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Nick Clegg

Nick Clegg was a Liberal Democrats candidate in Sheffield, Hallam constituency in the 2017 General Election. They received 19,756 votes.

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Nick Clegg has been the Liberal Democrat MP for Sheffield Hallam since 2005.

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He was Leader of the Liberal Democrats and Deputy Prime Minister until 2015.

Nick and his wife Miriam have three young sons – Antonio, Alberto and Miguel. They were married in her home town in Spain in 2000.

Nick studied Social Anthropology at Cambridge and afterwards continued his post graduate studies at the University of Minnesota and the College of Europe in Bruges.

In 1999 Nick was elected Member of the European Parliament for the East Midlands, before successfully being elected as the MP for Sheffield Hallam in 2005. Nick was elected leader of the Liberal Democrats in December 2007. He was appointed Deputy Prime Minister after the General Election in 2010.

Nick holds regular surgeries and question and answer sessions for his constituents across Sheffield Hallam. He has been a strong voice for Sheffield in Parliament, helping to secure unprecedented investment - creating a stronger economy and fairer society for Sheffield.

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About Nick Clegg


Sir Nicholas William Peter Clegg is a British media executive and former politician who has been Vice‑President for Global Affairs and Communications at Facebook, Inc. since 2018, having previously served as Deputy Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 2010 to 2015 and as Leader of the Liberal Democrats from 2007 to 2015. He was Member of Parliament (MP) for Sheffield Hallam from 2005 to 2017. An "Orange Book" liberal, he has been associated with both socially liberal and economically liberal policies.

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Date Election Party Results
2017 Sheffield, Hallam: 2017 General Election Liberal Democrats 19,756 votes (not elected)
2015 Sheffield, Hallam: UK Parliament elections Liberal Democrats 22,215 votes (elected)
2010 Sheffield, Hallam: UK Parliament elections Liberal Democrats 27,324 votes (elected)

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