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Last Updated: Monday, 23 May, 2005, 12:33 GMT 13:33 UK
Result: Portsmouth South

  LD HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 42.2%
Conservative Conservative 33.9%
Labour Labour 21.6%
Swing: 3.6% from LD to CON
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Mike Hancock Liberal Democrat 17,047 42.2 -2.4
Caroline Dinenage Conservative 13,685 33.9 +4.8
Mark Button Labour 8,714 21.6 -2.3
Dennis Pierson UK Independence Party 928 2.3 +1.5
Majority 3,362 8.3  
Turnout 40,374 56.9 +6.0
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POLITICAL MAKE UP OF SOUTH EAST
A map of South East showing its political make up.

2001 RESULT FOR PORTSMOUTH SOUTH
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 44.6%
Conservative Conservative 29.1%
Labour Labour 23.9%
Others Others 2.4%


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