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Last Updated: Monday, 23 May, 2005, 12:28 GMT 13:28 UK
Result: Leigh

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 63.3%
Conservative Conservative 16.0%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 13.6%
Swing: 0.5% from CON to LAB
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Andrew Burnham Labour 23,097 63.3 -1.2
Laurance Wedderburn Conservative 5,825 16.0 -2.2
Dave Crowther Liberal Democrat 4,962 13.6 +0.8
Ian Franzen Community Action Party 2,189 6.0 +6.0
Thomas Hampson Legalise Cannabis Alliance 415 1.1 +1.1
Majority 17,272 47.3  
Turnout 36,488 50.3 +0.6
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF NORTH WEST
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2001 RESULT FOR LEIGH
Labour Labour 64.5%
Conservative Conservative 18.2%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 12.8%
Others Others 4.5%


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