Newport East


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Alan Howarth Labour 17,12054.7%
Ian Oakley Conservative 7,24623.2%
Alistair Cameron LibDem 4,39414.0%
Madoc Batcup Plaid Cymru 1,5194.9%
Liz Screen Socialist Labour 4201.3%
Neal Reynolds UKIP 4101.3%
Robert Griffiths Communist 1730.6%

Electorate 57,219; Turnout 54.7%; Majority 9,874 (31.6%)

Swing: 2.4% to Con from Lab; Declared: 2.21am


General Election result, May 1997

Lab hold
A Howarth Labour21,481 57.66%
D Evans Conservative7,958 21.36%
A Cameron LibDem3,880 10.41%
A Scargill Socialist Labour1,951 5.24%
G Davis Referendum1,267 3.40%
C Holland Plaid Cymru721 1.94%

Electorate: 50,676; Turnout: 73.52%; Lab majority 13,523 (36.30%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 6.30%


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