Don Valley


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Caroline Flint Labour 20,00954.6%
James Browne Conservative 10,48928.6%
Philip Smith LibDem 4,08911.2%
Terry Wilde Ind 8002.2%
David Cooper UKIP 7772.1%
Nigel Ball Socialist Labour 4661.3%

Electorate 66,787; Turnout 54.9%; Majority 9,520 (26.0%)

Swing: 3.9% to Con from Lab; Declared: 2.56am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour hold
C Flint Labour25,376 58.26%
C Gledhill Conservative 10,717 24.61%
P Johnston LibDem 4,238 9.73%
P Davies Referendum 1,379 3.17%
N Ball Socialist Labour 1,024 2.35%
S Platt Green 493 1.13%
C Johnson ProLife 330 0.76%

Electorate: 65,643; Turnout: 66.35%; Lab majority 14,659 (33.66%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 9.90%


Election Results since 1950

1950 57,736 88.0% Rt Hon W. Paling Labour   40,420 79.6%
    Mrs A.L.G. Dower NL+Conservative 10,365 20.4%
          30,055 59.2%
1951 58,204 85.9% Rt Hon W. Paling Labour   39,782 79.6%
    J. Sizer  Conservative  10,197 20.4%
							 29,585 59.2%
1955 58,473 80.6% Rt Hon W. Paling Labour   36,718 77.9%
    Hon R.D.G. Winn  Conservative  10,402 22.1%
							 26,316 55.8%
1959 59,444 84.6% E. Wainwright  Labour   39,088 77.7%
    D.S.W. Blacker Conservative  11,205 22.3%
          27,883 55.4%
1964 59,617 79.1% E. Wainwright  Labour   38,101 80.8%
    B. Bligh  Conservative 9,069 19.2%
							 29,032 61.6%
1966 58,739 76.7% E. Wainwright  Labour   36,735 81.6%
    J.W. Roberts  Conservative 6,121 13.6%
    P. Hargreaves  Independent  2,170 4.8%
 							 30,614 68.0%
1970 62,935 71.9% E. Wainwright  Labour   33,966 75.1%
    A.B. Cowl   Conservative 6,848 15.1%
    P. Hargreaves  Liberal   4,426 9.8%
							 27,118 60.0%

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