Foyle


General Election result, June 2001

SDLP hold
John Hume SDLP 24,53850.2%
Mitchel McLaughlin Sinn Fein 12,98826.6%
William Hay Democratic Unionist 7,41415.2%
Andrew Davidson Ulster Unionist 3,3606.9%
Colm Cavanagh Alliance Party 5791.2%

Electorate 70,943; Turnout 68.9%; Majority 11,550 (23.6%)

Swing: 2.5% to SF from SDLP; Declared: 6.29pm


General Election result, May 1997

SDLP hold
J Hume SDLP 25,109 52.51%
M McLaughlin Sinn Fein 11,445 23.94%
W Hay Democratic Unionist10,290 21.52%
E Bell Alliance Party817 1.71%
D Brennan Natural Law154 0.32%

Electorate: 67,905; Turnout: 70.42%; SDLP majority 13,664 (28.58%)

Swing from SDLP to Sinn Fein of 4.00%


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