Havering local elections

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Havering London Borough Council in London, England is elected every four years. Since the last boundary changes in 2002, 54 councillors have been elected from 18 wards.[1]

Political control[edit]

Since 1964 political control of the council has been held by the following parties:[2]

Party in control Years
No overall control 1964 - 1968
Conservative 1968 - 1971
Labour 1971 - 1974
No overall control 1974 - 1978
Conservative 1978 - 1986
No overall control 1986 - 2006
Conservative 2006 - present

Council elections[edit]

By-election results[edit]

1998-2002[edit]

Rise Park By-Election 15 June 2000
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative 990 58.1 +12.5
Residents' association 541 31.8 +0.4
Labour 138 8.1 -14.9
Socialist Alliance 34 2.0 +2.0
Majority 449 16.3
Turnout 1,703 29.0
Conservative hold Swing
Heaton By-Election 25 January 2001
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour 582 46.2 -14.4
Conservative 240 19.0 -1.5
Residents' association 139 11.0 +11.0
Independent 135 10.7 +10.7
Liberal Democrat 91 7.2 +7.2
UKIP 74 5.9 +5.9
Majority 342 27.2
Turnout 1,261 15.2
Labour hold Swing

2002-2006[edit]

Rainham & Wennington By-Election 3 April 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Harry Webb 771 35.3 +2.3
Conservative 640 29.3 +15.8
Residents' association 491 22.5 -31.1
Green 127 5.8 +5.8
Third Way 93 4.3 +4.3
UKIP 62 2.8 +2.8
Majority 131 6.0
Turnout 2,184 23.6
Labour gain from Independent Swing
Rainham & Wennington By-Election 15 July 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Tony Ellis 805 31.2 -4.1
Conservative 776 30.1 +0.8
BNP Mark Blunden 549 21.3 +21.3
Residents' association 265 10.3 -12.2
Third Way 93 3.6 -0.7
Green 89 3.5 -2.3
Majority 29 1.1
Turnout 2,577 28.5
Labour gain from Independent Swing

2006-2010[edit]

St Andrews By-Election 14 June 2007[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Hornchurch Residents Association Mike Winter 993 32.0 -3.6
Conservative Gary Murphy 583 18.8 -15.7
BNP Mark Logan 580 18.7 +18.7
Labour Bryan Vincent 511 16.5 +0.7
Third Way David Durant 184 5.9 -0.8
UKIP Lawrence Webb 169 5.5 +5.5
Liberal Democrat Angela Kawa 80 2.6 +2.6
Majority 410 13.2
Turnout 3,100 29.6
Independent hold Swing
Gooshays By-Election 20 March 2008[5]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Mark Logan 865 38.0 +9.8
Labour Yve Cornell 741 32.5 +6.6
Conservative Malcolm Fox 489 21.5 -5.5
UKIP Lawrence Webb 70 3.1 -7.6
National Liberal Party David Durant 62 2.7 +2.7
Liberal Democrat Ian Sanderson 52 2.3 +2.3
Majority 124 5.5
Turnout 2,279 22.6
BNP hold Swing
South Hornchurch By-Election 3 July 2008[6]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Michael Burton 661 27.0 +7.9
BNP Anthony Steff 518 21.2 +21.2
Conservative Christopher Ryan 438 17.9 -4.7
Labour Graham Carr 416 17.0 -5.9
Residents' association Reg Whitney 287 11.7 -12.8
UKIP Craig Litwin 64 2.6 +2.6
English Democrats Peter Thorogood 28 1.1 +1.1
Residents' Association of London Malvin Brown 17 0.7 -4.5
Independent Mark Whitehead 17 0.7 +0.7
Majority 143 5.8
Turnout 2,446 23.8
Independent gain from Independent Swing
St Andrew's By-Election 4 June 2009[7]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Hornchurch Residents Association John Wood 1,413 32.0
Conservative Garry Pain 891 20.2
BNP Michael Joyce 771 17.5
Labour Graham Carr 455 10.3
Say No to European Union Lawrence Webb 433 9.8
National Liberal Party David Durant 291 6.6
Liberal Democrat Keith Taffs 159 3.6
Majority 522 11.8
Turnout 4,413 42.6
Independent gain from Conservative Swing

2010-2014[edit]

Gooshays By-Election, 21st March 2013[8]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
UKIP Lawrence James Webb 831 38.95 +24.6
Labour Christine Anne McGeary 569 26.67 -1.8
Conservative Marcus Christian Sebastian Llewellyn-Rothschild 280 13.12 -12.5
Harold Wood Hill Park Residents Association Darren Christopher Wise 227 10.64 +1.2
BNP Micky Braun 202 9.47 -12.6
Residents' Association of London Malvin Paul Brown 24 1.12 +1.12
Majority 262 12.28
Turnout 2,133 20.5
UKIP gain from Conservative Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Councillors". Havering London Borough. Retrieved 2009-12-20. 
  2. ^ "Local elections: Havering". BBC News Online. Retrieved 2009-12-20. 
  3. ^ "Havering". BBC News Online. Retrieved 2009-12-20. 
  4. ^ "St Andrew's Ward By-election June 2007". Havering London Borough. Retrieved 2009-12-20. 
  5. ^ "Gooshays Ward By-election 2008 results". Havering London Borough. Retrieved 2009-12-20. 
  6. ^ "Result of the South Hornchurch Ward By-election, Thursday 3 July 2008". Havering London Borough. Retrieved 2009-12-20. 
  7. ^ "St Andrew's Ward by-election result". Havering London Borough. Retrieved 2009-12-20. 
  8. ^ http://democracy.havering.gov.uk/mgElectionAreaResults.aspx?ID=2&RPID=1001020061

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