General Election result 2005
The Westmorland and Lonsdale seat was won by the Liberal Democrat candidate, Tim Farron, with a majority of 267.
|COLLINS, Timothy William George||Conservative||22,302|
|FARRON, Timothy James||Liberal Democrats||22,569|
|KEMP, Anthony David||Independent||309|
|REARDON, John Bernard||Independent||3,796|
FARRON, Timothy James (Liberal Democrats) was elected.