Offerton Park PC, Stockport

May 29, 2008

Two separate wards in Offerton Park PC held by-elections:. The independent candidates were endorsed by all three main parties.

Ind 100
BNP 72

Ind 125
BNP 73

No comparable figures for previous elections.

Somerset CC, Shepton Mallet

May 29, 2008

Con 950 (47.4 +10.0)LD Rachel Witcombe 783 (39.1 +5.5)
Lab 271 (13.5 -15.5)Con HOLDPercentage changes are from May 2005.  

Cand: Rachel Witcombe.
Contact: Alvin Horsfall pitcombe@aol.com 07765 579879.
Party defending seat: Con. Cause: Death.

Mendip DC, Shepton East

May 29, 2008

Con 435 (50.3 +4.1)
LD Bob Champion 307 (35.5 – 3.0)
Lab 122 (14.1 -1.1)Con HOLD
Percentage changes are from May 2007. 

Cand: Bob Champion.
Contact: Alvin Horsfall pitcombe@aol.com 07765 579879.
Party defending seat: Con. Cause: Death.

Mendip DC, Street North

May 29, 2008

LD Bryan Beha 347 (47.9 -19.8)Con 297 (41.0 +8.6)
Ind 81 (11.2 +11.2)LD HOLDPercentage Changes are from May 2007. 

Cand: Bryan Beha.
Contact: Jim Mochnacz 01458 442229.
Party defending seat: LD. Cause: Resignation.

South Somerset DC, Chard Crimchard

May 29, 2008

LD Jenny Kenton 423 (47.2 – 5.0)Con 320 (35.7 -0.7)
BNP 154 (17.2 +17.2)
[Lab (0.0 -11.4)]LD HOLDPercentage changes are from May 2007. 

Cand Jenny Kenton
Party defending seat: LD. Cause: Death.

Medway UA, Rochester South and Horsted

May 8, 2008

Con 1847 (48.7 + 7.2)

Lab 819 (21.6 -5.0)

LD Viv Parker 767 (20.2 + 3.6)

BNP 257 (6.8 + 6.8)

Green 104 (2.7 + 2.7)

[Medway Ind (0.0 – 6.2)]

[UKIP (0.0 – 9.2)]

Majority 1028, Turnout 41%

CON HOLD

% change is since May 2007

Cand: Viv Parker.
Contact: Andy Stamp 07736 327002 andrew_stamp@hotmail.comParty defending seat: Con. Cause: Resignation.

West Somerset DC, Alcombe East

May 1, 2008

 

Con 263 (59.4; +21.0), Ind 103 (23.3; -38.3), Lab 42 (9.5; +9.5), LD Tony Bowden 35 (7.9; +7.9).

Majority 160. Turnout 41.1%. Con hold. Percentage change is since May 2007.

 

Cand: Tony Bowden.
Contact: 01984 631988 theo@buttphilip.com 07811 871274.Party defending seat: Con. Cause: Resignation.

Dumfries and Galloway UA, Abbey

May 1, 2008

Conservative                                                    1713 (40.8%; +7.0%)
Labour                                                             1393 (33.2%; +5.1%)
SNP                                                                   755 (18.0%; +0.2%)
Independent                                                       173 (4.1%; -11.3%)
Liberal Democrat (Keith Mycock)                      164 (3.9%; -1.0%)
Turnout 45%. Conservative hold – elected at 4th stage.

Cand: Keith Mycock.
Contact: Gerry Douglas 01387 780240.Party defending seat: Con. Cause: Resignation.

Tower Hamlets LBC, Weavers

May 1, 2008

Lab 1421 37.4 +18.3, LD John Griffiths 930 24.5 -16.2, Respect 637 16.8 -1.8, Con 435 11.5 +5.8, BNP 154 4.1+4.1, Ind 143 3.8 -3.9, Ind 77 2.0 +2.0. Majority 491. Turnout 47.7%. Lab gain from LD. Percentage change is since May 2006.

Vale Royal BC, Leftwich and Kingsmead

May 1, 2008

Con 855 54.8 +24.5, Lab 383 24.5 -3.4, LD Glyn Roberts 323 20.7 +3.4, [Ind 0.0 -24.5].
Majority 472. Con hold. Percentage change is since May 2007.

Sandgate PC, Sandgate Valley

May 1, 2008

LD Season Prater 174 (58.4; +35.1), Con 76 (25.5; -18.9), Ind 48 (16.1; -16.2).
Majority 98. Turnout 35%. LD gain from Ind. (Percentage change since May 2007). (With thanks to Tim Prater who adds that this is the first LD ever elected to Sandgate TC).

Cand: Season Prater.
Contact: Tim Prater tim@shepwaylibdems.org.uk 07956 276118
Party defending seat: Ind. Cause: Resignation.

