Oldham East & Saddleworth


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Phill Woolas Labour 17,53738.6%
Howard Sykes LibDem 14,81132.6%
Craig Heeley Conservative 7,30416.1%
Mick Treacy BNP 5,09111.2%
Barbara Little UKIP 6771.5%

Electorate 74,511; Turnout 61.0%; Majority 2,726 (6.0%)

Swing: 0.1% to LibDem from Lab; Declared: 1.22am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour gain
P Woolas Labour 22,546 41.67%
C Davies LibDem 19,157 35.41%
J Hudson Conservative 10,666 19.72%
D Findley Referendum 1,116 2.06%
J Smith Socialist Labour 470 0.87%
I Dalling Natural Law 146 0.27%

Electorate: 73,189; Turnout: 73.92%; Lab majority 3,389 (6.26%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 13.60%


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