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Places > England > South West > West England > Bath > Election History

Election history

The 2005 general election

  Votes Share
%
Don Foster, Liberal Democrat 20,101 43.9
Sian Dawson, Conservative 15,463 33.7
Harriet Ajderian, Labour 6,773 14.8
Eric Lucas, Green Party 2,494 5.4
Richard Crowder, UK Independence Party 770 1.7
Patrick Cobbe, Independent 177 0.4
Graham Walker, Independent 58 0.1

Liberal Democrat majority: 4,638
Time of declaration: May 06 2005 01:40
Turnout: 68.6 %



The 2001 general election

  Votes Share
%
Don Foster, Liberal Democrat 23,372 50.5
Ashley Fox, Conservative 13,478 29.1
Marilyn Hawkings, Labour 7,269 15.7
Mike Boulton, Green Party 1,469 3.2
Andrew Tettenborn, UK Independence Party 708 1.5

Liberal Democrat majority: 9,894
Time of declaration: June 08 2001 01:29
Turnout: 64.9 %



The 1997 general election

  Votes Share
%
Don Foster, Liberal Democrat 26,169 48.5
Alison McNair, Conservative 16,850 31.2
Tim Bush, Labour 8,828 16.4
A Cook, The Referendum Party 1,192 2.2
R Scrase, Green / Plaid Cymru alliance 580 1.1
P Sandell, UK Independent 315 0.6
N Pullen, Natural Law Party 55 0.1

Liberal Democrat majority: 9,319
Time of declaration: May 02 1997 01:55
Turnout: 76.2 %



The 1992 general election

  Votes Share
%
Don Foster, Liberal Democrat 25,718 48.9
Christopher Patten, Conservative 21,950 41.8
Mrs Pam Richards, Labour 4,102 7.8
Duncan McCanlis, Green Party 433 0.8
Ms M Barker, Liberal 172 0.3
Dr A Sked, Anti-Federalist League 117 0.2
J Rumming, Independent Conservative 79 0.2

Liberal Democrat majority: 3,768
Time of declaration: April 09 1992 00:00
Turnout: 82.5 %



Winning party in previous elections

1987: Conservative
1983: Conservative
1979: Conservative
1974: Conservative
1966: Conservative
1945: Conservative

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