RUSHCLIFFE


General Election result, June 2001

Conservative hold
Ken Clarke Conservative 25,86947.5%
Paul Fallon Labour 18,51234.0%
Jeremy Hargreaves LibDem 7,39513.6%
Ken Browne UKIP 1,4342.6%
Ashley Baxter Green 1,2362.3%

Electorate 81,847; Turnout 66.5%; Majority 7,357 (13.5%)

Swing: 2.7% to Con from Lab; Declared: 4.32am


General Election result, May 1997

Conservative hold
K Clarke Conservative 27,558 44.37%
J Pettitt Labour 22,503 36.23%
S Boote LibDem 8,851 14.25%
S Chadd Referendum 2,682 4.32%
J Moore UKIP 403 0.65%
A Miszewska Natural Law 115 0.19%

Electorate: 78,849; Turnout: 78.77%; Con majority 5,055 (8.14%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 11.50%


General Election reults since 1983:
1983
Electorate 70,333 Turn out 76.9%

  Clarke, Ken Conservative  33,253 61.5%
  Hamilton, J     Liberal   13,033 24.1%
  Coaker, V         Labour   7,290 13.5%
  Pook, M       Ecology Party  518  0.9%
        maj = 20,220 37.4%

1987
Electorate 72,797 Turn out 80.0%

  Clarke, Ken Conservative  34,214 58.8%
  George, L          SDP    13,375 23.0%
  Tipping, Paddy    Labour   9,631 16.5%
  Wright, H       Green Party  991  1.7%
        maj = 20,839 35.8%

1992
Electorate 76,284 Turn out 83.0%

  Clarke, Ken   Conservative  34,448 54.4%
  Chewings,D         Labour   14,682 23.2%
  Wood, A         Liberal Dem 12,660 20.0%
  Anthony, S         Green Party  775 1.2%
  Maelor-Jones, Ind Conservative  611 1.0%
  Richards, D  Natural Law Party  150 0.2%
        maj = 19,766 31.2%

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