Lambeth Council election, 1998

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Elections to Lambeth London Borough Council were held on 7 May 1998. The whole council was up for election and the Labour party took overall control of the council.[1][2]

Election result[edit]

Lambeth Local Election Result 1998[1]
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Labour 41 +19 64.1
  Liberal Democrat 18 -7 28.1
  Conservative 5 -9 7.8
  Independent 0 0 3 -3 0

Ward results[edit]

* - Existing Councillor seeking re-election.

Angell[edit]

Angell (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Dominic Hogan 946
Labour Donatus Anyanwu 906
Labour Simon Stevens 887
Independent Thomas Butler 315
Independent David Woolford 301
Independent Andrew Morris 274
Liberal Democrat Alan Beven 229
Green Albere Hanna 197
Liberal Democrat Manjula Roy 194
Liberal Democrat Richard Laming 178
Conservative Sheila Angel 134
Conservative Michael Angel 133
Conservative Robert Angel 104
[[Movement for Justice|Template:Movement for Justice/meta/shortname]] Alexander Owolade 95
Communist Peter Clifford 59
Turnout


St Leonard's[edit]

St Leonard's (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrat Clive Bennett 1,162
Liberal Democrat Brian Palmer 1,103
Liberal Democrat Roger Giess 1,092
Labour Sally A Bowdery 727
Labour Roger C J Bowdery 703
Labour Brycchan Carey 630
Conservative Joanna M Barker 618
Conservative Andrew W Burkinshaw 580
Conservative Glyn M Kyle 580
Green Hugh R Fraser 213
Turnout
Liberal Democrat gain from Conservative Swing
Liberal Democrat gain from Conservative Swing
Liberal Democrat gain from Conservative Swing

References[edit]


Preceded by
Lambeth Council election, 1994
Lambeth local elections Succeeded by
Lambeth Council election, 2002