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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
Finsbury

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

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