Flixton (ward)

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Flixton
Flixton (Trafford Council Ward).png
Flixton within Trafford
Population 10,828 [1]
Metropolitan borough
Metropolitan county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
EU Parliament North West
UK Parliament
Councillors
  • Viv Ward (Conservative)
  • Jonathan Coupe (Conservative)
  • Paul Lally (Conservative)
List of places
UK
England

Flixton is an electoral ward of Trafford, Greater Manchester, covering the most of the village of Flixton.

Councillors[edit]

Election Councillor Councillor Councillor
2004 Viv Ward (Con) Jonathan Coupe (Con) Keith Summerfield (Con)
2006 Viv Ward (Con) Jonathan Coupe (Con) Keith Summerfield (Con)
2007 Viv Ward (Con) Jonathan Coupe (Con) Keith Summerfield (Con)
2008 Viv Ward (Con) Jonathan Coupe (Con) Keith Summerfield (Con)
2010 Viv Ward (Con) Jonathan Coupe (Con) Keith Summerfield (Con)
2011 Viv Ward (Con) Jonathan Coupe (Con) Keith Summerfield (Con)
2012 Viv Ward (Con) Jonathan Coupe (Con) Paul Lally (Con)
2014 Viv Ward (Con) Jonathan Coupe (Con) Paul Lally (Con)
2015 Viv Ward (Con) Jonathan Coupe (Con) Paul Lally (Con)
2016 Viv Ward (Con) Jonathan Coupe (Con) Paul Lally (Con)

     indicates seat up for re-election.

Elections in 2010s[edit]

May 2016[edit]

2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Paul Lally* 1,475 41.4 -4.7
Labour Simon Thomas 1,415 39.8 -3.5
UKIP Michael Bayley-Sanderson 422 11.9 +11.9
Green Christine McLaughlin 157 4.4 -3.0
Liberal Democrat David Martin 90 2.5 -0.8
Majority 60 1.7 -1.1
Turnout 3,559 44.1 -28.5
Conservative hold Swing

May 2015[edit]

2015
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Jonathan Coupe* 2,753 46.1 +7.5
Labour Ged Carter 2,586 43.3 +5.8
Green Alison Cavanagh 440 7.4 +2.4
Liberal Democrat Wayne Harrison 197 3.3 +1.0
Majority 167 2.8 +1.7
Turnout 5,976 72.6 +28.8
Conservative hold Swing

May 2014[edit]

2014
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Viv Ward* 1,427 38.6 -7.7
Labour Ged Carter 1,388 37.5 -4.1
UKIP Chris Frost 610 16.5 +16.5
Green Alison Cavanagh 188 5.0 -4.2
Liberal Democrat Kirsty Cullen 86 2.3 -0.6
Majority 39 1.1 -3.6
Turnout 3,699 45.6 +5.9
Conservative hold Swing

May 2012[edit]

2012
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Paul Lally 1,481 46.3 -1.6
Labour Freda Mottley 1,330 41.6 +1.4
Green Alison Cavanagh 294 9.2 +1.4
Liberal Democrat Richard Elliott 94 2.9 -1.2
Majority 151 4.7 -3.0
Turnout 3,199 39.5 -4.3
Conservative hold Swing

May 2011[edit]

2011
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Jonathan Coupe* 1,754 47.9 +4.7
Labour Freda Mottley 1,473 40.2 +2.6
Green Alison Cavanagh 284 7.8 +4.1
Liberal Democrat Richard Elliott 150 4.1 -11.4
Majority 281 7.7 +2.1
Turnout 3,661 43.8 -27.0
Conservative hold Swing

May 2010[edit]

2010
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Viv Ward* 2,541 43.2 -12.4
Labour Tom McDonald 2,214 37.6 +9.9
Liberal Democrat Richard Elliott 915 15.5 +5.5
Green Paul Syrett 218 3.7 -2.9
Majority 327 5.6 -22.3
Turnout 5,888 70.8 +32.6
Conservative hold Swing

Elections in 2000s[edit]

May 2008[edit]

2008
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Keith Summerfield* 1,785 55.6 +4.9
Labour Dolores O'Sullivan 890 27.7 -4.7
Liberal Democrat Richard Elliott 321 10.0 -0.1
Green Paul Syrett 213 6.6 -0.2
Majority 895 27.9 +9.5
Turnout 3,209 38.2 -2.0
Conservative hold Swing

May 2007[edit]

