Bishop Auckland


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Derek Foster Labour 22,68058.8%
Fiona McNish Conservative 8,75422.7%
Chris Foote Wood LibDem 6,07315.7%
Carl Bennett Green 1,0522.7%

Electorate 67,368; Turnout 57.2%; Majority 13,926 (36.1%)

Swing: 4.8% to Con from Lab; Declared: 1.43am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour hold
D Foster Labour 30,359 65.93%
J Fergus Conservative 9,295 20.18%
L Ashworth LibDem 4,293 9.32%
D Blacker Referendum 2,104 4.57%

Electorate: 67,294; Turnout: 68.43%; Lab majority 21,064 (45.74%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 15.50%


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