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Tim Farron

Tim Farron was a Liberal Democrats candidate in Westmorland and Lonsdale constituency in the UK Parliament elections. They were elected with 25,795 votes.

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    Tim Farron has been the MP for Westmorland and Lonsdale since 2005, and was elected Leader of the Liberal Democrats on 16th July 2015.

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    Tim lives in Milnthorpe, south Cumbria, with his wife Rosie, his daughters Isabella and Gracie and his sons Jude and Laurie. In his limited spare time, Tim enjoys following the (mis)fortunes of Blackburn Rovers, playing football, fell running, walking in the Lake District, listening to various kinds of music and spending time with family and friends.

    Tim became an MP for Westmorland and Lonsdale in 2005. Since then, he has dealt with over 67,000 constituents cases in his office and held over 600 advice surgeries in South Lakeland.

    Tim has also completed 11 successful summer tours around the county - the most recent in Summer 2016 with 28 separate stops! In 2012 Tim visited 40 different villages and communities in South Lakeland on his tour - reaching the more rural communities where a surgery wouldn't normally occur.

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Timothy James Farron is a British politician who was Leader of the Liberal Democrats from 2015 to 2017. He has been Member of Parliament (MP) for Westmorland and Lonsdale since 2005, prior to entering parliament Farron worked in Higher Education. He serves as the Liberal Democrat Spokesperson for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Spokesperson for Housing, Planning, the Northern Powerhouse and Local Growth, and Spokesperson for Housing, Planning, the Northern Powerhouse and Local Growth.

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Previous Elections

Date Election Party Results
2019 Westmorland and Lonsdale: UK Parliament elections Liberal Democrats 25,795 votes (elected)
2017 Westmorland and Lonsdale: 2017 General Election Liberal Democrats Vote count not available (elected)
2015 Westmorland and Lonsdale: UK Parliament elections Liberal Democrats Vote count not available (elected)
2010 Westmorland and Lonsdale: UK Parliament elections Liberal Democrats 30,896 votes (elected)

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