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Last Updated: Friday, 6 May, 2005, 02:40 GMT 03:40 UK
Result: Welwyn Hatfield

  CON GAIN FROM LAB



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Conservative Conservative 49.6%
Labour Labour 36.3%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 14.1%
Swing: 8.0% from LAB to CON
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Grant Shapps Conservative 22,172 49.6 +9.2
Melanie Johnson Labour 16,226 36.3 -6.9
Sara Bedford Liberal Democrat 6,318 14.1 0.0
Majority 5,946 13.3  
Turnout 44,716 68.1 +4.2
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POLITICAL MAKE UP OF EASTERN
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2001 RESULT FOR WELWYN HATFIELD
Labour Labour 43.2%
Conservative Conservative 40.4%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 14.1%
Others Others 2.3%


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