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Last Updated: Friday, 6 May, 2005, 16:57 GMT 17:57 UK
Result: Brent East
For consistency in its results data, the BBC only compares general election results with previous general election results. For this reason, the result of the 2003 by-election in this seat (won by the Lib Dems) is ignored.

  LD GAIN



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 47.5%
Labour Labour 38.8%
Conservative Conservative 10.3%
Swing: 30.7% from LAB to LD
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Sarah Teather Liberal Democrat 14,764 47.5 +36.9
Yasmin Qureshi Labour 12,052 38.8 -24.4
Kwasi Kwarteng Conservative 3,193 10.3 -7.9
Shahrar Ali Green 905 2.9 -1.8
Michelle Weininger Independent 115 0.4 +0.4
George Weiss Vote for Yourself Rainbow Dream Ticket 39 0.1 +0.1
Majority 2,712 8.7  
Turnout 31,068 55.3 +3.4
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2001 RESULT FOR BRENT EAST
Labour Labour 63.2%
Conservative Conservative 18.2%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 10.6%
Others Others 8.0%


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