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St. Michael East
2018 CANDIDATES
 BLP
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Trevor A.
PRESCOD*
Barbados Labour
Party
 DLP
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Nicholas
ALLEYNE
Democratic Labour
Party
 SB
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Betty
HOWELL
Solutions
Barbados
   
 UPP
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Paul A.
FORTE
United Progressive
Party
 BIM/CUP
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Catherine
YARDE
Barbados Integrity
Movement
 IND
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Rosie
DAISLEY
Independent
Candidate
   
CONSTITUENCY SNAPSHOT  
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Barbados Community College, St. Michael, Barbados
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BACKGROUND
The constituency of St. Michael East was created and first contested in 1981.
Year of creation 1981
Polling Divisions 12
Registered Electors (2013) 7,971
Voter Turnout (2013) 60.17%
   
Incumbent Trevor PRESCOD (BLP)
2013 RESULTS
Candidate Party Votes %
  PRESCOD, T. winner BLP 2,452 51.24%
   
  BEST, K. DLP 2,333 48.76%
   
ELECTED REPRESENTATIVES  
Year   Winner Party % Votes Notes
1981   Donald G. BLACKMAN Barbados Labour Party 55.85% First time seat contested
1986   Donald G. BLACKMAN Democratic Labour Party 75.05% DLP gain
1991   Joseph O. TUDOR Democratic Labour Party 67.82% DLP hold
1994   Joseph O. TUDOR Democratic Labour Party 50.83% DLP hold
1999   Trevor A. PRESCOD Barbados Labour Party 58.10% BLP gain
2003   Trevor A. PRESCOD Barbados Labour Party 57.06% BLP hold
2008   Kenneth S. BEST Democratic Labour Party 56.16% DLP gain
2013   Trevor A. PRESCOD Barbados Labour Party 51.24% BLP gain
VOTING TRENDS  
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CONSTITUENCY TIMELINE  
Thursday
21 Feb 2013
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
TREVOR A. PRESCOD winner BLP 2,452 51.24%
Kenneth S. Best DLP 2,333 48.76%
Tuesday
15 Jan 2008
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
KENNETH S. BEST winner DLP 2,639 56.16%
Trevor A. Prescod BLP 2,060 43.84%
Wednesday
21 May 2003
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
TREVOR A. PRESCOD winner BLP 2,417 57.06%
Kenneth S. Best DLP 1,819 42.94%
Wednesday
20 Jan 1999
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
TREVOR A. PRESCOD winner BLP 2,465 58.10%
Joseph O. Tudor DLP 1,778 41.90%
Tuesday
6 Sep 1994
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
JOSEPH O. TUDOR winner DLP 2,101 50.83%
Jessica C. Odie BLP 1,230 29.76%
Trevor A. Prescod NDP 802 19.40%
Tuesday
22 Jan 1991
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
JOSEPH O. TUDOR  winner DLP 2,752 67.82%
Hugh D. Harper  BLP  953 23.48%
Grenvllle S. Barrow NDP 353 8.70%
Friday
28 Mar 1986
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
DONALD G. BLACKMAN winner DLP 3,469 75.05%
John A.R. Lynch BLP 1,153 24.95%
Thursday
18 Jun 1981
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Candidate Party Total Votes % votes
DONALD G. BLACKMAN winner BLP 2,345 55.85%
Ramases Caddle DBP 1,854 44.15%
POLLING STATIONS (2018)  
Polling Division Areas
QA1 Belmont Primary School
QB1 Belmont Primary School
QB2 Belmont Primary School
QC1 Grantley Prescod Primary School
QC2 Community College, Howells Cross Road
QC3 Community College, Howells Cross Road
QC4 Mapp Hill Seventh Day Adventist Chuch, Haggatt Hall
QD1 St. Giles Nursery School
QD2 St. Giles Nursery School
QE1 St. Giles Primary School
QE2 National Sports Council, Blenheim
QE3 Springer Memorial School
CONSTITUENCY BOUNDARIES
From the junction of Pine Plantation Road with the Pine East-West Boulevard in an easterly direction along the middle of the Pine East-West Boulevard to its junction with the Errol Barrow Highway; thence in a northerly direction along the Errol Barrow Highway to its junction with the “Bussa” Roundabout; thence in an easterly direction along Highway 5 (the Bridgetown-Mapp Hill Road) to its junction with Pasture Road; thence in a northerly direction along Pasture Road to its junction with Pasture Road-Haynes Hill Road; thence in an easterly direction along the Pasture Road-Haynes Hill Road to Haynes Hill; thence in a northerly direction along Haynes Hill to its junction with Monroe Road; thence in a westerly direction along the middle of Monroe Road to its junction with Roberts Road; thence in a northerly direction along the middle of Roberts Road to its junction with Highway 4 (the Bridgetown-Bulkeley Road); thence in a westerly direction along the middle of Highway 4 to its junction with Neils Plantation-Lower Estate Road; thence in a northerly direction along the middle of the Neils Plantation-Lower Estate Road to its junction with the Lower Estate-Belle Road; thence in a westerly direction along the middle of the Lower Estate-Belle Road to its junction with the Belle-Lears Road; thence in a northerly direction along the middle of the Belle-Lears Road to its junction with Highway 3 (the Waterford-Dayrells Hill Road); thence in a south westerly direction along the middle of Highway 3 to its junction with Waterford Cross Road; thence in a straight line drawn in the direction of the junction of Highway 4 with Belle Road; thence along this line to the point at which it is crossed by the watercourse running between the Belle Pumping Station and Bridge Road; thence in a southerly direction along the watercourse running between the Belle Pumping Station and Highway 4 terminating to the east of the Gas Station; thence in a westerly direction to its junction along the middle of Highway 4 to its junction with the Welches Road and Bridge Road; thence in a southerly direction along the middle of Welches Road to its junction with Pine Hill Road; thence in an easterly direction along the middle of Pine Hill Road to its junction with Pine Plantation Road; thence in a southerly direction along the middle of Pine Plantation Road to its junction with the Pine East-West Boulevard (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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