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Last Updated: Friday, 5 May, 2005, 23:57 GMT 00:57 UK
Result: Falkirk

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 50.9%
SNP SNP 21.4%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 16.0%
Swing: 0.4% from LAB to SNP
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Eric Joyce Labour 23,264 50.9 -2.9
Laura Love SNP 9,789 21.4 -2.2
Callum Chomczuk Liberal Democrat 7,321 16.0 +9.2
David Potts Conservative 4,538 9.9 +1.5
Danny Quinlan Scottish Socialist Party 838 1.8 -0.5
Majority 13,475 29.5  
Turnout 45,750 59.6 +2.2
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF SCOTLAND
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2001 RESULT FOR FALKIRK
Labour Labour 53.8%
SNP SNP 23.6%
Conservative Conservative 8.4%
Others Others 14.2%


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