Conservative UK General Election 2001

Conservative marginals after the 2001 election

Listed in order of percentage majority

§ Indicates the sitting MP is not standing for re-election
u Indicates that a university or a significant part of one (e.g. a college campus) is situated in the constituency

ConstituencyMajorityMajority as
% of
Total Vote
Majority as
% of
Galloway & Upper Nithsdale74 0.21 0.14SNP67.446.8% to Con from SNP
Taunton235 0.43 0.29LibDem67.642.2% to Con from LibDem
Orpington269 0.53 0.34LibDem64.572.2% to LibDem from Con
Boston & Skegness515 1.28 0.74Labour58.290.1% to Lab from Con
Beverley & Holderness §781 1.68 1.04Labour62.050.3% to Lab from Con
Surrey South West §861 1.74 1.22LibDem70.271.5% to LibDem from Con
Bedfordshire South West776 1.77 1.10Labour62.060.8% to Con from Lab
Basingstoke §880 1.83 1.11Labour60.671.2% to Lab from Con
Castle Point985 2.48 1.45Labour58.382.4% to Con from Lab
10 Dorset West1414 2.85 1.98LibDem69.530.3% to LibDem from Con
11 Upminster1241 3.67 2.18Labour59.575.2% to Con from Lab
12 Haltemprice & Howden1903 4.33 2.85LibDem65.835.4% to LibDem from Con
13 Isle of Wight2826 4.45 2.71LibDem60.796.6% to Con from LibDem
14 Canterbury u2069 4.58 2.79Labour60.871.4% to Lab from Con
15 Eastbourne2154 4.81 2.87LibDem59.560.5% to Con from LibDem
16 Bury St Edmunds2503 4.98 3.29Labour66.002.2% to Con from Lab
17 Bosworth2280 5.05 3.26Labour64.441.6% to Con from Lab
18 Wells2796 5.45 3.77LibDem69.172.3% to Con from LibDem
19 Hexham2529 5.96 4.23Labour70.912.7% to Con from Lab
20 Uxbridge u2098 6.28 3.61Labour57.552.2% to Con from Lab
21 Chipping Barnet §2701 6.36 3.85Labour60.452.1% to Con from Lab
22 Brentwood & Ongar2821 6.48 4.36Ind67.311.0% to Con from Lab
23 Westmorland & Lonsdale3147 6.57 4.46LibDem67.821.2% to LibDem from Con
24 Gosport2621 6.59 3.76Labour57.153.2% to Lab from Con
25 Altrincham & Sale West2941 6.75 4.07Labour60.271.9% to Con from Lab
26 Norfolk North West3485 6.81 4.43Labour65.064.6% to Con from Lab
27 Wycombe3168 7.04 4.26Labour60.531.3% to Con from Lab
28 Totnes3597 7.30 4.96LibDem67.882.9% to Con from LibDem
29 Wiltshire North3878 7.32 4.93LibDem67.340.7% to Con from LibDem
30 Suffolk Central & Ipswich North3469 7.36 4.68Labour63.480.3% to Con from Lab
31 Maidenhead3284 7.58 4.70LibDem62.038.0% to LibDem from Con
32 Hertfordshire North East3444 7.71 5.01Labour64.970.9% to Con from Lab
33 Spelthorne3262 7.80 4.75Labour60.810.6% to Con from Lab
34 Dorset North3797 7.94 5.26LibDem66.291.4% to Con from LibDem
35 Old Bexley & Sidcup3345 7.94 4.93Labour62.110.5% to Con from Lab
36 Meriden3784 8.49 5.13Labour60.393.7% to Con from Lab
37 Suffolk Coastal4326 8.58 5.63Labour65.611.4% to Con from Lab
38 Mid Norfolk4562 8.68 5.91Labour68.103.2% to Con from Lab
39 Newark4073 9.02 5.73Labour63.537.4% to Con from Lab
40 New Forest East3829 9.08 5.74LibDem63.210.8% to LibDem from Con
41 Bournemouth East §3434 9.59 5.58LibDem58.190.2% to LibDem from Con
42 Grantham & Stamford4518 9.76 5.98Labour61.312.3% to Con from Lab
43 Aldridge-Brownhills3768 9.97 6.04Labour60.632.3% to Con from Lab
44 Suffolk West429510.12 6.12Labour60.523.2% to Con from Lab
45 Banbury521910.13 6.19Labour61.061.0% to Con from Lab
46 Faversham & Mid Kent418310.19 6.15Labour60.370.9% to Con from Lab
47 Eddisbury456810.29 6.60Labour64.163.9% to Con from Lab
48 Havant420710.40 5.99Labour57.561.4% to Con from Lab
49 Bridgwater498710.42 6.71LibDem64.423.6% to Con from LibDem
50 Westbury529410.46 6.96LibDem66.570.1% to LibDem from Con
51 Lichfield u442610.62 7.00Labour65.915.1% to Con from Lab
52 Yorkshire East468210.81 6.50Labour60.112.0% to Con from Lab
53 Beckenham495910.88 6.81Labour62.610.9% to Con from Lab
