Leicester South


By-election, 15th July 2004

LibDem gain
Parmjit Singh GillLibDem10,27434.94%
Peter SoulsbyLabour8,62029.31%
Christopher Heaton-HarrisConservative5,79619.71%
Yvonne RidleyRespect - The Unity Coalition3,72412.66%
David RobertsSocialist Labour2630.89%
RU SeeriousOfficial Monster Raving Loony2250.77%
Patrick KennedyInd2040.69%
Paul LordInd1860.63%
Mark BensonInd550.19%
Jiten BardwajInd 360.12%
Alan BarrettInd250.09%

Electorate 70,927; Turnout 41.46%; Majority 1,654 (5.62%)

Swing: 21.47 to LibDem from Lab%


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Jim Marshall Labour 22,95854.5%
Richard Hoile Conservative 9,71523.1%
Parmjit Gill LibDem 7,24317.2%
Margaret Layton Green 1,2172.9%
Arnold Gardner Socialist Labour 6761.6%
Kirti Ladwa UKIP 3330.8%

Electorate 72,674; Turnout 58.0%; Majority 13,243 (31.4%)

Swing: 1.4% to Con from Lab; Declared: 2.28am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour hold
J Marshall Labour 27,914 58.02%
C Heaton-Harris Conservative 11,421 23.74%
B Coles LibDem 6,654 13.83%
J Hancock Referendum 1,184 2.46%
J Dooher Socialist Labour 634 1.32%
K Sills National Democrat 307 0.64%

Electorate: 72,583; Turnout: 66.29%; Lab majority 16,493 (34.28%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 8.30%


GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS SINCE 1983:

LEICESTER, SOUTH
1983  73,573 72.3
                        D.H. Spencer     C  21,424 40.3
		       *J. Marshall    Lab  21,417 40.3
			R.C. Renold       L  9,410 17.7
			C.J. Davies       EP   495* 0.9
			C. Pickard        BNP  280* 0.5
			D.P. Roberts     Wk P  161* 0.3
							maj.  7 0.0
1987  73,236 77.0
                        J. Marshall    Lab  24,901 44.2
			D.H. Spencer     C  23,024 40.8
			R.H. Pritchard    L  7,773 13.8
			B. Fewster        GP   390* 0.7
			M.M. Mayat     Ind Lab 192* 0.3
			Ms. R.F. Manners  WRP   96* 0.2
							maj.  1,877 3.4
1992  71,120 75.1
                        J. Marshall       Lab  27,934 52.3
			Dr. M. Dutt         C  18,494 34.6
			Mrs. A. Crumbie   L Dem 6,271 11.8
			J. McWhirter         GP   554* 1.0
			Ms. P.A. Saunders    NLP  154* 0.3
							maj.  9,440 17.7

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