Penrith & The Border


General Election result, June 2001

Conservative hold
David MacLean Conservative 24,30254.9%
Geyve Walker LibDem 9,62521.8%
Michael Boaden Labour 8,17718.5%
Thomas Lowther UKIP 9382.1%
Mark Gibson Legalise cannabis 8702.0%
John Moffat Ind 3370.8%

Electorate 68,605; Turnout 64.5%; Majority 14,677 (33.2%)

Swing: 6.1% to Con from LibDem; Declared: 5.44am


General Election result, May 1997

Conservative hold
D Maclean Conservative 23,300 47.59%
G WalkerLibDem 13,067 26.69%
M Meling Labour 10,576 21.60%
C Pope Referendum 2,018 4.12%

Electorate: 66,496; Turnout: 73.63%; Con majority 10,233 (20.90%)

Swing from Con to LibD of 4.40%


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