Medway Elects
General Election

1 May 1997

Medway Results

Party Seats Vote Change
  Labour 3 43.7% +16.9
  Conservative - 36.7% -17.2
  Liberal Democrat - 14.9% -3.0
  Referendum party - 3.1% +3.1
  Ukip - 1.0% +1.0
  Official Monster Raving Loony party - 0.2% +0.2
  Natural Law party - 0.1% -0.3
  British National party - 0.1% +0.1

Results by Constituency

Chatham and Aylesford
  Labour win

Gillingham
  Labour gain

Medway
  Labour gain

To view the results for each constituency, please click on the constituency name above.

Medway Vote Share

Medway Vote Change

Medway Swing

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