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Scarborough and Whitby

2010 Results:
Conservative: 21108 (42.83%)
Labour: 12978 (26.33%)
Liberal Democrat: 11093 (22.51%)
BNP: 1445 (2.93%)
UKIP: 1484 (3.01%)
Green: 734 (1.49%)
Independent: 329 (0.67%)
Others: 111 (0.23%)
Majority: 8130 (16.5%)

2005 Results:
Conservative: 19248 (41%)
Labour: 18003 (38.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 7495 (16%)
Other: 2166 (4.6%)
Majority: 1245 (2.7%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 18841 (39.6%)
Labour: 22426 (47.2%)
Liberal Democrat: 3977 (8.4%)
UKIP: 970 (2%)
Green: 1049 (2.2%)
Other: 260 (0.5%)
Majority: 3585 (7.5%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 19667 (36.2%)
Labour: 24791 (45.6%)
Liberal Democrat: 7672 (14.1%)
Referendum: 2191 (4%)
Majority: 5124 (9.4%)

No Boundary Changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Robert Goodwill(Conservative) (more information at They work for you)

2010 election candidates:
portraitRobert Goodwill(Conservative) (more information at They work for you)
portraitAnnaJoy David (Labour) born London. Former vice-chairman of CND.
portraitTania Exley-Moore (Liberal Democrat) born 1969, Scarborough. Educated at Teesside Univeristy. Teacher. Contested Scarborough and Whitby 2005.
portraitDilys Cluer (Green) Born 1947, London. Educated Wimbledon High School and Cambridge University. Latin tutor. Scarborough councillor since 2007.
portraitMichael James (UKIP)
portraitTrisha Scott (BNP)
portraitJuliet Boddington (Alliance for Green Socialism) Retired teacher. Contested Yorkshire and Humberside 2009 european elections for No2EU.
portraitPeter Popple (Independent)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 94972
Male: 47.5%
Female: 52.5%
Under 18: 21%
Over 60: 26.6%
Born outside UK: 3.1%
White: 99%
Asian: 0.2%
Mixed: 0.4%
Other: 0.3%
Christian: 78.6%
Full time students: 3%
Graduates 16-74: 16.4%
No Qualifications 16-74: 31.8%
Owner-Occupied: 69.8%
Social Housing: 13.6% (Council: 9.8%, Housing Ass.: 3.8%)
Privately Rented: 12.8%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 15.2%

NB - The constituency guide is now archived and is no longer being updated. It will be replaced by a new guide in 2013, once the fate of the boundary review is finally settled.