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Doncaster North

2010 Results:
Conservative: 8728 (21.04%)
Labour: 19637 (47.34%)
Liberal Democrat: 6174 (14.88%)
BNP: 2818 (6.79%)
UKIP: 1797 (4.33%)
English Democrat: 2148 (5.18%)
TUSC: 181 (0.44%)
Majority: 10909 (26.3%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Labour: 20882 (55%)
Conservative: 6965 (18.3%)
Liberal Democrat: 5624 (14.8%)
Other: 4502 (11.9%)
Majority: 13917 (36.6%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 4875 (15.4%)
Labour: 17531 (55.5%)
Liberal Democrat: 3800 (12%)
BNP: 1506 (4.8%)
UKIP: 940 (3%)
Other: 2926 (9.3%)
Majority: 12656 (40.1%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 4601 (14.7%)
Labour: 19788 (63.1%)
Liberal Democrat: 3323 (10.6%)
UKIP: 725 (2.3%)
Other: 2926 (9.3%)
Majority: 15187 (48.4%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 5906 (14.8%)
Labour: 27843 (69.8%)
Liberal Democrat: 3369 (8.4%)
Referendum: 1589 (4%)
Other: 1181 (3%)
Majority: 21937 (55%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Ed Miliband(Labour) born 1969, St Pancras, younger brother of David Miliband. Educated at Haverstock Comprehensive and Oxford University. Prior to his election was a speechwriter for Harriet Harman and Treasury advisor. First elected as MP for Doncaster North 2005. Parliamentary secretary to the Cabinet Office from 2006-2007, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster with responsibility for the next manifesto 2007-2008, Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change 2008-2010. Following Labour’s election defeat he defeated his older brother David Miliband to win the Labour leadership in 2010 (more information at They work for you)

2010 election candidates:
portraitSophie Brodie (Conservative)
portraitEd Miliband(Labour) born 1969, St Pancras, younger brother of David Miliband. Educated at Haverstock Comprehensive and Oxford University. Prior to his election was a speechwriter for Harriet Harman and Treasury advisor. First elected as MP for Doncaster North 2005. Parliamentary secretary to the Cabinet Office from 2006-2007, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster with responsibility for the next manifesto 2007-2008, Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change 2008-2010 (more information at They work for you)
portraitEd Sanderson (Liberal Democrat)
portraitLiz Andrews (UKIP)
portraitPamela Chambers (BNP)
portraitWayne Crawshaw (English Democrat)
portraitBill Rawcliffe (TUSC)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 96423
Male: 48.6%
Female: 51.4%
Under 18: 24.4%
Over 60: 21.1%
Born outside UK: 1.9%
White: 98.9%
Black: 0.2%
Asian: 0.3%
Mixed: 0.4%
Christian: 80.1%
Full time students: 1.9%
Graduates 16-74: 9.7%
No Qualifications 16-74: 40.7%
Owner-Occupied: 67%
Social Housing: 23.4% (Council: 21.6%, Housing Ass.: 1.8%)
Privately Rented: 5.8%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 6.2%

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