2007
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Jonathan Coupe* 1,652 50.7 -2.7
Labour Dolores O’Sullivan 1,054 32.4 -1.0
Liberal Democrat Martin Elliott 330 10.1 +10.1
Green Anne Power 220 6.8 -6.4
Majority 598 18.4 -1.6
Turnout 3,256 40.2 +1.8
Conservative hold Swing

May 2006[edit]

2006
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Viv Ward* 1,644 53.4 -3.7
Labour Joyce Acton 1,030 33.4 -1.4
Green Christopher Webb 406 13.2 +13.2
Majority 614 20.0 +0.4
Turnout 3,080 38.4 -10.2
Conservative hold Swing

May 2004[edit]

2004 (after boundary changes)
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Keith Summerfield* 1,952 19.4
Conservative Jonathan Coupe* 1,915 19.0
Conservative Viv Ward* 1,885 18.7
Labour Gerard Carter 1,227 12.2
Labour Dolores O'Sullivan 1,175 11.7
Labour Nigel Roberts 1,095 10.9
Liberal Democrat Alan Vernon 819 8.1
Turnout 10,068 48.6

May 2003[edit]

2003
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Jonathan Coupe* 2,130 51.0 -0.5
Labour Karina Carter 1,652 39.5 -9.0
Independent Paul Pickford 398 9.5 +9.5
Majority 478 11.5 +8.5
Turnout 4,180 57.1 +3.3
Conservative hold Swing

May 2002[edit]

2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Keith Summerfield 2,070 51.5 -9.0
Labour Karina Carter 1,946 48.5 +8.9
Majority 124 3.0 -17.9
Turnout 4,016 53.8 +15.8
Conservative hold Swing

May 2000[edit]

2000
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Vivienne Ward* 1,755 60.5 +11.3
Labour Jennifer Carroll 1,148 39.6 -5.6
Majority 607 20.9 +16.9
Turnout 2,903 38.0 -4.4
Conservative hold Swing

Elections in 1990s[edit]

1999
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Coupe 1,603 49.2 -4.2
Labour AS Jones* 1,473 45.2 -1.4
Liberal Democrat Smith 181 5.6 +5.6
Majority 130 4.0 -2.8
Turnout 3,257 42.4 -0.4
Conservative gain from Labour Swing
1998
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative T. R. Seddon* 1,754 53.4 +10.9
Labour M. G. H. Barker 1,532 46.6 +4.9
Majority 222 6.8 +6.0
Turnout 3,286 42.8 -3.4
Conservative hold Swing
1996
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative E. V. Ward* 1,534 42.5 +2.7
Labour M. G. H. Barker 1,506 41.7 -1.9
Liberal Democrat A. Vernon 571 15.8 -0.8
Majority 28 0.8 -3.1
Turnout 3,611 46.2 -3.4
Conservative hold Swing
1995
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour A. S. Jones 1,688 43.6 +12.5
Conservative M. P. Whetton 1,539 39.8 -1.0
Liberal Democrat A. Vernon 643 16.6 -11.4
Majority 149 3.9 -5.8
Turnout 3,870 49.6 -4.1
Labour gain from Conservative Swing
1994
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative T. R. Seddon* 1,625 40.8 -11.4
Labour J. D. Chapman-Barker 1,238 31.1 +6.5
Liberal Democrat A. Vernon 1,115 28.0 +4.8
Majority 387 9.7 -18.0
Turnout 3,978 53.7 +5.1
Conservative hold Swing
1992
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative E. V. Ward 1,989 52.2 +8.1
Labour G. A. Carter 936 24.6 -4.9
Liberal Democrat A. Vernon 883 23.2 -3.2
Majority 1,053 27.7 +13.1
Turnout 3,808 48.6 +6.6
Conservative hold Swing
1991
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative J. G. Graham 1,881 44.1 +1.8
Labour T. K. McDonald 1,257 29.5 -5.1
Liberal Democrat A. Vernon 1,125 26.4 +7.3
Majority 624 14.6 +6.9
Turnout 4,263 55.2 -4.6
Conservative hold Swing
1990
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative T. R. Seddon 1,989 42.3 -2.3
Labour J. Moore 1,625 34.6 +6.6
Liberal Democrat A. Vernon 898 19.1 -8.4
Green N. M. Smith 187 4.0 +4.0
Majority 364 7.7 -8.9
Turnout 4,699 59.8 +2.3
Conservative gain from Labour Swing

