South Derbyshire


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Mark Todd Labour 26,33850.7%
James Hakewill Conservative 18,48735.6%
Russell Eagling LibDem 5,23310.1%
John Blunt UKIP 1,0742.1%
Paul Liversuch Socialist Labour 5641.1%
James Taylor Ind 2490.5%

Electorate 81,217; Turnout 64.0%; Majority 7,851 (15.1%)

Swing: 4.0% to Con from Lab; Declared: 5.54am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour gain
M Todd Labour 32,709 54.55%
E Currie Conservative 18,742 31.25%
R Renold LibDem 5,408 9.02%
R North Referendum 2,491 4.15%
I Crompton UKIP 617 1.03%

Electorate: 76,672; Turnout: 78.21%; Lab majority 13,967 (23.29%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 13.20%


MPs since 1945

 
1945-70 George Brown  Labour
1970-74 Geoffrey Stewart-Smith Conservative
1974-79 Roderick Macfarquhar Labour
1979-83 Sheila Faith  Conservative
1983-  Edwina Currie   Conservative

Election Results since 1983:

1983 75,391 78.5 Currie, E.   Conservative 25,909 43.8%
    Kent, P.A.   Labour  17,296 29.2%
    MacFarquhar, R.L. S.D.P.  15,959 27.0%
           8,613 14.6%
1987 80,045 81.3 Currie, E.   Conservative 31,927 49.1%
    Whitby, J.D.  Labour  21,616 33.2%
    Edgar, J.  S.D.P.  11,509 17.7%
          10,311 15.9%
1992 83,104 84.7 Currie, E.   Conservative 34,266 48.7%
    Todd, M.W.   Labour  29,608 42.0%
    Brass, D.J.  Lib Dem  6,236 8.9%
    Mercer, T.W.  N.L.P.   291 0.4%
           4,658 6.7%


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