The second British Republic Presidential Election was held on the 1st and 24th May 1997.
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|British Presidential election, 1997 Second Round|
|1st May and 24th May 1997|
|Nominee||David Steel||Neil Kinnock|
|Party||[[Social Liberal Party|Template:Social Liberal Party/meta/shortname]]||[[Leftist Alliance|Template:Leftist Alliance/meta/shortname]]|
The election was won by incumbent President David Steel who remains the only President to have had two terms in office to date in the British Republic.
|Candidate||Party||Number of Votes||Percentage Of Votes||Second Round Votes||Second Round Percentage|
|David Steel||Social Liberal Party||9,032,291||27.1||17,400,921||57.5|
|Neil Kinnock||Leftist Alliance||7,918,291||24.0||13,338,481||42.2|
|Michael Heseltine||Conservative Party||5,029,230||15.1|
|William Rodgers||Social Democrats||4,888,283||14.7|
|Ian Anderson||British Union of Fascists||3,021,211||9.07|
|Arthur Scargill||Worker's Party||2,992,978||9.0|
|Alex Salmond||Scottish National Party||331,302||1.0|
|David Sutch||Monster Raving Loony Party||99,883||0.3|