Richmond upon Thames London Borough Council election, 1998

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The 1998 Richmond upon Thames Council election took place on 7 May 1998 to elect members of Richmond upon Thames London Borough Council in London, England. The whole council was up for election and the Liberal Democrats stayed in overall control of the council.[1]

Election result[edit]

Richmond upon Thames Local Election Result 1998[2]
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Liberal Democrat 34 -9 65.4
  Conservative 14 +7 26.9
  Labour 4 +2 7.7

Ward results[edit]

Barnes (3)
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Central Twickenham (2)
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East Sheen (2)
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East Twickenham (3)
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Ham & Petersham (3)
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Hampton (3)
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Hampton Hill (3)
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Hampton Nursery (2)
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Hampton Wick (3)
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Heathfield (3)
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Kew (3)
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Mortlake (3)
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Palewell (3)
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Richmond Hill (3)
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Richmond Town (2)
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South Twickenham (3)
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Teddington (3)
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West Twickenham (2)
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Whitton (3)
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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Policy and politics: Local Elections: Analysis: Council poll results". The Guardian. 19 May 1998. p. 16. 
  2. ^ "Local Elections results". The Times. 9 May 1998. p. 46.