Shows the general election results for Berwick-upon-Tweed, which is a constituency in Northumberland. In 2005 it had a total electorate of 57,519 and a turnout of 63.3%.


Summary of the key information for the 2005 general election.

Liberal Democrat Gain
Notional Candidate

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2005
LD 52.6%
Con 29.0%
Lab 18.4%

Party results

Results for each party with number of votes, percentage share of the vote and changes since last election.

Candidate Party Votes Vote (%) Change (%)
Notional Candidate  LD 19,147 52.6
Notional Candidate  Con 10,562 29.0
Notional Candidate  Lab 6,697 18.4

Highest and lowest 2005

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Easington 58.4%
212 Berwick-upon-Tweed 23.6%
650 Gillingham and Rainham 0.0%

Majority is calculated as the difference between the winning % share of the vote and second place % share of the vote.

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Highest winning vote share % Average: 47.6%
1 Knowsley 71.8%
134 Berwick-upon-Tweed 52.6%
650 Ochil and South Perthshire 31.4%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

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Highest % turnout Average: 61.1%
1 West Dorset 76.4%
255 Berwick-upon-Tweed 63.3%
650 South Staffordshire 37.6%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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