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Last Updated: Monday, 23 May, 2005, 12:32 GMT 13:32 UK
Result: Manchester Gorton

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 53.2%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 33.2%
Conservative Conservative 9.8%
Swing: 10.8% from LAB to LD
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Gerald Kaufman Labour 15,480 53.2 -9.6
Qassim Afzal Liberal Democrat 9,672 33.2 +11.9
Amanda Byrne Conservative 2,848 9.8 -0.1
Gregg Beaman UK Independence Party 783 2.7 +1.0
Dan Waller Workers Revolutionary Party 181 0.6 +0.6
Matthew Kay Resolutionist Party 159 0.5 +0.5
Majority 5,808 19.9  
Turnout 29,123 45.9 +3.2
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF NORTH WEST
A map of North West showing its political make up.

2001 RESULT FOR MANCHESTER GORTON
Labour Labour 62.8%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 21.3%
Conservative Conservative 9.9%
Others Others 6.0%


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