Lewes


General Election result, June 2001

Liberal Democrat hold
Norman Baker LibDem 25,58856.3%
Simon Sinnatt Conservative 15,87834.9%
Paul Richards Labour 3,3177.3%
John Harvey UKIP 6501.4%

Electorate 66,332; Turnout 68.5%; Majority 9,710 (21.4%)

Swing: 9.4% to LibDem from Con; Declared: 5.04am


General Election result, May 1997

LibDem gain
N Baker LibDem 21,250 43.22%
T Rathbone Conservative 19,950 40.57%
M Patton Labour 5,232 10.64%
L Butler Referendum 2,481 5.05%
J Harvey UKIP 256 0.52%

Electorate: 64,340; Turnout: 76.42%; LibD majority 1,300 (2.64%)

Swing from Con to LibD of 7.40%


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