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Internal News - 06 May 2005

General election results 2005 for this area

Bath - Lib Dem Hold
Don Foster LD 20101 (43.85%)
Sian Dawson C 15463 (33.74%)
Harriet Ajderian Lab 6773 (14.78%)
Eric Lucas Green 2494 (5.44%)
Richard Crowder UKIP 770 (1.68%)
Patrick Cobbe Ind 177 (0.39%)
Graham Walker Ind W 58 (0.13%)

LD maj 4638
Turnout 68.59%

Wansdyke - Labour Hold
Dan Norris Lab 20686 (40.61%)
Chris Watt C 18847 (37.00%)
Gail Coleshill LD 10050 (19.73%)
Peter Sandell UKIP 1129 (2.22%)
Geoffrey Parkes Ind 221 (0.43%)

Lab maj 1839
Turnout 72.39%

Westbury - Conservative Hold
Dr Andrew Murrison C 24749 (44.51%)
Duncan Hames LD 19400 (34.89%)
Phil Gibby Lab 9640 (17.34%)
Lincoln Williams UKIP 1815 (3.26%)

C maj 5349
Turnout 66.96%

Wiltshire North - Conservative Hold
James Gray C 26282 (46.88%)
Paul Fox LD 20979 (37.42%)
David Nash Lab 6794 (12.12%)
Neil Dowdney UKIP 1428 (2.55%)
Philip Allnatt Ind 578 (1.03%)

C maj 5303
Turnout 69.30%

Swindon North - Labour Hold
Michael Wills Lab 19,612 (43.7%)
Justin Tomlinson C 17,041 (38.0%)
Mike Evemy LD 6,831 (15.2%)
Robin Tingey UKIP 998 (2.2%)
Andy Newman Socialist Unity Network 208 (0.5%)
Ernest Reynolds Ind 195 (0.4%)

Lab maj: 2,571
Turnout: 61.0 %

Swindon South - Labour Hold
Anne Snelgrove Lab 17,534 (40.3%)
Robert Buckland C 16,181 (37.2%)
Sue Stebbing LD 7,322 (16.8%)
Bill Hughes Green 1,234 (2.8%)
Stephen Halden UKIP 955 (2.2%)
Alan Hayward Ind 193 (0.4%)
John Williams Ind 53 (0.1%)

Lab maj: 1,353
Turnout: 60.2 %

Devizes - Conservative Hold
Michael Ancram C 27,253 (48.5%)
Fiona Hornby LD 14,059 (25.0%)
Sharon Charit Lab 12,519 (22.3%)
Alan Wood UKIP 2,315 (4.1%)

C maj: 13,194
Turnout: 65.2 %

Salisbury - Conservative Hold
Robert Key C 25,961 (47.8%)
Richard Denton-White LD 14,819 (27.3%)
Clare Moody Lab 9,457 (17.4%)
Frances Howard UKIP 2,290 (4.2%)
Hamish Soutar Green 1,555 (2.9%)
John Holme Ind 240 (0.4%)

C maj: 11,142
Turnout: 67.6 %

Somerton and Frome - Liberal Democrat Hold
David Heath LD 23,759 (44.1%)
Clive Allen C 22,947 (42.6%)
Joseph Pestell L 5,685 (10.5%)
William Lukins UKIP 1,047 (1.9%)
Carleton Beaman Veritas 484 (0.9%)

LD majority: 812
Turnout: 69.3 %

Sources: The Guardian website; the Bath Chronice website.