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Last Updated: Friday, 6 May, 2005, 00:44 GMT 01:44 UK
Result: East Lothian

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 41.5%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 24.8%
Conservative Conservative 16.0%
Swing: 7.5% from LAB to LD
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Anne Picking Labour 18,983 41.5 -7.4
Chris Butler Liberal Democrat 11,363 24.8 +7.6
Bill Stevenson Conservative 7,315 16.0 0.0
Paul McLennan SNP 5,995 13.1 -1.8
Michael Collie Scottish Green Party 1,132 2.5 +2.5
Gary Galbraith Scottish Socialist Party 504 1.1 -1.1
Eric Robb UK Independence Party 306 0.7 +0.7
William Thompson Operation Christian Vote 178 0.4 +0.4
Majority 7,620 16.6  
Turnout 45,776 64.5 +2.6
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF SCOTLAND
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2001 RESULT FOR EAST LOTHIAN
Labour Labour 48.9%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 17.2%
Conservative Conservative 16.0%
Others Others 17.9%


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