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Last Updated: Monday, 23 May, 2005, 12:31 GMT 13:31 UK
Result: South Shields

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 60.5%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 19.7%
Conservative Conservative 17.2%
Swing: 2.8% from LAB to LD
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
David Miliband Labour 18,269 60.5 -2.7
Stephen Psallidas Liberal Democrat 5,957 19.7 +2.9
Richard Lewis Conservative 5,207 17.2 +0.3
Nader Afshari-Naderi Independent 773 2.6 +2.6
Majority 12,312 40.8  
Turnout 30,206 50.9 +1.2
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF NORTH EAST
A map of North East showing its political make up.

2001 RESULT FOR SOUTH SHIELDS
Labour Labour 63.2%
Conservative Conservative 16.9%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 16.8%
Others Others 3.1%


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