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Ahead of the general election on 8 June, find out which constituency you live in, and which MP represented your area at the end of the 2015-2017 Parliament.
General elections explained, for 11-18 year olds:
Before 1918 no women were allowed to vote in parliamentary elections. Discover how the right to vote was extended to different sectors of society over the years.