54 Billericay501310.99 6.38Labour58.074.2% to Con from Lab
55 Ryedale487511.11 7.29LibDem65.670.4% to Con from LibDem
56 Suffolk South508111.22 7.42Labour66.161.6% to Con from Lab
57 Tiverton & Honiton628411.26 7.79LibDem69.174.2% to Con from LibDem
58 Harborough525211.31 7.17LibDem63.340.5% to LibDem from Con
59 Wantage §560011.40 7.36Labour64.530.2% to Con from Lab
60 Hertsmere490211.81 7.12Labour60.282.9% to Con from Lab
61 Hertford & Stortford560311.88 7.39Labour62.240.4% to Lab from Con
62 Worcestershire West537411.99 8.05LibDem67.112.1% to Con from LibDem
63 Norfolk South689312.32 8.33LibDem67.620.2% to Con from LibDem
64 Folkestone & Hythe590712.88 8.25LibDem64.060.4% to Con from LibDem
65 Chelmsford West626113.01 8.02Labour61.660.6% to Lab from Con
66 Blaby620913.03 8.40Labour64.460.5% to Con from Lab
67 Stone603613.22 8.77Labour66.293.0% to Con from Lab
68 Cities of London & Westminster u449913.24 6.25Labour47.230.5% to Con from Lab
69 Cambridgeshire North East637313.26 7.98Labour60.152.0% to Con from Lab
70 Shropshire North624113.42 8.47Labour63.114.6% to Con from Lab
71 Rushcliffe735713.51 8.99Labour66.522.7% to Con from Lab
72 Bracknell671313.64 8.28Labour60.682.0% to Lab from Con
73 Wokingham599413.67 8.76LibDem64.082.5% to LibDem from Con
74 Bournemouth West471814.02 7.47Labour53.241.5% to Lab from Con
75 Worthing East & Shoreham613914.25 8.51Labour59.731.2% to Lab from Con
76 Aldershot656414.48 8.39LibDem57.911.2% to Con from LibDem
77 Bognor Regis & Littlehampton564314.48 8.43Labour58.250.6% to Lab from Con
78 Derbyshire West737014.57 9.87Labour67.773.0% to Con from Lab
79 Hitchin & Harpenden666314.83 9.92Labour66.861.0% to Con from Lab
80 Chingford & Woodford Green548714.84 8.67Labour58.471.0% to Con from Lab
81 Mid Sussex689815.05 9.77LibDem64.881.1% to Con from LibDem
82 Devon South West714415.2310.07Labour66.130.6% to Con from Lab
83 Ashford735915.35 9.59Labour62.502.8% to Con from Lab
84 Fareham700915.42 9.80Labour63.542.2% to Lab from Con
85 Woking675915.75 9.49LibDem60.222.3% to Con from LibDem
86 Macclesfield720015.79 9.85Labour62.340.1% to Lab from Con
87 Congleton713415.82 9.92Labour62.671.1% to Con from Lab
88 Thanet North665015.88 9.36Labour58.965.1% to Con from Lab
89 Essex North u718615.9910.04Labour62.772.6% to Con from Lab
90 Charnwood773916.0310.33Labour64.442.8% to Con from Lab
91 Witney797316.2010.69Labour65.951.9% to Con from Lab
92 Staffordshire South688116.31 9.84Labour60.290.5% to Con from Lab
93 Salisbury870316.5410.81LibDem65.322.9% to Con from libDem
94 Romford597716.74 9.98Labour59.619.2% to Con from Lab
95 Louth & Horncastle755416.9910.56Labour62.131.6% to Con from Lab
96 Daventry964917.0211.15Labour65.522.6% to Con from Lab
97 Devon East819517.1311.78LibDem68.791.4% to Con from LibDem
98 Mid Bedfordshire §u806617.2911.39Labour65.881.9% to Con from Lab
99 Hertfordshire South West §818117.3111.17Labour64.530.4% to Lab from Con
100 Cambridgeshire South East899017.3311.01LibDem63.540.2% to LibDem from Con
101 Cambridgeshire South840317.3811.66LibDem67.050.6% to Con from LibDem
102 Hampshire East889017.6811.36LibDem64.281.1% to LibDem from Con
103 Norfolk South West §936617.6911.16Labour63.116.7% to Con from Lab
104 Sleaford & North Hykeham862217.7011.49Labour64.914.0% to Con from Lab
105 Bromsgrove813817.8111.95Labour67.104.3% to Con from Lab
106 Woodspring879818.0412.39Labour68.662.8% to Lab from Con
107 Poole u716618.2711.09Labour60.691.1% to Lab from Con
108 Rutland & Melton861218.3011.75Labour64.230.8% to Con from Lab
109 Cambridgeshire North West §810118.4311.37Labour61.701.3% to Con from Lab
110 Rochford & Southend East §703418.78 9.91Labour52.754.9% to Con from Lab
