Chair Steve Gallant says that the current proposals contain lots of anomalies, need rethinking, and the character of the constituency should be preserved. But the BCE proposals are not “a done deal” he says and urges people to have their say.
THE BOUNDARY REVIEW of Parliamentary constituencies announced yesterday has provoked strong reactions, particularly from MP Graham Stuart and local South West Holderness Councillors.
IT HAS BEEN proposed by the Boundary Commission for England (BCE) that in 2023 a new Kingston Upon Hull East Parliamentary County Constituency is formed that would incorporate the current South West Holderness Ward (Hedon, Paull, Preston, Thorngumbald, etc).
THE BOUNDARY COMMISSION has dropped its proposal to include the South West Holderness Ward in the East Hull Constituency. The existing Beverley and Holderness Parliamentary constituency should be retained, it is recommended.
NEXT WEEK on Tuesday 16th October 2012 the Boundary Commission for England will publish its revised proposals on changing Parliamentary constituency boundaries in England. Regular readers of this website will know that it has been proposed to include the South West Holderness Ward (Hedon, Preston, Paull, Thorngumbald) in […]
THE CONSULTATION on Boundary Changes ends on Monday 5th December 2011. The changes proposed by the Boundary Commission would – if implemented – lead to South West Holderness ward (Hedon, Preston, Paull, etc) becoming part of the East Hull Parliamentary constituency for General Election voting purposes. A poll […]
THE PUBLIC HEARINGS into the proposed boundary changes take place today and tomorrow (24th/25th October 2011) at Hull City Hall. See the Boundary Commission website for details at Public Hearings, Hull for details and a draft timetable. For some background information visit HU12 at Boundaries Debate. Tomorrow should be […]
WARD COUNCILLOR John Dennis has hit out at a decision made by a Hedon Town Council committee to play no part in the consultation process on proposed boundary changes. The Boundary Commission for England has proposed that Hedon and the wider South West Holderness Ward is included in […]
GRAHAM STUART MP says he was shocked by the changes to Parliamentary constituency boundaries proposed by the Boundary Commission for England. In a news statement issued today the Beverley and Holderness MP says he is particularly concerned about plans to include Hedon in a largely urban constituency around […]
UNDER PROPOSALS published today by the Boundary Commission for England (BCE) then the South West Holderness Ward (Hedon, Preston, Paull, etc) would be included in the Kingston Upon Hull East constituency for Parliamentary elections from 2015 (when the next General Election will be held).