Chorley Borough Council elections

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One third of Chorley Borough Council is elected each year, followed by one year without election.

Political control[edit]

Party Period
No overall control 1973 – 1976
Conservative 1976 – 1983
No overall control 1983 – 1990
Labour 1990 – 1991
No overall control 1991 – 1995
Labour 1995 – 2000
No overall control 2000 – 2006
Conservative 2006 – 2011
No overall control 2011 – 2012
Labour 2012 – present

Council elections[edit]

Borough result maps[edit]

By-election results[edit]

Charnock Richard by-election 15 May 1997
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative 467 62.8
Labour 233 31.3
Liberal Democrat 44 5.9
Majority 134 31.5
Turnout 744 49.1
Conservative hold Swing
Clayton Le Woods & Whittle Le Woods By-Election 5 May 2005
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative 1,395 41.5 -9.9
Labour 1,105 32.8 +9.8
Liberal Democrat 865 25.7 +0.1
Majority 290 8.7
Turnout 3,365
Conservative hold Swing
Wheelton and Withnell By-Election 4 June 2009
Party Candidate Votes % ±
New Party Colin Denby
Labour Christopher France
UKIP Nick Hogan
Conservative Eleanor Smith
Majority
Turnout

References[edit]

  1. ^ legislation.gov.uk - The Borough of Chorley (Electoral Arrangements) Order 1975. Retrieved on 19 November 2015.
  2. ^ The Lancashire (District Boundaries) Order 1986
  3. ^ legislation.gov.uk - The Cheshire, Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Merseyside (County and District Boundaries) Order 1993. Retrieved on 5 November 2015.
  4. ^ "Chorley". BBC Online. Retrieved 6 September 2008.
  5. ^ legislation.gov.uk - The Borough of Chorley (Electoral Changes) Order 2001. Retrieved on 4 October 2015.

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