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

  LD HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 49.5%
Conservative Conservative 19.5%
Labour Labour 18.6%
Swing: 6.7% from CON to LD
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
John Barrett Liberal Democrat 22,417 49.5 +11.2
David Brogan Conservative 8,817 19.5 -2.2
Navraj Singh Ghaleigh Labour 8,433 18.6 -7.9
Sheena Cleland SNP 4,124 9.1 -1.6
Ailsa Spindler Scottish Green Party 964 2.1 +2.1
Gary Clark Scottish Socialist Party 510 1.1 -1.0
Majority 13,600 30.0  
Turnout 45,265 68.3 +4.8
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2001 RESULT FOR EDINBURGH WEST
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 38.3%
Labour Labour 26.5%
Conservative Conservative 21.7%
Others Others 13.5%


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