North Cornwall (UK Parliament constituency)

North Cornwall (UK Parliament constituency)

North Cornwall is a county constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It elects one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first past the post system of election.

Boundaries

The constituency shares a similar area to that of the North Cornwall district, however it also extends into the Restormel district, and parts of the North Cornwall district also fall into the constituency of South East Cornwall.North Cornwall though one of the most rural seats in England, has traditionally because of its non-conformist religious leanings been a Liberal stronghold.

Members of Parliament

Year Member Party
1918 Sir George Croydon Marks Liberal
1924 Alfred Martyn Williams Conservative
1929 Sir Donald Maclean Liberal
1932 Sir Francis Dyke Acland Liberal
1939 Thomas Lewis Horabin Liberal
1946 Independent
1947 Labour
1950 Sir Harold Roper Conservative
1959 James Scott-Hopkins Conservative
1966 John Wentworth Pardoe Liberal
1979 Gerry Neale Conservative
1992 Paul Tyler Liberal Democrat
2005 Daniel Rogerson Liberal Democrat

Election results

Elections of the 2000s

Elections of the 1990s

Elections of the 1930s

See also

Reference

  • British Parliamentary Election Results 1918-1949, compiled and edited by F.W.S. Craig (Macmillan Press 1977)

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