Kirklees Council election, 1998

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Elections to Kirklees Council were held on 7 May 1998. One third of the council was up for election and the Labour party kept overall control of the council.[1]

After the election, the composition of the council was

Election result[edit]

Kirklees Local Election Result 1998
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Labour 10 -4 41.7
  Liberal Democrat 9 +3 37.5
  Conservative 4 +2 16.7
  Green 1 +1 4.2
  Independent 0 -2 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Local Elections results". The Times. 1998-05-09. p. 46. 


Preceded by
Kirklees Council election, 1996
Kirklees local elections Succeeded by
Kirklees Council election, 1999