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Last Updated: Friday, 6 May, 2005, 01:25 GMT 02:25 UK
Result: Birmingham Yardley

  LD GAIN FROM LAB



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 46.4%
Labour Labour 37.3%
Conservative Conservative 10.1%
Swing: 8.8% from LAB to LD
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
John Hemming Liberal Democrat 13,648 46.4 +8.1
Jayne Innes Labour 10,976 37.3 -9.6
Paul Uppal Conservative 2,970 10.1 -3.0
Robert Purcell British National Party 1,523 5.2 +5.2
Mohammed Yaqub UK Independence Party 314 1.1 0.0
Majority 2,672 9.1  
Turnout 29,431 57.7 +0.5
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POLITICAL MAKE UP OF WEST MIDLANDS
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2001 RESULT FOR BIRMINGHAM YARDLEY
Labour Labour 46.9%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 38.3%
Conservative Conservative 13.1%
Others Others 1.7%


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