Blackburn


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Jack Straw Labour 21,80853.9%
John Cotton Conservative 12,55931.0%
Imtiaz Patel LibDem 3,2648.1%
Dorothy Baxter UKIP 1,1852.9%
Paul Morris Ind 5771.4%
Terry Cullen Socialist Labour 5591.4%
Jim Nichol Socialist Alliance 5321.3%

Electorate 72,611; Turnout 55.5%; Majority 9,249 (23.0%)

Swing: 3.8% to Con from Lab; Declared: 2.43am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour hold
J Straw Labour 26,141 55.03%
S Sidhu Conservative 11,696 24.62%
S Fenn LibDem 4,990 10.51%
D Bradshaw Referendum 1,892 3.98%
T Wingfield National Democrat 671 1.41%
H Drummond Socialist Labour 635 1.34%
R Field Green 608 1.28%
M Carmichael-Grim Ind 506 1.07%
W Batchelor Ind Democrat 362 0.76%

Electorate: 73,132; Turnout: 64.95%; Lab majority 14,445 (30.41%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 9.70%


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