British General Election 1997
The final result was a working Labour majority of 178, excluding the Speaker:

659 seats
Con 165 (-178);   Lab 418 (+Speaker) (+146);   LibD 46 (+28);   SNP 6 (+3);   PC 4 (n/c);   Others 19 (+1)

List of MPs and constituency results

Statistical breakdown of results

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Opinion Polls
Constituency candidates and results
Countdown to the election: key dates in the campaign
The Labour Cabinet
Predictions: see who got it right.
Analysis: post-election information
Conservative Party Leadership

BBC exit poll: Labour majority of 190-200
Con: 29% Lab:47% LibDem:18%

ITN exit poll: Labour majority of 159

Party Manifestos and Election pages

Party manifestos have been moved and may be found here

Other information

External sites of interest

UK homepage

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