Oldham West & Royton


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Michael Meacher Labour 20,44151.2%
Duncan Reed Conservative 7,07617.7%
Nick Griffin BNP 6,55216.4%
Marc Ramsbottom LibDem 4,97512.4%
David Roney Green 9182.3%

Electorate 69,409; Turnout 57.6%; Majority 13,365 (33.4%)

Swing: 1.0% to Con from Lab; Declared: 1.23am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour hold
M Meacher Labour 26,894 58.80%
J Lord Conservative 10,693 23.38%
H Cohen LibDem 5,434 11.88%
G Choudhury Socialist Labour 1,311 2.87%
P Etherden Referendum 1,157 2.53%
S Dalling Natural Law 249 0.54%

Electorate: 69,203; Turnout: 66.09%; Lab majority 16,201 (35.42%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 12.20%


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