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City of Bridgetown
2018 CANDIDATES
 BLP
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Jeffrey
BOSTIC*
Barbados Labour
Party
 DLP
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Henderson
WILLIAMS
Democratic Labour
Party
 SB
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Fallon
BEST
Solutions
Barbados
   
 UPP
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Lynette
EASTMOND
**
United Progressive
Party
 IND
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Natallie
HAREWOOD
Independent
Candidate
 PCP/CUP
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Rodney
NURSE
Progressive Conservative Party
   
CONSTITUENCY SNAPSHOT  
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Royal Bank of Canada and Barbados Parliament Building, Bridgetown, Barbados
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BACKGROUND
Elections for the City of Bridgetown constitutency were first held in 1843 with the first representative being national hero the Right Excellent Samuel Jackman Prescod.
Year of creation 1843
Polling Divisions 11
Registered Electors (2013) 6,942
Voter Turnout (2013) 56.54%
   
Incumbent Jeffrey BOSTIC (BLP)
2013 RESULTS
Candidate Party Votes %
  Bostic, J. winner BLP 2,012 51.59%
   
  Todd, P DLP 1,888 48.41%
   
ELECTED REPRESENTATIVES  
Year   Winner Party % Votes Notes
1971   Elliott D. MOTTLEY Barbados Labour Party 52.69% First time seat contested as single member
1976   Billie A. MILLER Barbados Labour Party 50.93% BLP hold
1981   Billie MILLER Barbados Labour Party 51.05% BLP hold
1986   Peter A. MILLER Democratic Labour Party 53.72% DLP gain
1991   Billie A. MILLER Barbados Labour Party 45.94% BLP gain
1994   Billie A. MILLER Barbados Labour Party 47.48% BLP hold
1999   Billie A. MILLER Barbados Labour Party 76.29% BLP hold
2003   Billie A. MILLER Barbados Labour Party 54.28% BLP hold
2008   Patrick M.T. TODD Democratic Labour Party 55.20% DLP gain
2013   Jeffrey D. BOSTIC Barbados Labour Party 51.59% BLP gain
VOTING TRENDS  
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CONSTITUENCY TIMELINE  
Thursday
21 Feb 2013
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
JEFFREY D. BOSTIC winner BLP 2,012 51.59%
Patrick M.T. Todd DLP 1,888 48.41%
Tuesday
15 Jan 2008
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
PATRICK M.T. TODD winner DLP 2,239 55.20%
Jeffrey D. Bostic BLP 1,817 44.80%
Wednesday
21 May 2003
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
BILLIE A. MILLER winner BLP 1,973 54.28%
Patrick Μ.Τ Todd DLP 1,561 42.94%
Danny L. Gill IND 101 2.78%
Wednesday
20 Jan 1999
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
BILLIE A. MILLER winner BLP 2,558 76.29%
Abdul Pandor DLP 795 23.71%
Tuesday
6 Sep 1994
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
BILLIE A. MILLER winner BLP 1,790 47.48%
Anthony N.G. Carter DLP 907 24.06%
David A. Comissiong NDP 1,042 27.64%
Gordon S. Price IND 31 0.82%
Tuesday
22 Jan 1991
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
BILLIE A. MILLER winner BLP 1,630 45.94%
John A. Connell  DLP  1,569 44.22%
Peter J.M. Miller NDP 349 9.84%
Friday
28 Mar 1986
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
PETER J.M. MILLER winner DLP 2,217 53.72%
Billie A. Miller BLP 1,838 44.54%
Lorenzo Coward IND 47 1.14%
Lyle S. Carmichael IND 25 0.61%
Thursday
18 Jun 1981
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
BILLIE A. MILLER winner BLP 2,089 51.05%
L. S. Carmichael DLP 2,003 48.95%
Thursday
2 Sep 1976
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
BILLIE A. MILLER winner BLP 1,999 50.93%
L. S. Carmichael DLP 1,926 49.07%
Thursday
9 Sep 1971
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
ELLIOTT D. MOTTLEY winner BLP 1,977 52.69%
L. Carmichael DLP 1,775 47.31%
POLLING STATIONS (2018)  
Polling Division Areas
BA1 Donald Henry Auditorium, (Bethel) Bay Street
BA2 Roman Catholic School, Jemmotts Lane
BA3 YMPC
BB1 St.Ambrose Primary School
BC1 Harrison College
BD1 Wesley Hall Infants School
BE1 Methodist Church Hall, James Street
BF1 St. Mary's Primary School
BF2 Westbury Primary School
