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Last Updated: Friday, 6 May, 2005, 00:15 GMT 01:15 UK
Result: Blackburn

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 42.0%
Conservative Conservative 22.9%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 20.6%
Swing: 1.9% from LAB to CON
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Jack Straw Labour 17,562 42.0 -12.1
Imtiaz Ameen Conservative 9,553 22.9 -8.3
Anthony Melia Liberal Democrat 8,608 20.6 +12.5
Nick Holt British National Party 2,263 5.4 +5.4
Craig Murray Independent 2,082 5.0 +5.0
Dorothy Baxter UK Independence Party 954 2.3 -0.6
Graham Carter Green 783 1.9 +1.9
Majority 8,009 19.2  
Turnout 41,805 56.9 +1.4
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF NORTH WEST
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2001 RESULT FOR BLACKBURN
Labour Labour 54.1%
Conservative Conservative 31.2%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 8.1%
Others Others 6.6%


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