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Loughborough

2010 Results:
Conservative: 21971 (41.58%)
Labour: 18227 (34.5%)
Liberal Democrat: 9675 (18.31%)
BNP: 2040 (3.86%)
UKIP: 925 (1.75%)
Majority: 3744 (7.08%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Labour: 20148 (40.6%)
Conservative: 19010 (38.3%)
Liberal Democrat: 8624 (17.4%)
Other: 1877 (3.8%)
Majority: 1138 (2.3%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 17102 (37.1%)
Labour: 19098 (41.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 8258 (17.9%)
UKIP: 1094 (2.4%)
Other: 588 (1.3%)
Majority: 1996 (4.3%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 15638 (35.3%)
Labour: 22016 (49.7%)
Liberal Democrat: 5667 (12.8%)
UKIP: 933 (2.1%)
Majority: 6378 (14.4%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 19736 (37.7%)
Labour: 25448 (48.6%)
Liberal Democrat: 6190 (11.8%)
Referendum: 991 (1.9%)
Majority: 5712 (10.9%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Nicky Morgan (Conservative) Born 1972, Kingston on Thames. Educated at Surbiton High School and Oxford University. Solicitor. Contested Islington South 2001, Loughborough 2005.

2010 election candidates:
portraitNicky Morgan (Conservative) Born 1972, Kingston on Thames. Educated at Surbiton High School and Oxford University. Solicitor. Contested Islington South 2001, Loughborough 2005.
portraitAndy Reed(Labour) (more information at They work for you)
portraitMike Willis (Liberal Democrat)
portraitJohn Foden (UKIP)
portraitKevan Stafford (BNP) Educated at De Montford University. Retired architect. Contested East Midlands in 2009 European election.

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 91260
Male: 50.3%
Female: 49.7%
Under 18: 20.8%
Over 60: 17.9%
Born outside UK: 9%
White: 91%
Black: 0.5%
Asian: 6%
Mixed: 1%
Other: 1.5%
Christian: 67.3%
Hindu: 3.5%
Muslim: 2.4%
Full time students: 15.6%
Graduates 16-74: 21%
No Qualifications 16-74: 24.8%
Owner-Occupied: 73%
Social Housing: 14.6% (Council: 11.1%, Housing Ass.: 3.5%)
Privately Rented: 9.5%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 6.3%

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