Tyneside North


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Stephen Byers Labour 26,12769.5%
Mark Ruffell Conservative 5,45914.6%
Simon Reed LibDem 4,64912.4%
Alan Taylor UKIP 7702.1%
Pete Burnett Socialist Alliance 3240.9%
Kenneth Capstick Socialist Labour 2400.6%

Electorate 64,914; Turnout 57.7%; Majority 20,668 (54.9%)

Swing: 2.0% to Con from Lab; Declared: 2.26am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour hold
S Byers Labour 32,810 72.72%
M McIntyre Conservative 6,167 13.67%
T Mulvenna LibDem 4,762 10.55%
M Rollings Referendum 1,382 3.06%

Electorate: 66,449; Turnout: 67.90%; Lab majority 26,643 (59.05%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 12.10%


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