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Last Updated: Friday, 6 May, 2005, 03:13 GMT 04:13 UK
Result: Bishop Auckland

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 50.0%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 23.7%
Conservative Conservative 22.9%
Swing: 8.4% from LAB to LD
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Helen Goodman Labour 19,065 50.0 -8.8
Chris Foote Wood Liberal Democrat 9,018 23.7 +8.0
Richard Bell Conservative 8,736 22.9 +0.2
Margaret Hopson UK Independence Party 1,309 3.4 +3.4
Majority 10,047 26.4  
Turnout 38,128 56.5 -0.7
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF NORTH EAST
A map of North East showing its political make up.

2001 RESULT FOR BISHOP AUCKLAND
Labour Labour 58.8%
Conservative Conservative 22.7%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 15.7%
Others Others 2.8%


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