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General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Margaret Hodge Labour 15,30260.9%
Mike Weatherley Conservative 5,76823.0%
Anura Keppetipola LibDem 2,4509.8%
Mark Tolman BNP 1,6066.4%

Electorate 55,229; Turnout 45.5%; Majority 9,534 (37.9%)

Swing: 5.1% to Con from Lab; Declared: 1.17am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour hold
M Hodge Labour 21,698 65.82%
K Langford Conservative 5,802 17.60%
M Marsh LibDem 3,128 9.49%
C Taylor Referendum 1,283 3.89%
M Tolman BNP 894 2.70%
D Mearns ProLife 159 0.48%

Electorate: 53,458; Turnout: 61.66%; Lab majority 15,896 (48.22%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 14.90%



1950 54,627 83.6% Dr. S. Hastings Labour  30,299 66.3%

    K.E.B. Glenny  Conservative 10,269 22.5%

    C.H. Willcock  Liberal  5,109 11.2%

							20,030 43.8%

1951 55,219 81.9% Dr. S. Hastings Labour  30,486 67.4%

    M.T.B. Underhill Conservative 11,340 25.1%

    N.H. Cork  Liberal  3,387 7.5%

          19,146 42.4%

1955 53,314 73.5% Dr. S. Hastings Labour  27,129 69.2%

    B. Massey  Conservative 12,082 30.8%

							15,047 38.4%  

1959 51,654 78.5% T.E.N. Driberg Labour  23,454 57.9%

    K.F. Dribben Conservative 11,454 28.2%

		  D.E. Evans  Liberal  5,648 13.9%

							12,000 29.7%

1964 50,326 73.2% T.E.N. Driberg Labour  23,055 62.7%

    G.C. Waterer Conservative 8,296 22.5%

    N.H. Donohue Liberal  5,463 14.8%

							14,759 40.2%

1966 48,281 72.0% T.E.N. Driberg Labour  22,994 66.2%

    G.E. Pattie  Conservative 7,584 21.8%

    J.T. Silvey  Liberal  4,181 12.0%

   						15,410 44.4%

1970 49,317 61.7% T.E.N. Driberg Labour  21,097 69.4%

    G.E. Pattie  Conservative 9,309 30.6%

							11,787 38.8%

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