East Lothian


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Anne Picking Labour 17,40747.2%
Hamish Mair Conservative 6,57717.8%
Judy Hayman LibDem 6,50617.6%
Hilary Brown SNP 5,38114.6%
Derrick White Scottish Socialist 6241.7%
James Herriot Socialist Labour 3761.0%

Electorate 58,987; Turnout 62.5%; Majority 10,830 (29.4%)

Swing: 1.7% to Con from Lab; Declared: 3.43pm


General Election result, May 1997

Lab hold
J Home Robertson Labour22,881 52.68%
M Fraser Conservative8,660 19.94%
D McCarthy SNP 6,825 15.71%
A MacAskill LibDem4,575 10.53%
N Nash Referendum491 1.13%

Electorate: 57,988; Turnout: 74.90%; Lab majority 14,221 (32.74%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 8.70%


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