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LAB HOLD

Top three parties at a glance

Political Party Vote Share %
Labour
55.0
Liberal Democrat
20.0
Conservative
11.5

Sheffield Brightside & Hillsborough News

Constituency Swing

10.8% From LAB to LD


Candidates

Name Party Votes % +/-
David Blunkett Labour 21,400 55.0 -14.6
Jonathan Harston Liberal Democrat 7,768 20.0 +6.9
John Sharp Conservative 4,468 11.5 +1.7
John Sheldon British National Party 3,026 7.8 +3.2
Pat Sullivan UK Independence Party 1,596 4.1 +1.1
Maxine Bowler Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition 656 1.7 +1.7
Majority 13,632 35.0
Turnout 38,914 57.1 +7.1

2005 Result

Party   Votes Share
Labour
69.6%
Liberal Democrat
13.0%
Conservative
9.8%
Others
7.6%

Based on a notional - or estimated - result if boundary changes have affected this seat.
For real result, see Election 2005.

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