Walsall South


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Bruce George Labour 20,57459.0%
Mike Bird Conservative 10,64330.5%
Bill Tomlinson LibDem 2,3656.8%
Derek Bennett UKIP 9742.8%
Peter Smith Socialist Alliance 3431.0%

Electorate 62,626; Turnout 55.7%; Majority 9,931 (28.5%)

Swing: 1.1% to Lab from Con; Declared: 2.22am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour hold
B George Labour 25,024 57.87%
L Leek Conservative 13,712 31.71%
H Harris LibDem 2,698 6.24%
T Dent Referendum 1,662 3.84%
L Meads Natural Law 149 0.35%

Electorate: 64,221; Turnout: 67.34%; Lab majority 11,312 (26.16%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 9.90%


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