York (European Parliament constituency)


York (European Parliament constituency)

Infobox European Parliament constituency
name = Infobox York (European Parliament constituency)
title = York




mapcaption = European Parliament logo
created = 1984
dissolved = 1994
meps = 1
memberstate = United Kingdom
sources = [http://www.election.demon.co.uk/] |
Prior to its uniform adoption of proportional representation in 1999, the United Kingdom used first-past-the-post for the European elections in England, Scotland and Wales. The European Parliament constituencies used under that system were smaller than the later regional constituencies and only had one Member of the European Parliament each.

The constituency of York was one of them.

When it was created in England in 1984, it consisted of the Westminster Parliament constituencies of Boothferry, Glanford and Scunthorpe, Harrogate, Ryedale, Scarborough, Selby, York, [cite web |url=http://www.election.demon.co.uk/ |title=David Boothroyd's United Kingdom Election Results |accessdate=2008-01-20] although this may not have been true for the whole of its existence.

References

External links

* [http://www.election.demon.co.uk/ David Boothroyd's United Kingdom Election Results]


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