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Last Updated: Thursday, 5 May, 2005, 22:32 GMT 23:32 UK
Result: Houghton & Washington East

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 64.3%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 18.0%
Conservative Conservative 13.8%
Swing: 7.2% from LAB to LD
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Fraser Kemp Labour 22,310 64.3 -8.9
Mark Greenfield Liberal Democrat 6,245 18.0 +5.5
Tony Devenish Conservative 4,772 13.8 -0.5
John Richardson British National Party 1,367 3.9 +3.9
Majority 16,065 46.3  
Turnout 34,694 51.7 +2.2
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF NORTH EAST
A map of North East showing its political make up.

2001 RESULT FOR HOUGHTON & WASHINGTON EAST
Labour Labour 73.2%
Conservative Conservative 14.3%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 12.5%


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