Somerset and Avon Alternative Boundary Proposals

(Errors in previous proposals corrected)

These proposals go alongside those previously put forward about the Devon constituency boundaries and avoiding a constituency that covers both Devon and Somerset as that has not happened before and does not need to happen now.

Bath CC

All Bath and North East Somerset wards in the proposed Bath constituency plus Bathavon South and Paulton and except Bathavon North.

Electorate: 76692

Bradley Stoke CC

All South Gloucestershire wards in the proposed Filton and Bradley Stoke constituency plus Charfield and Frampton Cotterill and except Charlton and Cribbs and Filton.

Electorate: 74149

Bridgwater CC

All Somerset West and Taunton wards in the proposed Bridgwater constituency plus South Quantock.

Electorate: 75652

Bristol East and Kingswood BC

All Bristol wards in the proposed Bristol North East constituency plus Horfield, St George Central, St. George West and Southmead.
The South Gloucestershire ward of Kingswood.

Electorate: 76753

Bristol North and Thornbury CC

The Bristol wards of Avonmouth and Lawrence Weston, Henbury and Brentry, and Westbury-on-Trym and Henleaze.

The South Gloucestershire wards of Charlton and Cribbs, Filton, Pilning and Severn Beach , Severn Vale, and Thornbury.

Electorate: 74888

Bristol South BC

All Bristol wards in the proposed Bristol South constituency plus Central and Hotwells and Harbourside and except Hengrove and Whitchurch Park.

Electorate: 76724

Bristol South East

All Bristol wards in the proposed Bristol East constituency plus Hengrove and Whitchurch Park and except St George Central and St George West.

Electorate: 75294

Bristol West BC

All Bristol wards in the proposed Bristol Central constituency plus Bishopston and Ashley Down, and Stoke Bishop, and except Central and Hotwells and Harbourside.

Electorate: 73865


Glastonbury and Frome CC

All Bath and North East Somerset wards in the proposed Frome constituency except Bathavon South.

All Mendip wards in the proposed Frome constituency except the wards of Ashwick, Chilcompton and Stratton, Coleford and Holcombe, Cranmore, Doulting and Nunney, and Creech.

All Mendip wards in the proposed Glastonbury and Somerton constituency.

The South Somerset ward of Bruton.

Electorate: 74531

Keynsham and North East Somerset CC

All Bath and North East Somerset wards in the proposed Keynsham and North East Somerset constituency except Paulton .
The North Somerset wards of Long Ashton, and Winford.

All South Gloucestershire wards in the proposed Keynsham and North East Somerset constituency except Parkwall and Warmley.

Electorate: 71603

North Somerset CC

All North Somerset wards in the proposed North Somerset constituency plus Blagdon and Churchill, Congresbury and Puxton, and Yatton, and except Long Ashton, and Winford.

Electorate: 76934


Taunton and Minehead CC

All Somerset West and Taunton wards in the proposed Tiverton and Minehead constituency except South Quantock.

The Somerset West and Taunton wards in the proposed Taunton constituency that are Blackbrook and Holway, Comeytrowe and Bishop's Hull, Halcon and Lane, Manor and Tangier, North Town, Priorswood, Victoria, Wellsprings and Rowbarton, and Wilton and Sherford.

Electorate: 76070

Wellington and Wincanton CC

All Somerset West and Taunton wards in the proposed Taunton constituency except Blackbrook and Holway, Comeytrowe and Bishop's Hull, Halcon and Lane, Manor and Tangier, North Town, Priorswood, Victoria, Wellsprings and Rowbarton, and Wilton and Sherford.

All South Somerset wards in the proposed Glastonbury and Somerton constituency except Curry Rivel, Huish and Langport, Islemoor, and Turn Hill.

Electorate: 75976

Wells and Mendip Hills CC

All Mendip wards in the proposed Wells and Mendip Hills constituency plus Ashwick, Chilcompton and Stratton, Coleford and Holcombe, Cranmore, Doulting and Nunney, and Creech.

All Sedgemoor wards in the proposed Wells and Mendip Hills constituency.

The South Somerset wards of Curry Rivel, Huish and Langport, Islemoor, and Turn Hill.

Electorate: 70687

Weston Super Mare CC

All North Somerset wards in the proposed Weston Super Mare constituency plus Banwell and Winscombe.

Electorate: 76978

Yate CC

The Bath and North East Somerset ward of Bathavon North.

The South Gloucestershire wards of Boyd Valley, Chipping Sodbury and Cotswolds Edge, Dodington, New Cheltenham, Parkwall and Warmley, Staple Hill and Mangotsfield, Woodstock, Yate Central and Yate North.

.Electorate: 77049

Yeovil CC

Exactly the same as the proposed Yeovil constituency.

Electorate: 76056

Type of respondent

Member of the public

Personal details

Alistair Philpot
Plymouth

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