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  2004 EP Elections : Sussex European Institute : University of Sussex
The European Parliament Election in Hungary, June 13 2004
The European Parliament Election in the Czech Repbulic, June 11-12 2004
The European Parliament Election in Latvia, June 12 2004
www.sussex.ac.uk /sei/1-4-2-2.html   (380 words)

  
 Elections in the United Kingdom   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
An election is a process in which a vote is held to elect candidates to an office.
The UK is divided into twelve electoral regions, which are the three smaller nations (Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland), and the nine Regions of England.
After Labour's poor performance in the PR elections in the devolved assemblies - failure to win an outright majority in the proportional hybrid AMS elections to the Scottish Parliament and Welsh Assembly, the case for reform within the Labour party was further diminished.
elections-in-the-united-kingdom.kiwiki.homeip.net   (2527 words)

  
 European Parliament election, 2004 (UK) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The European Parliament election, 2004 was the UK part of the European Parliament election, 2004.
It was the first European election to be held in the United Kingdom using postal-only voting in four areas.
Gibraltar was considered to be part of South West England for the purposes of the election.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/European_Parliament_election,_2004_(UK)   (533 words)

  
 CAIN: Politics: Elections: European Election (NI) Thursday 10 June 2004
The elections on Thursday 10 June 2004 were held to elect three Members to the European Parliament (MEPs).
For the purpose of the European elections Northern Ireland is treated as a single constituency and voting is by means of proportional representation (PR).
European elections in Northern Ireland produce results which have been markedly different from local government elections, general elections, or other ad hoc elections.
cain.ulst.ac.uk /issues/politics/election/re2004.htm   (424 words)

  
 ireland.com | European Election 2004
Reaction: The president of the European Commission responded yesterday to the low turnout for elections to the European Parliament by calling for more issues to be decided at a European level.
UK:  The Conservatives and the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) have warned the Prime Minister Mr Tony Blair he has "no mandate" to endorse the new EU constitution in Brussels later this week.
The outgoing president of the European parliament, Mr Pat Cox, has characterised the European election results as a warning to governments planning to hold a referendum on the constitutional treaty.
www.ireland.com /focus/euroelection2004/news/2004/0615   (598 words)

  
 The Ultimate United Kingdom Independence Party Dog Breeds Information Guide and Reference
In the most recent European Parliament elections, the party's profile was raised substantially in April and May 2004 by the surprise candidacy of former Labour Party MP and chat show host Robert Kilroy-Silk.
The central aim of the party was to seek the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union.
The leadership election was won by millionaire businessman Michael Holmes, and in the 1999 elections to the European Parliament UKIP amazed commentators by picking up three seats and 7% of the vote.
www.dogluvers.com /dog_breeds/UKIP   (2120 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Protests mark EU parliament elections   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
BRUSSELS (AP) — Elections for the European Union's parliament were marked by widespread apathy and protest votes as citizens of the 25 EU nations punished their governments for everything from high employment to involvement in Iraq.
Anti-EU parties made a major impact, riding a wave of high voter discontent over how the European Union is run: Britain's UK Independence Party was set to take 12 seats — four times as many as in the last elections in 1999.
The election result means that the European Parliament will be more polarized than ever, with a growing number of anti-EU parties, including far-right anti-immigrant members pitted against the traditional pro-European parties on sensitive issues like approval of a draft EU constitution.
www.usatoday.com /news/world/2004-06-13-euro-elections_x.htm   (995 words)

  
 Not updated: European Parliament election June 10 2004
Not updated: European Parliament election June 10 2004
Results from the UK office of the European Parliament
Electoral pilots at the June 2004 elections - Electoral Commission report
www.psr.keele.ac.uk /area/uk/loc04/europe04.htm   (90 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | In Depth | Vote 2004 | UK European Election Result   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
In the UK the European elections are typically guaranteed a low turnout.
The pace and direction of European integration is a topic of much debate here and UK Prime Minister Tony Blair has recently decided to hold a referendum on the proposed EU constitution.
Like many countries the UK is losing seats in the European Parliament to provide space for the new member nations.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/shared/bsp/hi/vote2004/euro_uk/html/front.stm   (206 words)

