Election 97

Going to the country

A detailed look at the 1997 election, region by region. Fin Fahey offers a blow-by-blow account.

For a small country, Britain is astonishingly diverse, and this was reflected in this year's general election. Take a look at how the results varied from region to region. For a commentary, click on the map region or use the text links

Regional imagemap East Anglia

The East Midlands

The North

North West England


South East England

South West England


The West Midlands

Yorkshire & Humberside