Warwick District Council elections

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Warwick District Council in Warwickshire, England is elected every four years.

Political control[edit]

Since the foundation of the council in 1973 political control of the council has been held by the following parties:[1]

Party in control Years
No overall control 1973 - 1976
Conservative 1976 - 1995
No overall control 1995 - 2007
Conservative 2007 - present

Council elections[edit]

By-election results[edit]

1995-1999[edit]

Warwick North By-Election 1 May 1997
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour 2,401 49.1 -9.4
Conservative 1,820 37.2 +13.7
Liberal Democrat 666 13.6 +1.8
Majority 581 11.9
Turnout 4,887
Labour hold Swing
Budbrooke By-Election 17 July 1997
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative 560 59.4 +7.6
Labour 224 23.8 -24.4
Liberal Democrat 159 16.9 +16.9
Majority 336 35.6
Turnout 943 42.0
Conservative hold Swing

1999-2003[edit]

Warwick North By-Election 7 June 2001
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Misan McFarland 2,236 52.4 -3.7
Conservative 1,320 30.9 +4.7
Liberal Democrat 545 12.8 +1.8
Green 167 3.9 -2.8
Majority 916 21.5
Turnout 4,268
Labour hold Swing
Warwick West By-Election 7 June 2001
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour 1,837 48.7 +0.5
Conservative 1,336 35.4 +7.9
Liberal Democrat 430 11.4 -1.2
Green 167 4.4 -7.2
Majority 441 13.3
Turnout 3,770
Labour hold Swing
Whitnash By-Election 7 June 2001
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour 1,440 38.2 +11.4
Residents 1,194 31.6 -25.1
Conservative 761 20.2 +9.5
Liberal Democrat 255 6.8 +6.8
Green 123 3.3 -2.5
Majority 246 6.6
Turnout 3,773
Labour gain from Independent Swing
St. John's By-Election 15 November 2001
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative 983 56.2 +2.0
Labour 516 29.5 +5.1
Liberal Democrat 249 14.2 -2.0
Majority 467 26.7
Turnout 1,748 24.0
Conservative hold Swing

2003-2007[edit]

Warwick South By-Election 4 November 2004[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Anne Mellor 1,059 56.4 +27.4
Liberal Democrat David Manuel 426 22.7 +9.2
Labour John Barrott 300 16.0 +1.7
Green Juliet Nickels 94 5.0 -4.9
Majority 633 33.7
Turnout 1,879 25.0
Conservative hold Swing
Kenilworth St John's By-Election 2 March 2006[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Norman Vincett 890 48.8 +6.9
Liberal Democrat Shirley Shilton 674 37.0 +19.1
Labour Jeremy Eastaugh 206 11.3 -6.8
Independent Brian Hadland 52 2.9 -10.2
Majority 216 11.8
Turnout 1,822 31.3
Conservative hold Swing

2007-2011[edit]

Leamington Brunswick By-Election 4 June 2009[5]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Alan Wilkinson 605 35.8 -9.1
Conservative Didar Kundi 428 25.3 +3.8
Liberal Democrat Charlotte Farrington 216 12.8 -4.3
Green Rebecca Knight 209 12.4 -4.1
BNP Martin Smallwood 136 8.0 +8.0
Whitnash Resident's Association Clive Taylor 96 5.7 +5.7
Majority 177 10.5
Turnout 1,690 29.0
Labour hold Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Warwick". BBC News Online. Retrieved 2009-09-13. 
  2. ^ "Local elections". BBC News Online. Retrieved 2009-09-13. 
  3. ^ "Tories win by-election". Coventry Evening Telegraph. 2004-11-05. p. 2. 
  4. ^ "Labour makes surprise byelection gain". guardian.co.uk. 2006-03-03. Retrieved 2009-09-13. 
  5. ^ "Elections 2009". Warwick District Council. Retrieved 2009-09-13. 

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