Preston


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Mark Hendrick Labour 20,54057.0%
Graham O'Hare Conservative 8,27223.0%
Bill Chadwick LibDem 4,74613.2%
Bilal Patel Ind 1,2413.4%
Richard Merrick Green 1,0192.8%
David Braid Ind 2230.6%

Electorate 73,309; Turnout 49.2%; Majority 12,268 (34.0%)

Swing: 2.4% to Con from Lab; Declared: 2.01am


By-election 23 November 2000

Labour hold
Mark HendrickLabour9,76545.71%
Graham O'HareConservative5,33924.99%
William ChadwickLibDem3,45416.17%
Terence CartwrightLancashire Socialist All.1,2105.66%
Gregory BeamanUKIP4582.14%
Richard MerrickGreen4412.06%
Peter GarrettPeople's All.4161.95%
Christian JacksonBNP2291.07%
David Franklin-BraidBattle of Britain510.24%

Electorate: ; Turnout: 29.39%; Labour majority 4,426


General Election result, May 1997

Labour hold
A Wise Labour 29,220 60.78%
P Gray Conservative 10,540 21.93%
W Chadwick LibDem 7,045 14.65%
J Porter Referendum 924 1.92%
J Ashforth Natural Law 345 0.72%

Electorate: 73,097; Turnout: 65.77%; Lab majority 18,680 (38.86%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 9.00%


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