1997 UK General Election, Orkney and Shetland Result

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The 1997 UK General Election took place on 1 May 1997.

Election Results

Turnout: Turnout: 20,665 (64.0%, -1.5)

Party

Candidate

Votes

%

±

Liberal Jim Wallace 10,743 52.0 +5.6
Labour James Paton 3,775 18.3 -1.5
Scottish National Party Willie Ross 2,624 12.7 +1.5
Conservative Hope Vere Anderson 2,527 12.2 -9.8
Referendum Party Francis Adamson 820 4.0
Natural Law Ms Christian Wharton 115 0.6 0.0
Independent Arthur Robertson 60 0.3

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