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Last Updated: Friday, 5 May, 2005, 23:53 GMT 00:53 UK
Result: Ashton under Lyne

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 57.4%
Conservative Conservative 19.6%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 13.8%
Swing: 2.8% from LAB to CON
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
David Heyes Labour 21,211 57.4 -5.1
Graeme Brown Conservative 7,259 19.6 +0.5
Les Jones Liberal Democrat 5,108 13.8 +2.0
Anthony Jones British National Party 2,051 5.5 +1.0
John Whittaker UK Independence Party 768 2.1 +2.1
Jack Crossfield Local Community Party 570 1.5 +1.5
Majority 13,952 37.7  
Turnout 36,967 51.3 +2.2
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF NORTH WEST
A map of North West showing its political make up.

2001 RESULT FOR ASHTON UNDER LYNE
Labour Labour 62.5%
Conservative Conservative 19.1%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 11.8%
Others Others 6.6%


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