Bedfordshire County Council elections

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Bedfordshire County Council was elected every four years. It ceased to exist on 1 April 2009 when unitary councils were introduced across the whole of Bedfordshire. All services previously delivered by the County Council are now provided by either Bedford Borough Council or Central Bedfordshire Council.

Political control[edit]

Council elections[edit]

By-election results[edit]

Maulden By-Election 22 January 1998
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative 1,280 57.9 +3.2
Labour 673 30.4 +2.6
Liberal Democrats 259 11.7 -5.8
Majority 607 47.3
Turnout 2,212 40.0
Conservative hold Swing
Arlesley & Langford By-Election 9 September 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour 681 47.8 -4.2
Conservative 411 28.8 -19.2
Independent 333 23.4 +23.4
Majority 270 19.0
Turnout 1,425
Labour hold Swing
North East Bedfordshire By-Election 7 November 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative 1,001 69.3 +11.4
Liberal Democrats 318 22.0 +6.9
Labour 84 5.8 -11.2
Green 41 2.8 +2.8
Majority 683 47.3
Turnout 1,444 23.5
Conservative hold Swing
Plantation By-Election 18 March 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative 679 70.3 +20.7
Liberal Democrats 287 29.7 +13.2
Majority 392 40.6
Turnout 966 20.1
Conservative hold Swing

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