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Last Updated: Friday, 6 May, 2005, 02:18 GMT 03:18 UK
Result: Weston-Super-Mare

  CON GAIN FROM LD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Conservative Conservative 40.3%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 36.1%
Labour Labour 18.7%
Swing: 2.5% from LD to CON
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
John Penrose Conservative 19,804 40.3 +1.6
Brian Cotter Liberal Democrat 17,725 36.1 -3.4
Damien Egan Labour 9,169 18.7 -1.1
Paul Spencer UK Independence Party 1,207 2.5 +1.1
Clive Courtney British National Party 778 1.6 +1.6
William Human Independent 225 0.5 +0.5
Paul Hemingway-Arnold Demanding Honesty in Politics and Whitehall 187 0.4 +0.4
Majority 2,079 4.2  
Turnout 49,095 65.5 +2.7
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POLITICAL MAKE UP OF SOUTH WEST
A map of South West showing its political make up.

2001 RESULT FOR WESTON-SUPER-MARE
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 39.5%
Conservative Conservative 38.7%
Labour Labour 19.8%
Others Others 2.0%


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