111 Bedfordshire North East857718.9612.27Labour64.753.6% to Con from Lab
112 Henley845819.0512.24LibDem64.271.3% to LibDem from Con
113 Gainsborough807119.0712.25Labour64.252.4% to Con from Lab
114 Tewkesbury866319.1712.21Labour63.720.2% to Lab from Con
115 Maldon & Chelmsford East846219.1912.05Labour62.770.4% to Lab from Con
116 Croydon South869719.3011.85Labour61.411.3% to Lab from Con
117 Rayleigh829019.3811.73Labour60.540.7% to Lab from Con
118 Tonbridge & Malling825019.4412.50Labour64.320.7% to Lab from Con
119 Solihull940719.4912.33LibDem63.270.1% to Con from LibDem
120 Runnymede & Weybridge u836019.7011.06Labour56.140.3% to Con from Lab
121 Epping Forest842619.8711.61Labour58.435.0% to Con from Lab
122 Ruislip Northwood §753720.2912.40Labour61.101.5% to Con from Lab
123 Reigate802520.3312.23Labour60.162.2% to Con from Lab
124 Aylesbury1000920.3912.51LibDem61.362.9% to Con from Lab
125 Tatton861120.8613.26Labour63.55-
126 Bromley & Chislehurst903720.9013.45Labour64.350.1% to Lab from Con
127 Worthing West903720.9112.48LibDem59.673.0% to Con from LibDem
128 Windsor §888921.1112.04LibDem57.020.8% to Con from LibDem
129 Southend West794121.2512.32Labour57.982.6% to Con from Lab
130 Fylde961021.4813.08Labour60.902.1% to Con from Lab
131 Stratford-on-Avon1180221.4914.01LibDem65.200.7% to LibDem from Con
132 Mole Valley1015321.5714.86LibDem68.901.4% to Con from LibDem
133 Epsom & Ewell1008021.6113.57Labour62.810.2% to Con from Lab
134 Leominster1036722.1915.40LibDem69.422.4% to Con from LibDem
135 Devizes1189622.3414.35Labour64.211.9% to Con from Lab
136 Maidstone and the Weald1031822.6413.94Labour61.592.4% to Con from Lab
137 Ribble Valley1123822.8515.12LibDem66.165.6% to Con from LibDem
138 Chichester1135522.9014.61LibDem63.812.8% to Con from LibDem
139 Sutton Coldfield1010423.2514.06Labour60.472.5% to Lab from Con
140 Bexhill & Battle1050323.4515.22LibDem64.890.4% to Con from LibDem
141 Mid Worcestershire1062723.6714.75Labour62.312.6% to Con from Lab
142 Broxbourne §899323.7613.23Labour55.674.8% to Con from Lab
143 Sevenoaks1015423.8315.24Labour63.941.5% to Con from Lab
144 Saffron Walden1200423.9915.65LibDem65.222.7% to Con from LibDem
145 Surrey Heath §1081923.9914.26LibDem59.462.9% to LibDem from Con
146 South Holland & The Deepings1109924.0214.92Labour62.114.0% to Con from Lab
147 Tunbridge Wells §973024.2015.08LibDem62.294.4% to Con from LibDem
148 Hampshire North West1200924.6915.39Labour62.311.5% to Con from Lab
149 Esher & Walton1153825.3415.69Labour61.910.8% to Lab from Con
150 Vale of York1251725.8117.07Labour66.123.8% to Con from Lab
151 Cotswold1198326.0617.59LibDem67.481.3% to Con from LibDem
152 Huntingdon1279226.0615.92LibDem61.117.3% to LibDem from Con
153 Wealden1377226.1116.58LibDem63.511.0% to Con from LibDem
154 Chesham & Amersham1188226.2416.97LibDem64.670.2% to LibDem from Con
155 Skipton & Ripon1293026.3217.40LibDem66.102.5% to Con from LibDem
156 Horsham1366626.9217.17LibDem63.780.5% to Con from LibDem
157 Christchurch1354427.3218.44LibDem67.4911.8% to Con from LibDem
158 Surrey East1320328.0617.76LibDem63.290.2% to Con from LibDem
159 Buckingham u1332529.4320.42Labour69.362.2% to Con from Lab
160 Arundel1370429.8619.31LibDem64.671.3% to Con from LibDem
161 New Forest West1319129.9219.48LibDem65.103.6% to Con from LibDem
162 Hampshire North East1325730.1718.59LibDem61.631.0% to Con from LibDem
163 Beaconsfield1306531.0018.84Labour60.780.9% to Lab from Con
164 Kensington & Chelsea §877131.2813.55Labour43.332.8% to Con from Lab
165 Penrith & The Border1467733.1721.39LibDem64.506.1% to Con from LibDem
166 Richmond (Yorks)1631937.0624.97Labour67.378.0% to Con from Lab

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