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Last Updated: Friday, 6 May, 2005, 01:47 GMT 02:47 UK
Result: Cheltenham

  LD HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 41.5%
Conservative Conservative 36.3%
Labour Labour 11.4%
Swing: 3.6% from LD to CON
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Martin Horwood Liberal Democrat 18,122 41.5 -6.2
Vanessa Gearson Conservative 15,819 36.3 +1.1
Christopher Evans Labour 4,988 11.4 -0.6
Robert Hodges Independent 2,651 6.1 +6.1
Keith Bessant Green 908 2.1 +0.3
Niall Warry UK Independence Party 608 1.4 +0.2
Dancing Ken Hanks Monster Raving Loony Party 525 1.2 0.0
Majority 2,303 5.3  
Turnout 43,621 61.0 -0.9
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POLITICAL MAKE UP OF SOUTH WEST
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2001 RESULT FOR CHELTENHAM
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 47.7%
Conservative Conservative 35.2%
Labour Labour 12.0%
Others Others 5.1%


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