Ashton-under-Lyne


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
David Heyes Labour 22,34062.5%
Tim Charlesworth Conservative 6,82219.1%
Kate Fletcher LibDem 4,23711.8%
Roger Woods BNP 1,6174.5%
Nigel Rolland Green 7482.1%

Electorate 72,820; Turnout 49.1%; Majority 15,518 (43.4%)

Swing: 2.6% to Con from Lab; Declared: 12.25am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour hold.
R Sheldon Labour 31,919 67.51%
R Mayson Conservative 8,954 18.94%
T Pickstone LibDem 4,603 9.74%
L Clapham Referendum 1,346 2.85%
P Cymbal Loony 458 0.97%

Electorate: 72,308; Turnout: 65.39%; Lab majority 22,965 (48.57%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 10.20%


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