Rochdale


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Lorna Fitzsimons Labour 19,40649.2%
Paul Rowen LibDem 13,75134.9%
Elaina Cohen Conservative 5,27413.4%
Nick Harvey Green 7281.8%
Mohammed Salim Ind 2530.6%

Electorate 69,506; Turnout 56.7%; Majority 5,655 (14.3%)

Swing: 2.5% to Lab from LibDem; Declared: 1.12am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour gain
L Fitzsimons Labour 23,758 49.41%
L Lynne LibDem 19,213 39.96%
M Turnberg Conservative 4,237 8.81%
G Bergin BNP 653 1.36%
M Salim Ind 221 0.46%

Electorate: 68,723; Turnout: 69.97%; Lab majority 4,545 (9.45%)

Swing from LibD to Lab of 4.80%


Election Results since 1979:

1979 66,841 73.7
    Smith, Cyril     Liberal  22,172 45.0%
    Connell, J.       Labour  16,878 34.3%
    Picton, I.S.  Conservative 9,494 19.3%
    Merrick, J.       Nat Front  690  1.4%
	  5,294 10.7%

1983 66,976 70.8
    Smith, Cyril     Liberal  21,858 46.1%
    Broon, V.E.       Labour  14,271 30.1%
    Fearn, A.D.  Conservative 10,616 22.4%
    Barker, P.        Nat Front  463  1.0%
    Courtney, P.B.   Independent 204  0.4%
          7,587 16.0%

1987 68,703 74.6
    Smith, Cyril     Liberal  22,245 43.4%
    Williams, A.D.    Labour  19,466 38.0%
    Condie, C.W.  Conservative 9,561 18.6%
          2,779 5.4%

1992 69,522 76.5
    Lynne, Elizabeth  Liberal Dem 22,776 42.8%
    Williams, A.D.        Labour  20,937 39.4%
    Goldie-Scot, D.J. Conservative 8,626 16.2%
    Henderson, K.     Brit.Nation.P. 620  1.2%
    Lucker, V.J.      Natural.Law.P. 211  0.4%
          1,839 3.4%

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