Elections in 1980s[edit]

1988
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative R. W. Robinson 2,052 44.6 -0.5
Labour P. G. Dowland 1,289 28.0 +3.8
Liberal Democrat A. Vernon* 1,265 27.5 -3.2
Majority 763 16.6 +2.3
Turnout 4,606 57.5 -5.7
Conservative gain from Liberal Democrat Swing
1987
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative A. R. Coupe 2,294 45.1 +11.0
Liberal P. I. M. Crompton 1,565 30.7 -0.1
Labour P. G. Dowland 1,231 24.2 -10.9
Majority 729 14.3 +13.2
Turnout 5,090 63.2 +10.8
Conservative gain from Liberal Swing
1986
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour B. J. Hughes 1,477 35.1 +11.0
Conservative C. A. Lord* 1,432 34.1 -3.4
Liberal P. I. M. Crompton 1,293 30.8 -7.6
Majority 45 1.1 +0.2
Turnout 4,202 52.4 +0.7
Labour gain from Conservative Swing
By-Election 23 May 1985
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal J. E. Parry 1,608 40.5 +2.1
Conservative A. M. Durbin 1,213 30.6 -6.9
Labour M. J. Goggins 1,146 28.9 +4.8
Majority 395 10.0 +9.1
Turnout 3,967 49.4 +2.2
Liberal hold Swing
1984
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal A. Vernon 1,590 38.4 -3.4
Conservative N. J. Fitzpatrick* 1,551 37.5 -2.8
Labour M. J. Goggins 996 24.1 +6.2
Majority 39 0.9 -0.6
Turnout 4,137 51.7 -4.3
Liberal gain from Conservative Swing
1983
Party Candidate Votes % ±
SDP–Liberal Alliance D. E. Earl* 1,885 41.8 +3.8
Conservative P. Schofield 1,819 40.3 -4.2
Labour G. Woodburn 807 17.9 +0.5
Majority 66 1.5 -5.0
Turnout 4,511 56.0 +3.5
SDP–Liberal Alliance hold Swing
1982
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative C. A. Lord 1,856 44.5 +6.3
Liberal A. Vernon 1,585 38.0 +5.8
Labour H. Pollard 726 17.4 -16.5
Majority 271 6.5 +2.2
Turnout 4,167 52.5 +3.7
Conservative hold Swing
By-Election 9 July 1981
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal D. E. Earl 1,400 40.1 +9.2
Conservative P. Schofield 1,199 34.3 -2.3
Labour R. A. Tully 895 25.6 -6.9
Majority 201 5.8 -1.7
Turnout 3,494 44.4 -4.4
Liberal gain from Conservative Swing
1980
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative N. J. Fitzpatrick* 1,403 38.2 -15.1
Labour J. D. Brown 1,245 33.9 +3.5
Liberal D. E. Earl 1,183 32.2 +15.9
Majority 158 4.3 -18.6
Turnout 3,673 48.8 -32.1
Conservative hold Swing

Elections in 1970s[edit]

1979
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative G. B. W. Lumby* 4,023 53.3 -18.8
Labour J. D. Brown 2,295 30.4 +2.5
Liberal R. K. Sangster 1,226 16.3 +16.3
Majority 1,728 22.9 -21.3
Turnout 7,544 80.9 +47.7
Conservative hold Swing
1978
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative W. Wroe* 2,205 72.1 +9.2
Labour J. Shaw 853 27.9 +5.3
Majority 1,352 44.2 +3.9
Turnout 3,058 33.2 -9.7
Conservative hold Swing
1976
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative N. J. Fitzpatrick* 2,492 62.9 +8.4
Labour D. J. Watts 894 22.6 +3.0
Liberal M. G. Maxfield 575 14.5 -11.4
Majority 1,598 40.3 +11.7
Turnout 3,961 42.9 -4.7
Conservative hold Swing
1975
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative G. B. W. Lumby* 2,363 54.5
Liberal D. J. Gilbert 1,123 25.9
Labour C. Nightingale 851 19.6
Majority 1,240 28.6
Turnout 4,337 47.6
Conservative hold Swing
1973
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative W. Wroe 1,877 20.4
Conservative N. J. Fitzpatrick 1,755 19.1
Conservative G. B. W. Lumby 1,737 18.9

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Area profiles: demographics". infotrafford.org.uk. Trafford Innovation and Intelligence Lab. 2013. Retrieved 8 June 2016. 

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