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Denton & Reddish

Results for Denton & Reddish Show national results

Winning candidate: A.J. Gwynne

Majority: 13,498

Electorate: 67,509

Total number of votes cast: 35,442

Adjusted turnout: 52.5

Number of postal votes cast: 5,385

Number of proxy votes cast: 62

Number of rejected votes: 88

Parliamentary seats won

  • A.J. Gwynne, Labour (57.4%)
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  • A.P. Story, Conservative (19.3%)
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  • A.K. Seabourne, Liberal Democrat (16.4%)
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  • J. Edgar, British National Party (3.7%)
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  • G. Price, UK Independence Party (3.2%)
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Table of detailed results

Candidate surname Candidate initials Party / description Votes (no) Percentage of votes won
Gwynne A.J. Labour 20,340 57.4
Story A.P. Conservative 6,842 19.3
Seabourne A.K. Liberal Democrat 5,814 16.4
Edgar J. British National Party 1,326 3.7
Price G. UK Independence Party 1,120 3.2
  • Electorate: The number of electors eligible to vote at this election.
  • Valid votes: The total number of valid votes cast.
  • Postal votes counted: The total number of postal votes which went forward to the count after postal ballot verification.
  • Proxies issued: The total number of electors who appointed proxies to vote on their behalf.
  • Rejected ballot: The number of ballot papers which was declared invalid for one or more of the following reasons:
  • the ballot paper did not contain the official mark
  • where the voter had voted for more than the specified number of candidates
  • where the ballot paper contained writing or a mark by which the voter could be identified
  • where the ballot paper was unmarked or where it was unclear what the voter had intended
  • (A ballot paper may also be rejected in part).

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