Dumfries


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Russell Brown Labour 20,83048.9%
John Charteris Conservative 11,99628.2%
John Ross Scott LibDem 4,95511.6%
Gerry Fisher SNP 4,1039.6%
John Dennis Scottish Socialist 7021.6%

Electorate 63,571; Turnout 67.0%; Majority 8,834 (20.7%)

Swing: 0.6% to Lab from Con; Declared: 1.39am


General Election result, May 1997

Lab gain
R Brown Labour23,528 47.51%
S Stevenson Conservative13,885 28.04%
R Higgins SNP 5,977 12.07%
N Wallace LibDem5,487 11.08%
D Parker Referendum533 1.08%
E Hunter Natural Law117 0.24%

Electorate: 63,360; Turnout: 78.17%; Lab majority 9,643 (19.47%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 16.50%


arrow Back to MP's index 2001
arrow Back to MP's index 1997
Last Modified: 10/22/12