Bermondsey Borough election, 1956

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Elections to Metropolitan Borough of Bermondsey were held in 1956.

The borough had 13 wards which returned between 3 and 5 members. Of the 13 wards 6 of the wards had all candidates elected unopposed. Labour won all the seats, the Conservatives only stood in 4 wards, the Liberal Party 1 ward and the Communist Party 1 ward.

Election result[edit]

Bermondsey Borough Election Result 1956[1]
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Labour 45 100
  Conservative 0 0
  Liberal 0 0
  Communist 0 0


  1. ^ Willis, Alan; Woollard, John (2000). Twentieth Century Local Election Results Volume 2: Election Results For London Metropolitan Boroughs (1931–1962). Plymouth: Local Government Chronicle Elections Centre.

Preceded by
Bermondsey Borough election, 1953
Southwark local elections Succeeded by
Bermondsey Borough election, 1959