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Last Updated: Friday, 6 May, 2005, 01:29 GMT 02:29 UK
Result: Manchester Withington

  LD GAIN FROM LAB



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 42.4%
Labour Labour 40.6%
Conservative Conservative 10.5%
Swing: 17.3% from LAB to LD
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
John Leech Liberal Democrat 15,872 42.4 +20.4
Keith Bradley Labour 15,205 40.6 -14.3
Karen Bradley Conservative 3,919 10.5 -4.8
Brian Candeland Green 1,595 4.3 -0.1
Robert Gutfreund-Walmsley UK Independence Party 424 1.1 +1.1
Ivan Benett Independent 243 0.6 +0.6
Yasmin Zalzala Independent 153 0.4 +0.4
Richard Reed Their Party 47 0.1 +0.1
Majority 667 1.8  
Turnout 37,458 55.3 +3.4
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF NORTH WEST
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2001 RESULT FOR MANCHESTER WITHINGTON
Labour Labour 54.9%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 22.0%
Conservative Conservative 15.3%
Others Others 7.8%


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