Yorkshire East


General Election result, June 2001

Conservative hold
Greg Knight Conservative 19,86145.9%
Tracey Simpson-Laing Labour 15,17935.0%
Mary-Rose Hardy LibDem 6,30014.5%
Trevor Pearson UKIP 1,6613.8%
Paul Dessoy Ind 3130.7%

Electorate 72,052; Turnout 60.1%; Majority 4,682 (10.8%)

Swing: 2.0% to Con from Lab; Declared: 2.58am


General Election result, May 1997

Conservative hold
J Townend Conservative 20,904 42.69%
I Male Labour 17,567 35.87%
D Leadley LibDem 9,070 18.52%
R Allerston Ind 1,049 2.14%
M Cooper National Democrat 381 0.78%

Electorate: 69,482; Turnout: 70.48%; Con majority 3,337 (6.81%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 8.70%


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