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Last Updated: Monday, 23 May, 2005, 12:31 GMT 13:31 UK
Result: Edinburgh South West

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 39.8%
Conservative Conservative 23.3%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 21.1%
Swing: 0.7% from LAB to CON
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Alistair Darling Labour 17,476 39.8 -4.6
Gordon Buchan Conservative 10,234 23.3 -3.2
Simon Clark Liberal Democrat 9,252 21.1 +9.4
Nick Elliott-Cannon SNP 4,654 10.6 -2.8
John Blair-Fish Scottish Green Party 1,520 3.5 +3.5
Pat Smith Scottish Socialist Party 585 1.3 -1.0
William Boys UK Independence Party 205 0.5 +0.3
Majority 7,242 16.5  
Turnout 43,926 65.0 +6.4
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2001 RESULT FOR EDINBURGH SOUTH WEST
Labour Labour 44.4%
Conservative Conservative 26.5%
SNP SNP 13.4%
Others Others 15.7%


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