South Shields


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
David Miliband Labour 19,23063.2%
Joanna Gardner Conservative 5,14016.9%
Marshall Grainger LibDem 5,12716.8%
Alan Hardy UKIP 6892.3%
Roger Nettleship Ind 2620.9%

Electorate 61,285; Turnout 49.7%; Majority 14,090 (46.3%)

Swing: 5.3% to Con from Lab; Declared: 12.46am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour hold
D Clark Labour 27,834 71.41%
M Hoban Conservative 5,681 14.58%
D Ord LibDem 3,429 8.80%
A Lorraine Referendum 1,660 4.26%
I Wilburn Ind 374 0.96%

Electorate: 62,324; Turnout: 62.54%; Lab majority 22,153 (56.84%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 11.20%


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