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Last Updated: Friday, 6 May, 2005, 00:03 GMT 01:03 UK
Result: Makerfield

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 63.2%
Conservative Conservative 12.2%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 10.6%
Swing: 0.1% from CON to LAB
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Ian McCartney Labour 22,494 63.2 -5.3
Kulveer Ranger Conservative 4,345 12.2 -5.4
Trevor Beswick Liberal Democrat 3,789 10.6 -0.8
Peter Franzen Community Action Party 2,769 7.8 +7.8
Dennis Shambley British National Party 1,221 3.4 +3.4
Greg Atherton UK Independence Party 962 2.7 +2.7
Majority 18,149 51.0  
Turnout 35,580 51.5 +0.6
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF NORTH WEST
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2001 RESULT FOR MAKERFIELD
Labour Labour 68.5%
Conservative Conservative 17.6%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 11.4%
Others Others 2.5%


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