Newcastle upon Tyne Central


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Jim Cousins Labour 19,16955.0%
Stephen Psallidas LibDem 7,56421.7%
Aidan Ruff Conservative 7,41421.3%
Gordon Potts Socialist Labour 7232.1%

Electorate 67,970; Turnout 51.3%; Majority 11,605 (33.3%)

Swing: 5.5% to LibDem from Lab; Declared: 1.19am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour hold
J Cousins Labour 27,272 59.17%
B Newmark Conservative 10,792 23.42%
R Berry LibDem 6,911 15.00%
C Coxon Referendum 1,113 2.42%

Electorate: 69,926; Turnout: 65.91%; Lab majority 16,480 (35.76%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 9.80%


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