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Last Updated: Friday, 6 May, 2005, 01:29 GMT 02:29 UK
Result: Leicester East

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 58.1%
Conservative Conservative 19.7%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 17.1%
Swing: 2.7% from CON to LAB
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Keith Vaz Labour 24,015 58.1 +0.5
Suella Fernandes Conservative 8,139 19.7 -4.8
Susan Cooper Liberal Democrat 7,052 17.1 +4.8
Colin Brown Veritas 1,666 4.0 +4.0
Valerie Smalley Socialist Labour Party 434 1.1 -1.0
Majority 15,876 38.4  
Turnout 41,306 62.2 +0.1
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF EAST MIDLANDS
A map of East Midlands showing its political make up.

2001 RESULT FOR LEICESTER EAST
Labour Labour 57.6%
Conservative Conservative 24.5%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 12.3%
Others Others 5.6%


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