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2010 Results:
Conservative: 12829 (25.59%)
Labour: 12174 (24.28%)
Liberal Democrat: 19621 (39.14%)
UKIP: 1195 (2.38%)
Green: 3804 (7.59%)
TUSC: 362 (0.72%)
Independent: 145 (0.29%)
Majority: 6792 (13.55%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Liberal Democrat: 20299 (43.4%)
Labour: 15240 (32.6%)
Conservative: 8565 (18.3%)
Other: 2676 (5.7%)
Majority: 5058 (10.8%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 7193 (16.5%)
Labour: 14813 (34%)
Liberal Democrat: 19152 (44%)
Green: 1245 (2.9%)
UKIP: 569 (1.3%)
Other: 597 (1.4%)
Majority: 4339 (10%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 9829 (22.9%)
Labour: 19316 (45.1%)
Liberal Democrat: 10737 (25.1%)
UKIP: 532 (1.2%)
Green: 1413 (3.3%)
Other: 1009 (2.4%)
Majority: 8579 (20%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 13299 (25.9%)
Labour: 27436 (53.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 8287 (16.1%)
Referendum: 1262 (2.5%)
Other: 1055 (2.1%)
Majority: 14137 (27.5%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Julian Huppert (Liberal Democrat) Research scientist. Former Cambridgeshire councillor 2001-2009. Contested Huntingdon 2005.

2010 election candidates:
portraitNick Hillman (Conservative) Former teacher, now Chief of Staff to David Willetts.
portraitDaniel Zeichner (Labour) Educated at Trinity SChool Croydon and Cambridge University. South Norfolk councillor 1995-2003. Policy and Campaigns Officer for UNISON Labour-Link and member of Labour’s National Policy Forum. Contested Mid Norfolk in 1997, 2001 & 2005.
portraitJulian Huppert (Liberal Democrat) Research scientist. Former Cambridgeshire councillor 2001-2009. Contested Huntingdon 2005.
portraitTony Juniper (Green) born 1960, Oxford. Educated at Oxford School and Bristol University. Environmental campaigner and commentator. Former executive director of Friends of the Earth, Special Adviser to the Prince of Wales` Rainforest Project and a Senior Associate with the Cambridge University Program for Industry.
portraitPeter Burkinshaw (UKIP)
portraitMartin Booth (TUSC) Theatre nurse.
portraitOld Holborn (Independent)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 100785
Male: 50.2%
Female: 49.8%
Under 18: 16.4%
Over 60: 16.5%
Born outside UK: 19.2%
White: 89.5%
Black: 1.4%
Asian: 3.7%
Mixed: 2%
Other: 3.5%
Christian: 57.1%
Hindu: 1.1%
Jewish: 0.8%
Muslim: 2.4%
Full time students: 24.1%
Graduates 16-74: 40.7%
No Qualifications 16-74: 16.3%
Owner-Occupied: 52%
Social Housing: 24.3% (Council: 18.1%, Housing Ass.: 6.2%)
Privately Rented: 17.7%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 8.1%

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