David Bowles (Stop) 27,345 (32.66%)
Alan Hardwick (Ind) 26,272 (31.37%)
Richard Davies (C) 19,872 (23.73%)
Paul Gleeson (Lab) 10,247 (12.24%)
Eliminated: Richard Davies, Paul Gleeson
Distribution of Davies's and Gleeson's votes
David Bowles (Stop) 35,086
Alan Hardwick (Ind) 39,221
*Elected: Alan Hardwick*
Electorate 547,843; Turnout 83,736 (15.28%)
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