Bournemouth UA, Winton East

May 1, 2008

 Con 590 (35.6 -14.9)

LD Anson Westbrook 411 (24.8 – 3.5)

Lab 244 (14.7 + 3.1)

Ind 132 (8.0 – 1.7)

Green 126 (7.6 + 7.6)

BNP 104 (6.3 + 6.3)

UKIP 51 (3.1 +3.1)

Majority 179

Turnout 24.6%

CON HOLD

Percentage change since May 2007

Barnet LBC, Hale

May 1, 2008

Con 2798 (50.1; +4.0), Lab 1882 (33.7; -2.5), LD Geoffrey Jacobs 487 (8.7; -1.8), BNP 213 (3.8; +3.8), Green 206 (3.7; -3.4).
Majority 916. Turnout not available. Con hold. Percentage change is since May 2006.

Cambridgeshire CC, Romsey

May 1, 2008

LD Kilian Bourke 781 (37.0; -8.0), Lab 597 (28.3; -5.0), Con 289 (13.7; +4.0), Green 237 (11.2; +0.4), Left List 207 (9.8; +9.8), [UKIP (0.0; -1.2)].
Majority 184. Turnout not known. LD hold. (Percentage change since May 2005).

Cheshire CC, Abbey

May 1, 2008

Con 2213 (63.2; +16.6), LD Arthur Wood 857 (24.5; -1.9), Lab 432 (12.3; -9.1), [Green (0.0; -5.6).
Majority 1356. Turnout 35.5%. Con hold. (Percentage change since May 2005).

Aberdeenshire UA, Troup

May 1, 2008

SNP                                                             1721 (62.5%; +14.8%)
Conservative                                                      515 (18.6%; -5.7%)
Liberal Democrat (Edward Acton)                      503 (18.3%; +10.7%)
Turnout 36%.

SNP hold – elected at 1st stage 

Percentage change is since May 2007.                                         

Cand: Edward Acton.
Contact: Sandy Leslie 01346 571719.Party defending seat: SNP. Cause: Death.

Ealing LBC, Greenford Broadway

May 1, 2008

Con 1790 (43.8; +0.6), Lab 1770 (43.3; -0.5), LD John Bernard Maycock 529 (12.9; -1.0).
Majority 20. Turnout 38.2%. Con gain from Lab. (Percentage change since May 2006).

Wansbeck DC, Ashington Central

May 1, 2008

Lab 427 50.9 +12.9, LD Baber Ali Sikander 412 49.1 +21.5, [Fresh 0.0 -34.3].
Majority 15. Lab gain from Fresh. Percentage change is since May 2007.

Cand: Baber Sikander.
Contact: Simon Reed wansbecklibdems@aol.com
01670 810119Party defending seat: Fresh. Cause: Disqualification.

Kensington and Chelsea LBC, Brompton

May 1, 2008

Con 1748 (76.4; -0.9), LD Stephen Kingsley 326 (14.3; +2.3), Lab 213 (9.3; -1.3).
Majority 1422. Turnout 39.8%. Con hold. Percentage change is since May 2006.

Somerset CC, Mendip North East

May 1, 2008

Conservative 1568 (51.2 + 6.9)

Liberal Democrat Ian Hasell 1497 (48.8 +9.7)

[Labour (0.0 – 16.5%)

Majority 71

Turnout 43.8%

CON HOLD

Percentage change is from May 2005
Contact: Dan Shortland 01373 471798 or 07805 208402 campaign@davidheath.co.ukParty defending seat: Con. Cause: Disqualification.

Mid Bedfordshire DC, Flitwick East

May 1, 2008

LD Les Thompson 682 (43.6; -14.6), Con 668 (42.7; +0.9), Ind 119 (7.6; +7.6), Green 95 (6.1; +6.1).
Majority 14. Turnout 36.1%. LD hold. Percentage change since May 2007.

Bournemouth UA, Queens Park

May 1, 2008

Con 910 (48.6 – 7.3) Lib Dem Mark Carlile 466 (24.4 – 10.6) UKIP 175 (9.1 + 9.1) Lab 149 (7.8 – 2.3) Ind 146 (7.6 +7.6) Liberal 67 (3.5 + 3.5) Majority 444 Turnout 26.3 CON HOLD  

Percentage Change since May 2007

Cand: Mike Carlile.

Contact: Lisa Northover lisa.northover@bournemouth-libdems.orgParty defending seat: Con. Cause: Resignation.

Oswestry BC, Sweeney and Trefonen

May 1, 2008

Con 684 (54.9; -14.8), LD Clive Humphries 562 (45.1; +14.8).
Majority 122. Turnout 40.4%. Con hold. (Percentage change since May 2007).