Woolton (ward)

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Woolton is a Liverpool City Council Ward within the Garston and Halewood Parliamentary constituency. In 2004 the boundary changed to incorporate a small part of Allerton ward and lost a small area to the new Allerton and Hunts Cross ward.

Councillors[edit]

The ward has returned five Councillors since the 2004 boundary changes.[1]

Term Councillor Party
2004 - 2012 Barbara Collinge Liberal Democrats
2004–2014 Malcolm Kelly Liberal Democrats
2004–Present Barbara Mace Liberal Democrats
2012–Present Mark Norris Labour
2014–Present Colin McAlley Labour

Election results[edit]

Elections of the 2010s[edit]

Liverpool City Council Municipal Elections 2014: 22nd May 2014 [2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Colin McAlley 1576 38.51% +1.49%
Liberal Democrat Malcolm Kelly 1375 33.60% -0.77%
Conservative Adam Marsden 772 18.87% +1.29%
Green Ben Owen 272 6.65% +3.12%
Liberal Maria Langley 97 2.37% -0.20%
Majority 201 4.91% +2.26%
Turnout 4092 39.16% -0.88%
Labour gain from Liberal Democrat Swing +1.13%
Liverpool City Council Municipal Elections 2012: 3rd May 2012 [3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Mark Steven Norris 1541 37.02% +4.66%
Liberal Democrat Kathryn Dadswell 1431 34.37% -3.01%
Conservative Adam Ernest Marsden 732 17.58% -6.95%
UKIP Joseph Stanley Chiffers 205 4.92% n/a
Green Fiona Margaret McGill Coyne 147 3.53% +0.21%
Liberal Maria Langley 107 2.57% +0.34%
Majority 110 2.65%
Turnout 4163 40.04% -5.23%
Labour gain from Liberal Democrat Swing
Liverpool City Council Municipal Elections 2011: 5th May 2011 [4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrat Barbara Mace 1763 37.48% -13.37%
Labour Mary Aspinall 1522 32.36% +7.56%
Conservative Adam Ernest Marsden 1154 24.53% +3.00%
Green Alexander Rudkin 156 3.32% +0.49%
Liberal Maria Langley 109 2.32% n/a
Majority 241 5.12% -20.93%
Turnout 4704 45.27% -21.30%
Liberal Democrat hold Swing -20.93%
Liverpool City Council Municipal Elections 2010: Woolton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrat Malcolm Kelly 3543 50.85% +4.74%
Labour John Owen Fulham 1728 24.80% +9.81%
Conservative Richard Michael Downey 1500 21.53% -11.33%
Green Alexander Rudkin 197 2.83% -1.39%
Majority 1815 26.05%
Turnout 6968 66.57% +30.12%
Liberal Democrat hold Swing -7.28%

Elections of the 2000s[edit]

Liverpool City Council Municipal Elections 2008: Woolton [5]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrat Barbara Collinge 1771 46.11%
Conservative Richard Michael Downey 1254 32.86%
Labour Laurence Richard Freeman 572 14.99%
Green Alexander Rudkin 161 4.22%
Liberal Maria Langley 58 1.52%
Majority
Turnout 3816 36.45%
Liberal Democrat hold Swing
Liverpool City Council Municipal Elections 2007: Woolton [6]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrat Barbara Mace 2019 57.33%
Conservative Stephen Fitzsimmons 742 21.07%
Labour Laurence Richard Freeman 491 13.94%
Green Alexander Rudkin 149 4.23%
Liberal Maria Langley 121 3.44%
Majority
Turnout 3522 33.65%
Liberal Democrat hold Swing
Liverpool City Council Municipal Elections 2006: Woolton [7]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrat Malcolm Kelly 1959 56.26%
Conservative Stephen Fitzsimmons 752 21.60%
Labour Laurence Richard Freeman 459 12.18%
Green Alexander Rudkin 188 5.40%
Liberal Maria Langley 124 3.56%
Majority
Turnout 3482 33.01%
Liberal Democrat hold Swing

After the boundary change of 2004 the whole of Liverpool City Council faced election. Three Councillors were returned.

Liverpool City Council Municipal Elections 2004: Woolton [8]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrat Barbara Collinge 3440
Liberal Democrat Barbara Mace 3440
Liberal Democrat Malcolm Kelly 3134
Conservative Emlyn Williams 656
Conservative Stephen Fitzsimmons 599
Labour Maureen Freeman 594
Conservative Nanik Vaswani 589
Labour Laurence Freeman 571
Majority
Turnout 4823 45.62%
Liberal Democrat hold Swing n/a

italics - Denotes the sitting Councillor.
bold - Denotes the winning candidate.

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Liverpool City Council elections 1998-2006". 15 May 2010. 
  2. ^ "Municipal Election results 2014, Woolton". Liverpool City Council. 
  3. ^ "Municipal Election results 2012, Woolton". Liverpool City Council. 
  4. ^ "Notice of Poll". Liverpool City Council. 
  5. ^ "Municipal Election results 2008, Woolton". Liverpool City Council. 
  6. ^ "Municipal Election results 2007, Woolton". Liverpool City Council. 
  7. ^ "Municipal Election results 2006, Woolton". Liverpool City Council. 
  8. ^ "Municipal Election results 2004". Liverpool City Council. 

Coordinates: 53°22′26″N 2°51′53″W / 53.3739°N 2.8646°W / 53.3739; -2.8646