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Last Updated: Monday, 16 May, 2005, 16:31 GMT 17:31 UK
Result: Leyton & Wanstead

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 45.8%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 25.2%
Conservative Conservative 22.2%
Swing: 10.7% from LAB to LD
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Harry Cohen Labour 15,234 45.8 -12.2
Meher Khan Liberal Democrat 8,377 25.2 +9.2
Julien Foster Conservative 7,393 22.2 +2.5
Ashley Gunstock Green 1,522 4.6 +1.5
Nick Jones UK Independence Party 591 1.8 +0.7
Marc Robertson Independent 155 0.5 +0.5
Majority 6,857 20.6  
Turnout 33,272 55.0 +0.2
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2001 RESULT FOR LEYTON & WANSTEAD
Labour Labour 58.0%
Conservative Conservative 19.7%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 16.0%
Others Others 6.3%


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