Worthing
Parliamentary representation

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Victoria County History

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T P Hudson (Editor), A P Baggs, C R J Currie, C R Elrington, S M Keeling, A M Rowland

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1980

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119

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'Worthing: Parliamentary representation', A History of the County of Sussex: Volume 6 Part 1: Bramber Rape (Southern Part) (1980), pp. 119. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=18229 Date accessed: 02 September 2014.


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PARLIAMENTARY REPRESENTATION.

In 1948 Worthing borough became a separate parliamentary constituency, (fn. 70) having been part of the Worthing division of the county since 1945. (fn. 71) It has always returned Conservative members with large majorities. (fn. 72)

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70 Representation of People Act, 1948, 11 & 12 Geo. VI, c. 65.
71 H.C. (Redistrib. of Seats) Act, 1944, 7 & 8 Geo. VI, c. 41; Rep. Boundary Com. of Eng. 1945 [Cmd. 6634], p. 34, H.C. (1944-5), iv.
72 The Times, Ho. of Commons (1950 and later edns.).