  
 EU news: An Independent View from European Voice
POLLS in the UK and Denmark this week emphasized the growing public support for Eurosceptic parties fighting the European elections on 10-13 June.
THE UK is not taking full advantage of one of the more easily accessible, low technology solutions to meeting its renewable energy targets, according to the report produced by an environmental research body, the Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution, this month.
EU CARMAKERS and European commissioners are on a crash course with internal market chief Frits Bolkestein over his plans to liberalize the €10 billion- per-year market for bumpers, lights and body panels across the Union’s 25 member states.
www.europeanvoice.com /archive/issue.asp?id=403   (1604 words)

  
 Department for Constitutional Affairs - Elections - European Parliamentary Elections 2004
Local government and GLA elections are the responsibility of the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (ODPM) and associated Statutory Instruments relating to these elections can be found on the ODPM website
Results of the European Parliamentary Election 2004 in the twelve electoral regions in the UK are available on this website.
European Parliamentary elections are different from other elections in the UK.
www.dca.gov.uk /elections/epe2004.htm   (713 words)

  
 EDP24 News - European Parliament election 2004: candidates for the Eastern region
EDP24 News - European Parliament election 2004: candidates for the Eastern region
The top position is occupied by Richard Howitt, 43, who won a seat in the region in 1999 and was previously the MEP for Essex South.
Eryl McNally is retiring from the European Parliament.
www.edp24.co.uk /content/news/2004/04EuroCandidates.asp   (749 words)

  
 European Parliament election, 2004 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Elections to the European Parliament were held from June 10, 2004 to June 13, 2004 in the 25 member states of the European Union, using varying election days according to local custom.
A European Union-wide political party, the European Greens, was established in Rome on 21 February 2004 to contest this election.
The elections coincided with legislative elections in Luxembourg and presidential elections in Lithuania.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/European_Parliament_election,_2004   (811 words)

  
 The 2004 European Election
In 2004, Paisley was replaced on the DUP ticket by Jim Allister, and Hume was replaced on the SDLP ticket by Martin Morgan; the seat, however, was lost to Bairbre de Brun of Sinn Fein.
The 2004 European elections took place on 10 June 2004, and the votes were counted on Monday 14 June.
You can find a summary of the results of the five most recent NI elections elsewhere and on a different page is a summary of NI election results since 1973; see also the 1994 European election page.
www.ark.ac.uk /elections/fe04.htm   (1015 words)

  
 The 1994 European Election
Both Sinn Fein and the Natural Law Party chose to run three candidates for the three places; in the case of the latter, inexperience can excuse this bizarre choice, but SF were I think hoping to capitalise on the candidates' regional strengths to pull their vote up from 1989.
Finally I was privately glad that the record for the lowest vote in an NI European electon, previously held by Jimmy Murray of the Ulster Liberal Party who got only 932 votes in 1979, was comprehensively shattered by four of the candidates in 1994.
You can find a summary of the results of the five most recent NI elections at all levels on this site's home page and on a different page is a summary of NI election results since 1973.
www.ark.ac.uk /elections/fe94.htm   (677 words)

  
 Simpol-UK: PRESS RELEASE Simpol-UK celebrates first victory in the European Parliament election   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Six candidates signed the pledge in the UK European Parliament election and one was elected: Caroline Lucas, of the Green Party.
The campaign is now building towards the UK General Election, expected in 2005, to make support for SP a key vote and election winning issue.
The UK Simultaneous Policy Organistion (Simpol-UK) was incorporated on 22 March this year and SP Adopters around the country are beginning to form local groups.
www.simpol.org.uk /media_release150604.php   (975 words)

  
 European Parliament election, 2004 (Ireland) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The European Parliament Election, 2004 was the Republic of Ireland component of the European Parliament Election, 2004.
The elections coincided with the 2004 local elections.
Since the 1999 European Parliament election the Republic's entitlement had fallen from 15 seats to 13 seats due to EU expansion.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/European_Parliament_election,_2004_(Ireland)   (138 words)

