Wells


General Election result, June 2001

Conservative hold
David Heathcoat-Amory Conservative 22,46243.8%
Graham Oakes LibDem 19,66638.3%
Andy Merryfield Labour 7,91515.4%
Steve Reed UKIP 1,1042.2%
Colin Bex Wessex Region 1670.3%

Electorate 74,189; Turnout 69.2%; Majority 2,796 (5.4%)

Swing: 2.3% to Con from LibDem; Declared: 3.14am


General Election result, May 1997

Conservative hold
D Heathcoat-Amory Conservative 22,208 39.39%
P Gold LibDem 21,680 38.45%
M Eavis Labour 10,204 18.10%
P Phelps Referendum 2,196 3.90%
L Royse Natural Law 92 0.16%

Electorate: 72,426; Turnout: 77.85%; Con majority 528 (0.94%)


1983  
  Heathcoat-Amory,D     Conservative  25,385   52.6%
  Butt-Philip,AAS	Lib           18,810   39.0%
  Leigh, AM		Labour         3,747    7.8%
  Livings,GE	Ind			 273	0.6%
  
	Maj = 6,575 13.6%

1987 
David Heathcoat-Amory,     Con   28,624	53.52%
Alan Butt-Philip        L./All   20,083	37.55%
PE James   Labour	          4,637  8.67%
JS Fish		           Ind      134  0.25%
Total	 53478
Con majority 	 8541 	15.97%
Con win

1992
David Heathcoat-Amory, 	Con	 	28620	49.55%
Temperley H 		Lib. Dem	21971	38.03%
Pilgrim J 		Labour		 6126	10.60%
Fenner MR		Green		 1042	 1.80%
Total	 57759
Con majority 	 6649 	11.51%
Con hold

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