Clay Cross (UK Parliament constituency)

Clay Cross
Clay Cross was a county constituency centred on the village of Clay Cross in north-east Derbyshire.wikipedia
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Thomas Broad

He was elected at the 1918 general election as Member of Parliament (MP) for Clay Cross in Derbyshire.

Charles Duncan (politician)

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He was Member of Parliament for Barrow-in-Furness from 1906 to 1918, and Member of Parliament for Clay Cross from 1922 to 1933 (his death).

1933 Clay Cross by-election

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The Clay Cross by-election of 1933 was held on 1 September 1933.

1936 Clay Cross by-election

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The Clay Cross by-election of 1936 was held on 5 November 1936.

Arthur Henderson

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Henderson returned to Parliament after winning a by-election at Clay Cross, achieving the unique feat of being elected a total of five times at by-elections in constituencies where he had not previously been the MP. He holds the [[records of members of parliament of the United Kingdom#MPs who have made more than one comeback|record for the greatest number of comebacks]] from losing a previous seat.

Alfred Holland (politician)

Alfred Holland
He was elected at the 1935 general election as Member of Parliament (MP) for Clay Cross, filling the seat held by Arthur Henderson until his death shortly before the election.

Harold Neal

He was Member of Parliament (MP) for Clay Cross from a 1944 by-election to 1950, and after boundary changes, for Bolsover from 1950 until his retirement in 1970, preceding Dennis Skinner.

George Ridley (Labour politician)

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He was elected as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Clay Cross at a by-election in September 1936, filling the vacancy caused by the death of Alfred Holland at the age of 36. Like his predecessor, Ridley did not live until the next general election but died in January 1944 at 57. He was survived by his wife, Ethel, and his children, Philip and Betty.

Bolsover (UK Parliament constituency)

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The Bolsover constituency was created in 1950 from parts of the constituencies of North East Derbyshire, formed in 1885, and Clay Cross, formed in 1918.

United Kingdom constituencies

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Clay Cross was a county constituency centred on the village of Clay Cross in north-east Derbyshire.

Clay Cross

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Clay Cross was a county constituency centred on the village of Clay Cross in north-east Derbyshire.

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Clay Cross was a county constituency centred on the village of Clay Cross in north-east Derbyshire.

Member of parliament

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It returned one Member of Parliament to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, elected by the first past the post system.

House of Commons of the United Kingdom

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It returned one Member of Parliament to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, elected by the first past the post system.

Parliament of the United Kingdom

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It returned one Member of Parliament to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, elected by the first past the post system.

First-past-the-post voting

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It returned one Member of Parliament to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, elected by the first past the post system.

1918 United Kingdom general election

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The constituency was created for the 1918 general election, and abolished for the 1950 general election.

1950 United Kingdom general election

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The constituency was created for the 1918 general election, and abolished for the 1950 general election.