom. ... In the United Kingdom each of the electoral areas or divisions called constituencies elects one or more members to a parliament or assembly. ... The House of Commons is the lower house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, and is now the dominant branch of Parliament. ... The Ceremonial counties of England are areas of England that are appointed a Lord-Lieutenant, and are defined by the government with reference to administrative counties of England. ... West Sussex is a county in the south of England, bordering onto East Sussex (with Brighton and Hove), Hampshire and Surrey. ... The European Parliament is the parliamentary body of the European Union (EU), directly elected by EU citizens once every five years. ... South East England is a constituency of the European Parliament. ... A constituency is any cohesive corporate unit or body bound by shared structures, goals or loyalty. ... British House of Commons Canadian House of Commons In some bicameral parliaments of a Westminster System, the House of Commons has historically been the name of the elected lower house. ... The Houses of Parliament, seen over Westminster Bridge The Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is the supreme legislative institution in the United Kingdom and British overseas territories (it alone has parliamentary sovereignty). ... A Member of Parliament, or MP, is a representative elected by the voters of an electoral district to a parliament; in the Westminster system, specifically to the lower house. ... The first-past-the-post electoral system is a voting system for single-member districts, variously called first-past-the-post (FPTP or FPP), winner-take-all, plurality voting, or relative majority. ...

Contents


Boundaries

The constituency is elongated in shape, running along the south coast of England. It includes the towns of Bognor Regis and Littlehampton. Wikimedia Commons has media related to: England Inter. ... Map sources for Bognor Regis at grid reference SZ9399 Bognor Regis is a seaside resort town in West Sussex, England, and has a permanent population of about 20,000. ... Map sources for Littlehampton at grid reference TQ1731 Littlehampton is a town in the county of West Sussex on the south coast of England. ...


Members of Parliament

1997 (MCMXCVII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Nicolas John Gibb (born 3 September 1960) is a British Conservative politician and Member of Parliament for Bognor Regis and Littlehampton since 1997. ... The Conservative Party is the largest political party on the right-of-centre in the United Kingdom. ...

Elections

General Election 2005: Bognor Regis and Littlehampton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Nick Gibb 18,183 44.6 -0.6
Labour George O'Neill 10,361 25.4 -5.3
Liberal Democrats Simon McDougall 8,927 21.9 +4.3
UK Independence Adrian Lithgow 3,276 8.0 +3.4
Majority 7,822 19.2
Turnout 40,747 62.1 +3.9
Conservative hold Swing +2.3
General Election 2001: Bognor Regis and Littlehampton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Nick Gibb 17,602 45.2 +1.0
Labour George O’Neill 11,959 30.7 +2.2
Liberal Democrats Pamela Peskett 6,846 17.6 -6.4
UK Independence George Stride 1,779 4.6 +1.3
Green Lilias Cheyne 782 2.0 N/A
Majority 5,643 14.5
Turnout 38,968 58.2 -11.4
Conservative hold Swing -0.6
General Election 1997: Bognor Regis and Littlehampton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Nick Gibb 20,537 44.2 -12.6
Labour Roger Nash 13,216 28.5 +15.0
Liberal Democrats Dr James Walsh 11,153 24.0 -2.7
UK Independence George Stride 1,537 3.3
Majority 7,321 15.8
Turnout 46,443 69.6
Conservative hold Swing -13.8

The governing Labour Party, led by Tony Blair, was looking to secure a third consecutive term in office and to retain a large majority. ... The Conservative Party is the largest political party on the right-of-centre in the United Kingdom. ... Nicolas John Gibb (born 3 September 1960) is a British Conservative politician and Member of Parliament for Bognor Regis and Littlehampton since 1997. ... The Labour Party is the principal centre-left political party in the United Kingdom (see British politics). ... The Liberal Democrats, often shortened to Lib Dems, are a liberal political party based in the United Kingdom. ... The United Kingdom Independence Party (commonly known as UKIP, pronounced you-kip) is a Eurosceptic political party that aims at British withdrawal from the European Union. ... The Conservative Party is the largest political party on the right-of-centre in the United Kingdom. ... The UK general election, 2001 was held on 7 June 2001 and was dubbed the quiet landslide by the media. ... The Conservative Party is the largest political party on the right-of-centre in the United Kingdom. ... Nicolas John Gibb (born 3 September 1960) is a British Conservative politician and Member of Parliament for Bognor Regis and Littlehampton since 1997. ... The Labour Party is the principal centre-left political party in the United Kingdom (see British politics). ... The Liberal Democrats, often shortened to Lib Dems, are a liberal political party based in the United Kingdom. ... The United Kingdom Independence Party (commonly known as UKIP, pronounced you-kip) is a Eurosceptic political party that aims at British withdrawal from the European Union. ... The Green Party of England and Wales emerged as a distinct party in the 1990s. ... The Conservative Party is the largest political party on the right-of-centre in the United Kingdom. ... The UK general election, 1997 was held on 1 May 1997. ... The Conservative Party is the largest political party on the right-of-centre in the United Kingdom. ... Nicolas John Gibb (born 3 September 1960) is a British Conservative politician and Member of Parliament for Bognor Regis and Littlehampton since 1997. ... The Labour Party is the principal centre-left political party in the United Kingdom (see British politics). ... The Liberal Democrats, often shortened to Lib Dems, are a liberal political party based in the United Kingdom. ... The United Kingdom Independence Party (commonly known as UKIP, pronounced you-kip) is a Eurosceptic political party that aims at British withdrawal from the European Union. ... The Conservative Party is the largest political party on the right-of-centre in the United Kingdom. ...

Sources

  • Election result, 2005 (BBC)
  • Election results, 1997 - 2001 (BBC)
  • Election results, 1997 - 2001 (Election Demon)
  • Election results, 1997 - 2005 (Guardian)

See also

The county of West Sussex is divided into 8 Parliamentary constituencies - 2 Borough constituencies and 6 County constituencies. ...

External Links

  • Make Votes Count in West Sussex
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Labour

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South East European constituency: Conservative (4) | UKIP (2) | Liberal Democrats (2) | Labour (1) | Green (1)

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