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Friday, 24 November, 2000, 08:29 GMT
By-election results in full

Glasgow Anniesland: Westminster seat LABOUR HOLD

  • John Robertson (Labour): 10,539, (52.14%)
  • Grant Thoms (SNP): 4,202, (20.79%)
  • Dorothy Luckhurst (Conservative): 2,188, (10.83%)
  • Christopher McGinty (Liberal Democrat): 1,630, (8.06%)
  • Charlie McCarthy (Scottish Socialist Party) 1,441, (7.13%)
  • William Lyden (Family): 212, (1.05%)

    Labour majority: 6,337
    Swing from Labour to SNP: 6.69%
    Turnout: 38.42%

    Glasgow Anniesland: Scottish Parliament seat LABOUR HOLD

  • Bill Butler (Labour): 9,838, (48.65%)
  • Tom Chalmers (SNP): 4,462, (22.07%)
  • Kate Pickering (Conservative): 2,148, (10.62%)
  • Rosie Kane (Scottish Socialist Party): 1,429, (7.07%)
  • Judith Fryer (Liberal Democrat): 1,384, (6.84%)
  • Alastair Whitelaw (Green): 662, (3.27%)
  • Murdo Ritchie (Socialist Labour): 298, (1.47%)

    Labour majority: 5,376
    Swing from Labour to SNP: 6.01%
    Turnout: 38.29%

    Preston: LABOUR HOLD

  • Mark Hendrick (Labour): 9,765, (45.71%)
  • Graham O'Hare (Conservative): 5,339, (24.99%)
  • Bill Chadwick (Liberal Democrat): 3,454, (16.17%)
  • Terence Cartwright (Lancashire Socialist Alliance): 1,210, (5.66%)
  • Gregory Beaman (UK Independence Party): 458, (2.14%)
  • Richard Merrick (Green): 441, (2.06%)
  • Peter Garrett (Preston Alliance - Christian Peoples Alliance): 416, (1.95%)
  • Christian Jackson (British National Party): 229, (1.07%)
  • David Franklin-Braid (Battle of Britain Christian Alliance Party): 51, (0.24%)

    Labour majority: 4,426 (20.72%)
    Swing from Labour to Conservative: 9.07%
    Turnout: 29.39%

    West Bromwich West: LABOUR 'REGAIN' FOLLOWING SPEAKER'S RETIREMENT

  • Adrian Bailey (Labour): 9,640, (51.06%)
  • Mrs Karen Bissell (Conservative): 6,408, (33.94%)
  • Ms Sadie Smith (Liberal Democrat): 1,791, (9.49%)
  • Nicholas Griffin (British National Party): 794, (4.21%)
  • Jonathan Oakton (UK Independence Party ): 246 (1.30%)

    Labour majority: 3,232 (17.12%)
    Turnout: 27.60%

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