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Last Updated: Friday, 6 May, 2005, 00:52 GMT 01:52 UK
Result: Kirkcaldy & Cowdenbeath

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 58.1%
SNP SNP 14.5%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 13.0%
Swing: 1.8% from SNP to LAB
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Gordon Brown Labour 24,278 58.1 -0.4
Alan Bath SNP 6,062 14.5 -4.1
Alex Cole-Hamilton Liberal Democrat 5,450 13.0 +3.8
Stuart Randall Conservative 4,308 10.3 -0.3
Steve West Scottish Socialist Party 666 1.6 -1.1
Peter Adams UK Independence Party 516 1.2 +0.8
James Parker Scottish Senior Citizens Unity Party 425 1.0 +1.0
Elizabeth Kwantes Independent 47 0.1 +0.1
Pat Sargent Independent 44 0.1 +0.1
Majority 18,216 43.6  
Turnout 41,796 58.4 +3.5
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2001 RESULT FOR KIRKCALDY & COWDENBEATH
Labour Labour 58.5%
SNP SNP 18.6%
Conservative Conservative 10.6%
Others Others 12.3%


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