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Denton and Reddish

2010 Results:
Conservative: 9360 (24.87%)
Labour: 19191 (50.99%)
Liberal Democrat: 6727 (17.87%)
UKIP: 2060 (5.47%)
Independent: 297 (0.79%)
Majority: 9831 (26.12%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Labour: 19717 (58.1%)
Conservative: 6392 (18.8%)
Liberal Democrat: 5566 (16.4%)
Other: 2289 (6.7%)
Majority: 13325 (39.2%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 6842 (19.3%)
Labour: 20340 (57.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 5814 (16.4%)
BNP: 1326 (3.7%)
UKIP: 1120 (3.2%)
Majority: 13498 (38.1%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 6583 (19.6%)
Labour: 21913 (65.2%)
Liberal Democrat: 4152 (12.4%)
UKIP: 945 (2.8%)
Majority: 15330 (45.6%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 9826 (21.3%)
Labour: 30137 (65.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 6121 (13.3%)
Majority: 20311 (44.1%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Andrew Gwynne(Labour) born 1974, Manchester. Educated at Egerton Park Community High School and Salford University. Tameside councillor 1996-2008. First elected as MP for Denton and Reddish 2005. PPS to Jacqui Smith since 2007 (more information at They work for you)

2010 election candidates:
portraitJulie Searle (Conservative) Adur councillor.
portraitAndrew Gwynne(Labour) born 1974, Manchester. Educated at Egerton Park Community High School and Salford University. Tameside councillor 1996-2008. First elected as MP for Denton and Reddish 2005. PPS to Jacqui Smith since 2007 (more information at They work for you)
portraitStephen Broadhurst (Liberal Democrat)
portraitWilliam Robinson (UKIP)
portraitJeff Dennis (Independent)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 85692
Male: 48.3%
Female: 51.7%
Under 18: 24%
Over 60: 20.4%
Born outside UK: 3.5%
White: 97%
Black: 0.5%
Asian: 1%
Mixed: 1%
Other: 0.6%
Christian: 78.5%
Muslim: 0.6%
Full time students: 2.1%
Graduates 16-74: 10.6%
No Qualifications 16-74: 34.8%
Owner-Occupied: 73%
Social Housing: 18.2% (Council: 10.2%, Housing Ass.: 8%)
Privately Rented: 6.2%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 12.1%

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