Skip to main content
bbc.co.uk
Home
TV
Radio
Talk
Where I Live
A-Z Index

BBC News

BBC Election 2005

Watch the BBC Election News
SERVICES
  • Election news alerts
  • Email services
  • Mobiles/PDAs
  • News for your site
Last Updated: Friday, 5 May, 2005, 23:52 GMT 00:52 UK
Result: Redcar

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 51.4%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 20.2%
Conservative Conservative 17.9%
Swing: 8.3% from LAB to LD
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Vera Baird Labour 19,968 51.4 -8.9
Ian Swales Liberal Democrat 7,852 20.2 +7.6
Jonathan Lehrle Conservative 6,954 17.9 -7.2
Christopher McGlade Independent 2,379 6.1 +6.1
Andrew Harris British National Party 985 2.5 +2.5
Edward Walker UK Independence Party 564 1.5 +1.5
John Taylor Socialist Labour Party 159 0.4 -1.6
Majority 12,116 31.2  
Turnout 38,861 58.0 +1.7
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF NORTH EAST
A map of North East showing its political make up.

2001 RESULT FOR REDCAR
Labour Labour 60.3%
Conservative Conservative 25.1%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 12.6%
Others Others 2.0%


FIND YOUR CONSTITUENCY
Enter a full postcode
UK OVERVIEW
 

FEATURES AND ANALYSIS
Map of UK Soar and glide over the UK - every seat, every candidate

LATEST NEWS

KEY SEATS

Q&A


LOCAL ELECTIONS

KEY TO PARTY COLOURS
LAB UKIP
CON DUP
Lib Dem Sinn Fein
SNP UUP
PC SDLP
GREEN OTH