United Kingdom local elections, 1985
Local elections were held in the United Kingdom in 1985. The projected share of the vote was Labour 39%, Conservative 32%, Liberal-SDP Alliance 26%. In terms of seats, both Conservatives and Labour lost some ground to the benefit of the Liberal-SDP Alliance.
The overall results were as follows;
Conservative losses: 202 Number of Conservative councillors: 10,191
Labour losses: 124 Number of Labour councillors: 8,746
Liberal-SDP Alliance gains: 302 Number of Liberal-SDP Alliance councillors: 2,633
See also