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St. George South
2018 CANDIDATES
 BLP
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Dwight
SUTHERLAND*
Barbados Labour
Party
 DLP
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Esther
BYER-SUCKOO
Democratic Labour
Party
 SB
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Andrew
BANFIELD
Solutions
Barbados
 UPP
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Craig
HAREWOOD
United Progressive
Party
 BIM/CUP
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Doris Ramratty
BARROW
Barbados Integrity
Movement
CONSTITUENCY SNAPSHOT  
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Brighton Plantation House, St. George, Barbados
Photo by Neil Gittens/CE
BACKGROUND
The constituency of St. George South was created and first contested in 1971.
Year of creation 1971
Polling Divisions 13
Registered Electors (2013) 9,641
Voter Turnout (2013) 68.76%
   
Incumbent Dwight SUTHERLAND (BLP)
2013 RESULTS
Candidate Party Votes %
  SUTHERLAND, D. winner BLP 3,642 55.12%
   
  BYER-SUCKOO, E.R. DLP 2,965 44.88%
   
ELECTED REPRESENTATIVES  
Year   Winner Party % Votes Notes
1971   R. LOWE Democratic Labour Party 51.27% First time seat contested as single member
1976   Louis R. TULL Barbados Labour Party 68.67% BLP gain
1981   Louis R. TULL Barbados Labour Party 67.77% BLP hold
1986   Richard BYER Democratic Labour Party 52.12% DLP gain
1991   Louis R. TULL Barbados Labour Party 58.06% BLP gain
1994   Louis R. TULL Barbados Labour Party 64.14% BLP hold
1999   Louis R. TULL Barbados Labour Party 61.34% BLP hold
2003   Louis R. TULL Barbados Labour Party 56.52% BLP hold
2008   Esther R. BYER-SUCKOO Democratic Labour Party 70.43% DLP gain
2013   Dwight G. SUTHERLAND Barbados Labour Party 55.12% BLP gain
VOTING TRENDS  
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CONSTITUENCY TIMELINE  
Thursday
21 Feb 2013
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
DWIGHT. G. SUTHERLAND winner BLP 3,642 55.12%
Esther R. Byer-Suckoo DLP 2,965 44.88%
Tuesday
15 Jan 2008
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
ESTHER R. BYER SUCKOO winner DLP 3,446 70.43%
Ian S. Gill  BLP 2,509 36.85%
Wednesday
21 May 2003
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
LOUIS R. TULL winner BLP 2,653 56.52%
Douglas L.M. Hoyte DLP 2,041 43.48%
Wednesday
20 Jan 1999
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
LOUIS R. TULL winner BLP 3,100 61.34%
Hartley H. Henry DLP 1,954 38.66%
Tuesday
6 Sep 1994
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
LOUIS R. TULL winner BLP 3,030 64.14%
Patrick Carter NDP 657 13.91%
John N.R. Daniel DLP 1,037 21.95%
Tuesday
22 Jan 1991
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
LOUIS R. TULL  winner BLP  2,686 58.06%
Leroy H. McClean  DLP 1,384 29.92%
Richard P. Byer NDP 556 12.02%
Friday
28 Mar 1986
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
RICHARD P. BYER winner DLP 2,583 52.12%
Louis R. Tull BLP 2,373 47.88%
Thursday
18 Jun 1981
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
LOUIS R. TULL  winner BLP 3,095 67.77%
G. Holder DLP 1,472 32.23%
Thursday
2 Sep 1976
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
LOUIS R. TULL  winner BLP 2,676 68.67%
C.V. Walker DLP 1,221 31.33%
Thursday
9 Sep 1971
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
R. LOWE winner DLP 1,800 51.27%
Louis R. Tull BLP 1,711 48.73%
POLLING STATIONS (2018)  
Polling Division Areas
GA1 Church of the Nazarene, South District
GA2 Fulnec Moravian Church, Watts Village
GA3 St. Luke's - Brighton Primary School
GA4 New Testament Church of God, Boarded Hall Tntry
GB1 St. Luke's Church Hall
GB2 Skills Training Center, Brighton
GB3 Bethel Pentecostal Church, Drax Hall
GC1 Ellerton Primary School
GC2 Church of God, Greens
GD1 Workman’s Primary School
GD2 Prerogative House
GD3 Eastlyn Seventh Day Adventist Church
GD4 Church of the Nazarene, Newbury
CONSTITUENCY BOUNDARIES
From the junction of Highway 4 (the Bridgetown-Bulkeley Road) with Buttals-St. George’s Church Road at Turnpike in a westerly direction along the middle of Highway 4 to the Roundabout on the Constant-Dash Valley Road; thence in a southerly, westerly, and then southerly direction along the middle of the Dash Valley Road to its junction with Highway 5 (the Bridgetown-Windsor Road) at Hanson Hill; thence in an easterly direction along the middle of Highway 5 to its junction with the Egerton-St. Davids Road; thence in a southerly direction along the middle of the Egerton-St. Davids Road to its junction with the St. Davids-Ridge Road; thence in a westerly direction along the St. Davids-Ridge Road to its junction with Highway V (the St. Davids-Bannatyne Road) thence in an easterly direction to its junction with the Bannatyne-Small Ridge Plantation Road; thence in a northerly, westerly, then northerly direction along the middle of the plantation road to its junction with the St. Davids-Edeys-Ridge Road; thence in an easterly direction along the middle of the St. Davids-Edeys-Ridge Road to its junction with the Ridge-Lower Greys Road; thence in a northerly direction along the middle of the Ridge-Lower Greys Road to its junction with Highway 5 (Windsor-Bridgetown Road); thence in an easterly direction along the middle of the Windsor-Bridgetown Road to its junction with the Edgecumbe-Ebenezer Road; thence in a northerly direction along the middle of the Edgecumbe-Ebenezer Road to its junction with a pathway leading from Edgecumbe to Highway 4B (the Frenches-Chapel Road); thence in an easterly direction along the middle of Highway 4B to the point which it crosses the gully running to Woodland; thence in a north westerly direction along the gully to a point which is marked by a monument (B.12); thence continuing in a north westerly direction along the gully to the centre of the culvert on Highway 4 (the Woodland-Kendal Road); thence in a westerly direction along the middle of Highway 4 to its junction with the Woodland-Four Roads Road; thence in a northerly direction along the middle of the Woodland-Four Roads Road to its junction with the Todds-Ellesmere Road; thence in a westerly direction along the middle of the Todds-Ellesmere Road to its junction with the Ellesmere-St. Judes-Newbury Road; thence along the middle of the St. Judes-Newbury Road to its junction with Highway X; thence in a southerly direction along Highway X to its junction with the Workmans-Retreat Road; thence in an easterly direction along the middle of the Workmans-Retreat Road to its junction with the Jordans-Free Hill Road; thence in a southerly direction along the middle of the Jordans-Free Hill Road to its junction with the St. George’s Church-Buttals Road; thence in a south easterly direction along the middle of the St. George’s Church-Buttals Road to its junction with Highway 4 at the Turnpike (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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