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Last Updated: Friday, 6 May, 2005, 00:13 GMT 01:13 UK
Result: Wigan

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 55.1%
Conservative Conservative 20.8%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 17.7%
Swing: 3.3% from LAB to CON
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Neil Turner Labour 18,901 55.1 -6.6
John Coombes Conservative 7,134 20.8 0.0
Denise Capstick Liberal Democrat 6,051 17.7 +2.9
John Whittaker UK Independence Party 1,166 3.4 +3.4
Kevin Williams Community Action Party 1,026 3.0 +3.0
Majority 11,767 34.3  
Turnout 34,278 53.3 +0.8
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF NORTH WEST
A map of North West showing its political make up.

2001 RESULT FOR WIGAN
Labour Labour 61.7%
Conservative Conservative 20.8%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 14.8%
Others Others 2.7%


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