Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council election, 1998
Elections to Rochdale 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 where they defeated the Liberal Democrats in 1996.
After the election, the composition of the council was
|Rochdale Local Election Result 1998|
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- "Council poll results", The Guardian 9 May 1998 page 16