Hounslow local elections

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Hounslow Council in London, England is elected every four years. 60 councillors are elected from 20 wards, with by-elections held to fill any vacancies between elections.[1]

Political control[edit]

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

Party in control Years
Labour 1964 - 1968
Conservative 1968 - 1971
Labour 1971 - 2006
No overall control 2006 - 2010
Labour 2010 - present

Council elections[edit]

By-election results[edit]

1994-1998[edit]

Isleworth North By-Election 17 July 1997
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour 940 46.6 -9.9
Conservative 555 27.5 +3.2
Liberal Democrat 393 19.5 +6.6
Isleworth Community Group 131 6.5 +6.5
Majority 385 19.1
Turnout 2,019 25.3
Labour hold Swing

1998-2002[edit]

Gunnersbury By-Election 12 November 1998
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour 750 46.0 -12.2
Conservative 523 32.1 +4.5
Liberal Democrat 231 14.2 +0.1
Independent 125 7.7 +7.7
Majority 227 13.9
Turnout 1,629 21.3
Labour hold Swing
Hounslow Central By-Election 19 October 2000
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour 802 59.3 +5.2
Conservative 304 22.5 +3.9
Independent 135 10.0 -5.4
Liberal Democrat 112 8.3 -3.7
Majority 498 36.8
Turnout 1,353 17.5
Labour hold Swing
East Bedfont By-Election 19 October 2000
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrat 573 42.0 +17.4
Labour 372 27.3 -11.7
Conservative 283 20.8 +0.7
Independent 135 9.9 -6.4
Majority 201 14.7
Turnout 1,363 15.3
Liberal Democrat gain from Labour Swing
Chiswick Riverside By-Election 8 March 2001
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative 939 44.5 +6.9
Liberal Democrat 607 28.8 -4.2
Labour 565 26.8 -2.6
Majority 332 15.7
Turnout 2,111 26.7
Conservative hold Swing

2002-2006[edit]

Hounslow South By-Election 3 October 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour 866 38.0 +3.0
Community 657 28.8 +15.6
Conservative 594 26.0 -9.0
Liberal Democrat 156 7.2 -4.2
Majority 209 9.2
Turnout 2,282 27.9
Labour gain from Conservative Swing
Heston West By-Election 30 September 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour 596 40.7 -19.0
Liberal Democrat 461 31.5 +31.5
Conservative 406 27.8 +5.2
Majority 135 9.2
Turnout 1,463 17.8
Labour hold Swing
Heston East By-Election 25 November 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour 593 42.9 +15.1
Conservative 432 31.3 +5.3
Liberal Democrat 356 25.8 +0.0
Majority 161 11.6
Turnout 1,381 16.7
Labour hold Swing
Chiswick Homefields By-Election 9 December 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative 878 58.1 +12.7
Labour 430 28.5 +4.7
Green 203 13.4 +4.2
Majority 448 29.6
Turnout 1,511 18.6
Conservative hold Swing
Osterley & Spring Grove By-Election 25 August 2005
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Sheila O'Reilly 1,008 52.2 +11.3
Labour Bandna Chopra 524 27.1 -2.0
Community Andrew Sibley 223 11.6 +2.2
Liberal Democrat Naseem Pankhida 175 9.1 -2.0
Majority 484 25.1
Turnout 1,930 22.3
Conservative hold Swing

2006-2010[edit]

Hanworth Park By-Election 12 July 2007[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Paul Jabbal 1,054 41.1 -3.3
Labour Colin Eilar 729 28.4 +2.1
Liberal Democrat Simon Martin 507 19.8 +4.2
Independent Vanessa Smith 201 7.8 -5.9
Green Anthony Agius 73 2.8 +2.8
Majority 325 12.7
Turnout 2,564 32.3
Conservative hold Swing
Chiswick Riverside By-Election 13 December 2007[5]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Thomas Hearn 1,207 61.1 +16.1
Labour Edward Mayne 414 21.0 +3.2
Liberal Democrat Phyllis Ballantyne 250 12.7 -7.1
Green Martin Bleach 103 5.2 -12.2
Majority 793 40.1
Turnout 1,974 24.6
Conservative hold Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Elections - results". London Borough of Hounslow. Retrieved 2009-07-12. 
  2. ^ "Hounslow". BBC News Online. 19 April 2009. Retrieved 2010-05-08. 
  3. ^ "Hounslow". BBC News Online. Retrieved 2009-07-12. 
  4. ^ "By-election - Hanworth". London Borough of Hounslow. Retrieved 2009-07-12. 
  5. ^ "By-elections". London Borough of Hounslow. Retrieved 2009-07-12. 

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