NORTH NORFOLK


General Election result, June 2001

Liberal Democrat gain
Norman Lamb LibDem 23,97842.7%
David Prior Conservative 23,49541.8%
Mike Gates Labour 7,49013.3%
Mike Sheridan Green 6491.2%
Paul Simison UKIP 6081.1%

Electorate 80,061; Turnout 70.2%; Majority 483 (0.9%)

Swing: 1.5% to LibDem from Con; Declared: 5.05am


General Election result, May 1997

Conservative hold
D Prior Conservative 21,456 36.48%
N Lamb LibDem 20,163 34.28%
M Cullingham Labour 14,736 25.06%
J Allen Referendum 2,458 4.18%

Electorate: 77,365; Turnout: 76.02%; Con majority 1,293 (2.20%)

Swing from Con to LibD of 9.50%


GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS SINCE 1959:

1959 48,756 79.8%
     E.G. Gooch          Labour  19,784 50.8%
     F.H. Easton NL/Conservative 19,126 49.2%
           658 1.6% 
[Seat vacant at dissolution]

1964 48,488 79.7%
     B. Hazell        Labour  19,360 50.1%
     F.H. Easton Conservative 19,307 49.9% 
          53 0.2%

1966 49,106 83.2%
     B. Hazell        Labour  20,796 50.9%
     R.F. Howell Conservative 20,059 49.1%
           737 1.8%

1970 55,349 80.4%
     R.F. Howell Conservative 24,587 55.3%
     B. Hazell Labour         19,903 44.7%
          4,684 10.6%

1974Feb 89,873 83.4%
     Howell, Ralph F. Conservative 35,684 47.6%
     Mason, D.M.           Labour  21,395 28.6%
     Moore, R.G.          Liberal  17,583 23.8%
           14,289 19.0%

1974Oct 90,507 76.5% 
     Howell, Ralph F. Conservative 33,312 48.1%
     Mason, D.M.           Labour  22,191 32.0%
     Moore, R.G.          Liberal  13,776 19.9%
 	 11,121 16.1%

1979 98,135 78.7%
     Howell, R.F.  Conservative   43,952 56.9%
     Dimmick, R.S.        Labour  22,126 28.6%
     Collings, G.R.      Liberal  10,643 13.8%
     Sizeland, A.C.R. National Front 548  0.7%
	 21,826 28.3%
NB:Boundary Changes

1983
     Howell, Ralph   Conservative 26,230 54.0%
     Elworthy, J.P.  SDP          13,007 26.8%
     Barber, E.A.    Labour        9,317 19.2%
           13,223 27.2%

1987
     Howell, Ralph Conservative 28,822 53.3%
     Anthony, N.R.         SDP  13,512 25.0%
     Earle, A.          Labour  10,765 19.9%
     Filgate, M.G.    Green Party  960  1.8%
           15,310 28.3%

1992 
     Howell, Ralph Conservative 28,810 48.2%
     Lamb, N.P.        Lib Dem  16,365 27.4%
     Cullingham, M.A.   Labour  13,850 23.2%
     Zelter, A.C.     Green Party  559  0.9%
     S.M. Jackson, S.M.      NLP   167  0.3%
           12,445 20.8%

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