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Constituency #15: Pembroke East

Constituency #15: Pembroke East

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Incumbent Walter Roban [PLP] romped to victory in C#15 Pembroke East, one of the safer PLP areas. He was challenged by Scott Stewart [OBA]. Constituency #15 Pembroke East will see the incumbent Walter Roban face a challenge from political newcomer Scott Stewart [OBA]. In 2007, Mr Roban earned 81.63% of […]

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Constituency #16: Pembroke East Central

Constituency #16: Pembroke East Central

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Incumbent Michael Weeks [PLP] has retained his seat in C#16 Pembroke East Central, one of the safer PLP areas. He was challenged by Terry Hodgson [OBA]. Pembroke East Central is traditionally seen as a PLP stronghold. Michael Weeks — the incumbent — is being challenged by the OBA’s Terry Hodgson. […]

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Constituency #17: Pembroke Central

Constituency #17: Pembroke Central

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Walton Brown [PLP] has defeated Andrew Simons [OBA] in C#17 Pembroke Central. The incumbent was Wayne Perinchief [PLP]. Whoever wins this area will be a new representative for the people of Pembroke Central, with incumbent Wayne Perinchief [PLP] moving to Constituency #8: Smiths South.Walton Brown will stand for the PLP, […]

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Constituency #18: Pembroke West Central

Constituency #18: Pembroke West Central

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] David Burt [PLP] has defeated Nicholas Kempe [OBA] and Phil Perinchief [IND] in C#18 Pembroke West Central. Mr Burt, 32, becomes one of the youngest MPs. The incumbent was Neletha Butterfield [PLP]. This area will see two of the island’s younger politicians both contest their first General Election, with the […]

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Constituency #19: Pembroke West

Constituency #19: Pembroke West

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Jeanne Atherden [OBA] has defeated Vince Ingham [PLP], her brother Erwin Adderley [IND] and Meredith Stapff [IND] in C#19 Pembroke West. The incumbent was Shawn Crockwell [OBA]. Pembroke West will see a four-way battle, sibling rivalry and a new MP for the area elected as the incumbent Shawn Crockwell [OBA] […]

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Constituency #20: Pembroke South West

Constituency #20: Pembroke South West

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Susan Jackson [OBA] has defeated Marcus Jones [PLP] and Independents David Petty and Jonathan Starling in C#20 Pembroke South West. Considered by many to be a safe seat for the Opposition, Pembroke South West will see a new MP in the House as the incumbent Louise Jackson is retiring. Four […]

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Constituency #21: Pembroke South East

Constituency #21: Pembroke South East

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Rolfe Commissiong [PLP] has defeated Jeff Baron [OBA] and Independents Tillman Darrell and Leyoni Junos in C#21 Pembroke South East. This will be Mr Commissiong’s first time in the House of Assembly. Traditionally seen as a PLP stronghold, the voters of Pembroke South East will be selecting between the OBA’s […]

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Constituency #22: Paget East

Constituency #22: Paget East

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Incumbent Dr Grant Gibbons [OBA] romped to victory against his challenger Dawn Simmons [PLP] in C#22 Paget East. Paget East will see incumbent Dr Grant Gibbons [OBA] challenged by Dawn Simmons from the PLP. Dr Gibbons has held the seat for 18 years – first winning it in a 1994 bye-election. […]

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Constituency #23: Paget West

Constituency #23: Paget West

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Incumbent Patricia Gordon-Pamplin [OBA] has retained her seat against Darius Tucker [PLP]. The OBA’s Patricia Gordon-Pamplin is being challenged by the PLP’s Darius Tucker — who moved from Constituency #7 Hamilton South which he won under the UBP’s banner in 2007. In the 2007 General Election Ms Gordon-Pamplin [running under the […]

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Constituency #24: Warwick South East

Constituency #24: Warwick South East

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Lawrence Scott [PLP] has defeated Alexis Swan [OBA] and David William Burch [IND]. Former Premier Alex Scott presently holds this seat, and his retirement has resulted in his son Lawrence Scott being selected as the PLP’s candidate. Mr Scott Jr will be challenged by another young political newcomer, with Alexis […]

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