City of Chester


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Christine Russell Labour 21,76048.5%
David Jones Conservative 14,86633.1%
Tony Dawson LibDem 6,58914.7%
Allan Weddell UKIP 8992.0%
George Rogers Ind 7631.7%

Electorate 70,382; Turnout 63.8%; Majority 6,894 (15.4%)

Swing: 1.7% to Con from Lab; Declared: 3.40am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour gain
C Russell Labour 29,806 52.98%
G Brandreth Conservative 19,253 34.22%
D Simpson LibDem 5,353 9.52%
R Mullan Referendum 1,487 2.64%
I Sanderson Loony 204 0.36%
W Johnson Ind 154 0.27%

Electorate: 71,730; Turnout: 78.43%; Lab majority 10,553 (18.76%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 11.40%


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