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Last Updated: Monday, 23 May, 2005, 12:29 GMT 13:29 UK
Result: Rochdale

  LD GAIN FROM LAB



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 41.1%
Labour Labour 40.0%
Conservative Conservative 10.5%
Swing: 7.7% from LAB to LD
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Paul Rowen Liberal Democrat 16,787 41.1 +6.2
Lorna Fitzsimons Labour 16,345 40.0 -9.2
Khalid Hussain Conservative 4,270 10.5 -2.9
Derek Adams British National Party 1,773 4.3 +4.3
John Whittaker UK Independence Party 499 1.2 +1.2
Samir Chatterjee Green 448 1.1 -0.7
Mohammed Salim Islam Zinda Baad Platform 361 0.9 +0.9
Carl Faulkner Veritas 353 0.9 +0.9
Majority 442 1.1  
Turnout 40,836 58.4 +1.7
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POLITICAL MAKE UP OF NORTH WEST
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2001 RESULT FOR ROCHDALE
Labour Labour 49.2%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 34.9%
Conservative Conservative 13.4%
Others Others 2.5%


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