Hastings & Rye


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Michael Foster Labour 19,40247.1%
Mark Coote Conservative 15,09436.6%
Graem Peters LibDem 4,26610.3%
Alan Coomber UKIP 9112.2%
Sally Phillips Green 7211.7%
Gillian Bargery Ind 4861.2%
John Ord-Clarke Raving Loony 1980.5%
Brett McLean Rock Loony 1400.3%

Electorate 70,734; Turnout 58.3%; Majority 4,308 (10.5%)

Swing: 2.6% to Lab from Con; Declared: 3.02am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour gain
M Foster Labour 16,867 34.37%
J Lait Conservative 14,307 29.16%
M Palmer LibDem 13,717 27.96%
C McGovern Referendum 2,511 5.12%
J Amstad Liberal 1,046 2.13%
W Andrews UKIP 472 0.96%
D Tiverton Loony 149 0.30%

Electorate: 70,388; Turnout: 69.71%; Lab majority 2,560 (5.22%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 18.50%


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