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Last Updated: Friday, 6 May, 2005, 03:17 GMT 04:17 UK
Result: Folkestone & Hythe

  CON HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Conservative Conservative 53.9%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 29.9%
Labour Labour 12.5%
Swing: 5.6% from LD to CON
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Michael Howard Conservative 26,161 53.9 +8.9
Peter Carroll Liberal Democrat 14,481 29.9 -2.2
Maureen Tomison Labour 6,053 12.5 -7.7
Hazel Dawe Green 688 1.4 +1.4
Petrina Holdsworth UK Independence Party 619 1.3 -1.3
Lord Toby Jug Monster Raving Loony Party 175 0.4 +0.4
Rodney Hylton-Potts Get Britian Back Party 153 0.3 +0.3
Grahame Leon-Smith Senior Citizens Party 151 0.3 +0.3
Sylvia Dunn Peace and Progress 22 0.0 0.0
Majority 11,680 24.1  
Turnout 48,503 68.4 +4.3
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POLITICAL MAKE UP OF SOUTH EAST
A map of South East showing its political make up.

2001 RESULT FOR FOLKESTONE & HYTHE
Conservative Conservative 45.0%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 32.1%
Labour Labour 20.2%
Others Others 2.7%


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