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Constituency #5: Hamilton East

Constituency #5: Hamilton East

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Incumbent Derrick Burgess [PLP] has defeated Peter Barrett [OBA] in C#5 Hamilton East. Presently held by the PLP’s Derrick Burgess, this area is widely considered to be a ‘safe seat’ for the PLP. Mr Burgess will be challenged by political newcomer Peter Barrett from the OBA. Mr Burgess has held […]

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Constituency #6: Hamilton West

Constituency #6: Hamilton West

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Incumbent Wayne Furbert [PLP] has defeated Donte Hunt [OBA] in C#6 Hamilton West. Mr Furbert won the seat under the UBP’s banner in 2007. This area will be watched by many political observers to see if the former Opposition Leader Wayne Furbert — who switched allegiance to the PLP and […]

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Constituency #7: Hamilton South

Constituency #7: Hamilton South

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Sylvan Richards [OBA] has defeated Diallo Rabain [PLP] and Gershwyn “Shiloh” Smith [IND] in C#7 Hamilton South. The incumbent was Darius Tucker [PLP], who won the seat under the UBP’s banner in 2007. Whoever wins this area will be a new representative for the people of Hamilton South, as the […]

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Constituency #8: Smiths South

Constituency #8: Smiths South

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] The incumbent Cole Simons [OBA] has defeated Wayne Perinchief [PLP] and David Tavares [IND]. The OBA’s Cole Simons — the incumbent — will be challenged by the PLP’s Wayne Perinchief and Independent David Tavares. In the 2007 General Election Mr Simons [as a UBP candidate] won 73.47% of the vote […]

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Constituency #9: Smith’s West

Constituency #9: Smith’s West

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Incumbent Trevor Moniz [OBA] has retained his seat against Vance Campbell [PLP] in C#9 Smith’s West. Smith’s West will see the incumbent Trevor Moniz [OBA] challenged by the PLP’s Vance Campbell. Mr Moniz has held the seat for 19 years, having won it in the 1993 General Election. In the 2007 General […]

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Constituency #10: Smith’s North

Constituency #10: Smith’s North

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] A big win for the OBA sees Michael Dunkley [OBA] oust Patrice Minors [PLP] in C#10 Smith’s North. The OBA pick up a seat and get their Deputy Leader into the House. Smith’s North will be one of the more closely watched constituencies, with OBA Deputy Leader Michael Dunkley trying […]

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Constituency #11: Devonshire East

Constituency #11: Devonshire East

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Incumbent Bob Richards [OBA] has held off a challenge from Neville Tyrell [PLP] to retain his seat in C#11 Devonshire East. Devonshire East will see Shadow Minister of Finance Bob Richards [OBA] challenged by the PLP’s Neville Tyrell. These two gentlemen matched up in 2007, with Mr Richards [under the UBP] winning 51.74% […]

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Constituency #12: Devonshire South Central

Constituency #12: Devonshire South Central

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Opposition Leader Craig Cannonier [OBA] has retained his seat against Anthony Richardson [PLP] in Devonshire South Central. Devonshire South Central — widely considered one of the ‘safer seats’ for the Opposition — will see One Bermuda Alliance Leader Craig Cannonier challenged by the PLP’s Anthony Richardson. Makai Dickerson stepped down […]

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Constituency #13: Devonshire North Central

Constituency #13: Devonshire North Central

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] The incumbent Glenn Blakeney [PLP] has defeated challenger C. Anthony Francis [OBA]. Constituency #13 Devonshire North Central will see the OBA’s C. Anthony Francis challenge the incumbent Glenn Blakeney [PLP]. In 2007 Mr Blakeney won 53.52% of the vote vs the UBP’s Albertha Waite [433-376] in 2007. In the 2003 […]

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Constituency #14: Devonshire North West

Constituency #14: Devonshire North West

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Glenn Smith [OBA] has defeated the incumbent Paula Cox [PLP] in C#14 Devonshire North West. The OBA pick up a very big seat, ousting the sitting Premier. The incumbent is the PLP’s Paula Cox — who serves as Premier — and she will be challenged by the OBA’s Glen Smith. […]

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