Bedford Borough Council election, 1998

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The 1998 Bedford Borough Council election took place on 7 May 1998 to elect members of Bedford Borough Council in Bedfordshire, England. One third of the council was up for election and the council stayed under no overall control.[1]

After the election, the composition of the council was

Election result[edit]

Bedford Local Election Result 1998[2][3]
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Labour 7 0 38.9 44.3
  Liberal Democrat 6 +1 33.3 27.9
  Independent 3 0 16.7
  Conservative 2 -1 11.1 27.8

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Local Elections results". The Times. 1998-05-09. p. 46. 
  2. ^ a b "Policy and politics: Local Elections: Analysis: Council poll results". The Guardian. 1998-05-09. p. 16. 
  3. ^ "Local Election Results, 1999". Centre for Research into Elections and Social Trends. Retrieved 2009-08-09.