Edinburgh Central


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Alistair Darling Labour 14,49542.1%
Andrew Myles LibDem 6,35318.5%
Alastair Orr Conservative 5,64316.4%
Ian McKee SNP 4,83214.1%
Graeme Farmer Green 1,8095.3%
Kevin Williamson Scottish Socialist 1,2583.7%

Electorate 66,089; Turnout 52.0%; Majority 8,142 (23.7%)

Swing: 5.2% to LibDem from Lab; Declared: 3.58am


General Election result, May 1997

Lab hold
A Darling Labour20,125 47.09%
M Scott-Hayward Conservative9,055 21.19%
F Hyslop SNP 6,750 15.80%
K Utting LibDem5,605 13.12%
L Hendry Green607 1.42%
A Skinner Referendum495 1.16%
M Benson Ind 98 0.23%

Electorate: 63,969; Turnout: 66.81%; Lab majority 11,070 (25.90%)

Swing from Con to Lab of 8.40%


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