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Last Updated: Friday, 6 May, 2005, 00:57 GMT 01:57 UK
Result: Leicester West

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 51.7%
Conservative Conservative 24.4%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 17.5%
Swing: 0.9% from LAB to CON
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Patricia Hewitt Labour 17,184 51.7 -2.5
Sarah Richardson Conservative 8,114 24.4 -0.8
Zuffar Haq Liberal Democrat 5,803 17.5 +2.2
Geoff Forse Green 1,571 4.7 +1.5
Steve Score Socialist Alternative 552 1.7 +1.7
Majority 9,070 27.3  
Turnout 33,224 53.3 +2.4
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF EAST MIDLANDS
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2001 RESULT FOR LEICESTER WEST
Labour Labour 54.2%
Conservative Conservative 25.2%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 15.3%
Others Others 5.3%


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