Reading West


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Martin Salter Labour 22,30053.1%
Stephen Reid Conservative 13,45132.0%
Polly Martin LibDem 5,38712.8%
David Black UKIP 8482.0%

Electorate 71,089; Turnout 59.1%; Majority 8,849 (21.1%)

Swing: 7.4% to Lab from Con; Declared: 4.13am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour gain
M Salter Labour 21,841 45.14%
N Bennett Conservative 18,844 38.94%
D Tomlin LibDem 6,153 12.72%
S Brown Referendum 976 2.02%
I Dell BNP 320 0.66%
D Black UKIP 255 0.53%

Electorate: 69,073; Turnout: 70.06%; Lab majority 2,997 (6.19%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 15.00%


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