BF3 Westbury Primary School
BG1 Emmerton Community Centre
CONSTITUENCY BOUNDARIES
From a point on the western sea coast west of the junction of Highway 7 (the Bridgetown-Oistins Road) with Beckles Road, along a straight line to the junction of Highway 7 with Beckles Road; thence along the middle of Beckles Road to its junction with Old Quarry Avenue; thence along the middle of Old Quarry Avenue to its junction with Bayview Avenue; thence in an easterly direction along the middle of Bayview Avenue to its junction with Watermill Place; thence in a northerly direction along the middle of Watermill Place to its junction with St. Paul’s Avenue; thence in a straight line to the Culloden Farm-Roseneath southern boundary wall; thence in an easterly direction along Culloden Farm-Roseneath boundary wall to its junction with Culloden Road; thence in a northerly direction along the middle of Culloden Road to its junction with Highway 6 (the Bridgetown-Collymore Rock Road); thence in a westerly direction along the middle of Highway 6 to its junction with Martindales Road; thence along the middle of Martindales Road to its junction with Halls Road at the Mencea Cox Roundabout; thence along the middle of Halls Road to its junction with Tweedside Road and Roebuck Street at the James A. Tudor Roundabout; thence in westerly direction along the middle of Roebuck Street to its junction with Country Road; thence along the middle of Country Road to its junction with White Park Road and Passage Road; thence along the middle of Passage Road to its junction with Baxters Road and Westbury Road; thence in a north westerly direction along the middle of Westbury Road to its junction with President Kennedy Drive; thence in a south westerly direction along the middle of President Kennedy Drive to its junction with Prescod Boulevard and University Row at Elsie Payne Roundabout; thence in a northerly direction, then in a westerly, and southerly direction and then in a south easterly direction along the sea coast to a point on the coast west of the junction of Highway 7 with Beckles Road (the starting point).
Key
  Bajan Free Party   NDP = National Democratic Party   United Progressive Party
  Barbados Integrity Movement   People's Democratic Congress   WPB = Workers Party of Barbados
  Barbados Labour Party   PEP = People's Empowerment Party   Independent Candidate
  Democratic Labour Party   PPA = People's Political Alliance   *incumbent
  Kingdom Government of Barbados   Solutions Barbados   ** Political Leader
Sources
Barbados Electoral and Boundaries Commission
Bajan Free Party (2018). Retrieved from https://www.facebook.com/Bajan-Free-Party-BFP-HonAlex-MitchellEl-1767331239973521/
Barbados Integrity Movement (2018). Retrieved from https://www.facebook.com/barbdaosintegritymovement/?ref=py_c
Barbados Labour Party. (2018). Retrieved from https://www.blp.org.bb/
Coalition of United Party. (2018) Retrieved from https://www.facebook.com/alexmitchell.el/
Democratic Labour Party. (2018). Retrieved from http://dlpbarbados.org/site/
Solutions Barbados. (2018). Retrieved from https://solutionsbarbados.com/
United Progressive Party. (2018). Retrieved from https://uppbarbados.org/
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 CONSTITUENCIES learn more
 City of Bridgetown
 St. Michael South
 St. Michael East
 St. Michael South Central
 St. Michael Central
 St. Michael South East
 St. Michael North East
 St. Michael North
 St. Michael North West
 St. Michael West
 St. Michael West Central
 Christ Church West
 Christ Church West Central
 Christ Church South
 Christ Church East Central
 Christ Church East
 St. Philip North
 St. Philip South
 St. Philip West
 St. George North
 St. George South
 St. John
 St. Joseph
 St. Thomas
 St. James North
 St. James South
 St. James Central
 St. Peter
 St. Andrew
 St. Lucy
 POLITICAL PARTIES learn more
  Bajan Free Party
  Barbados Integrity Movement
  Barbados Labour Party
  Democratic Labour Party
  Kingdom Government of Barbados
  People's Democratic Congress
  Solutions Barbados
  United Progressive Party
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