World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Shoreditch and Finsbury (UK Parliament constituency)

Article Id: WHEBN0007490685
Reproduction Date:

Title: Shoreditch and Finsbury (UK Parliament constituency)  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Shoreditch (UK Parliament constituency), Michael Cliffe, Victor Collins, Baron Stonham, Islington South West (UK Parliament constituency), Bethnal Green (UK Parliament constituency)
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Shoreditch and Finsbury (UK Parliament constituency)

Shoreditch and Finsbury
Former Borough constituency
for the House of Commons
County Greater London
19501974 (1974)
Number of members One
Replaced by Islington South & Finsbury
Hackney South & Shoreditch
Created from Shoreditch

Shoreditch and Finsbury was a parliamentary constituency centred on the Shoreditch district of the East End of London and the adjacent Finsbury area. It returned one Member of Parliament (MP) to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, using the first-past-the-post system of voting.

The constituency was created for the 1950 general election, partially replacing the previous Shoreditch and Finsbury constituencies, which had seen a significant fall in population.

Shoreditch and Finsbury was itself abolished for the [[United Kingdom general election, February 1974

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.