  
 LondonElects. The European Parliament election   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
This section has detailed information on the European Parliament, the expansion of the European Union (EU) on 1 May 2004, and the elections across the EU.
Following the election of Theresa Anne Villiers as the Member of Parliament for Chipping Barnet on 5 May 2005, and her subsequent resignation as a Member of the European Parliament, the Regional Returning Officer appointed a replacement Member of the European Parliament from the Conservative Party list.
Constituencies for the European election will be based on London borough boundaries.
www.londonelects.org.uk /european   (210 words)

  
 European Parliament Election, 2004 (UK) biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The actress Joan Collins, who became a member and announced her support for the party.
This concided with it winning a seat in the corresponding elections in the Republic.
European Greens manifesto; Successes of the Greens in the European Parliament; A Green Contract for Europe; European Election Manifesto: Green Party of England and Wales Manifesto: Northern Ireland (Greens/EFA)
www.biography.ms /European_Parliament_Election,_2004_(UK).html   (403 words)

  
 South Ayrshire Council - European Parliment - Election 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The poll for the European Parliamentary Election in the UK will take place on Thursday 10 June 2004.
In the UK polling stations will be open from 7.00am to 10.00pm on Thursday 10 June.
The whole of Scotland is one Region for this election and will elect 7 Members of the European Parliament (MEPs).
www.south-ayrshire.gov.uk /elections/mep/election2004.htm   (279 words)

  
 Cambridge City -- European Elections 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Those in bold were elected to the European parliament.
Group of the Party of European Socialists in the European Parliament.
Part of the Group for a Europe of Democracies and Diversities in the European Parliament.
www.chiark.greenend.org.uk /~mikepitt/cambridge_politics/euro04.html   (792 words)

  
 Tom Wise - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Tom Wise (born on 13 May 1948 in Bournemouth, Hampshire) is a Member of the European Parliament for the East of England for the United Kingdom Independence Party, part of the Independence and Democracy grouping.
He is currently UKIP's official spokesman on Culture, Youth, Media and Sport and sits on the European Parliament's Committee on Culture and Education (CULT).
This article about a Member of the European Parliament from the United Kingdom is a stub.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tom_Wise   (232 words)

  
 LondonElects. Constituencies for the European Parliament election - section homepage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Usually the boundaries used for administration of the European Parliament election are Westminster (UK Parliament) constituencies.
With the combination in 2004 of this elections with the London Assembly and Mayoral election, the UK Parliament will debate whether to amend laws to use London borough boundaries, to simplify the process.
Click here to view the map of UK European Parliamentary regions.
www.londonelects.org.uk /european/constituencies.html   (87 words)

  
 European Parliament Results 2004 | The Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead
You are in: Chief Executive, Electoral Services, Election Results, European Parliament Results - South East Region - 10 June 2004
European Parliament Results - South East Region - 10 June 2004
European Parliamentary Election 2004 - Turnout Figures by Ward
www.rbwm.gov.uk /web/elections_european_results2004.htm   (168 words)

  
 European Elections 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
It provides information on the main European Union institutions, the relationship of the EU to the concerns of UK citizens and also a fun game testing your European knowledge.
Or click here for the UK Office of the European Parliament.
For more information, please email the UK Office of the European Parliament.
www.europecounts.org.uk   (85 words)

  
 Department for Constitutional Affairs - Elections - European Parliamentary Election Results 2004
Department for Constitutional Affairs - Elections - European Parliamentary Election Results 2004
Home > People's rights > Elections > The electoral process > European Parliamentary Election 2004 - Results
The results of the European Parliamentary Elections 2004 for each electoral region are set out below:
www.dca.gov.uk /elections/eperesults2004.htm   (45 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | In Depth | Vote 2004
Labour and the Tories are holding inquests after UKIP pushes them to their worst election results for decades.
The UK Independence Party say Britons want to take their country back from Brussels after strong poll gains.
BBC polls expert gives his verdict on what elections told us
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/in_depth/uk_politics/2004/vote_2004/default.stm   (147 words)

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