- Staffordshire East (European Parliament constituency)
Infobox European Parliament constituency
name = Infobox Staffordshire East (European Parliament constituency)
title = Staffordshire East
created = 1979
dissolved = 1994
meps = 1
sources = [http://www.election.demon.co.uk/] |Prior to its uniform adoption of
proportional representationin 1999, the United Kingdomused first-past-the-post for the European elections in England, Scotlandand Wales. The European Parliament constituencies used under that system were smaller than the later regional constituencies and only had one Member of the European Parliamenteach.
The constituency of Staffordshire East was one of them.
When it was created in England in 1979, it consisted of the Westminster Parliament constituencies of Burton, Cannock, Leek, Lichfield and Tamworth, Stoke-on-Trent Central, Stoke-on-Trent North, Stoke-on-Trent South, [cite web |url=http://www.election.demon.co.uk/ |title=David Boothroyd's United Kingdom Election Results |accessdate=2008-01-20] although this may not have been true for the whole of its existence.
* [http://www.election.demon.co.uk/ David Boothroyd's United Kingdom Election Results]
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