Leigh


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Andrew Burnham Labour 22,78364.5%
Andrew Oxley Conservative 6,42118.2%
Ray Atkins LibDem 4,52412.8%
William Kelly Socialist Labour 8202.3%
Chris Best UKIP 7502.1%

Electorate 71,054; Turnout 49.7%; Majority 16,362 (46.4%)

Swing: 3.5% to Con from Lab; Declared: 12.35am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour hold
L Cunliffe Labour 31,652 68.93%
E Young Conservative 7,156 15.58%
P Hough LibDem 5,163 11.24%
R Constable Referendum 1,949 4.24%

Electorate: 69,908; Turnout: 65.69%; Lab majority 24,496 (53.35%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 10.70%


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