Newham London Borough Council election, 1978

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Elections to Newham London Borough Council were held in May 1978. The whole council was up for election. Turnout was 26.8%. The Liberal Party didn't stand in the elections, and others won 3 seats.

Election result[edit]

Newham Local Election Result 1978[1]
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Labour 57 61.6
  Conservative 0 16.3
  Others 3 22.2

Ward results[edit]

Beckton (2)
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Bemersyde (2)
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Canning Town & Grange (2)
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Castle (2)
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Central (2)
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Custom House & Silvertown (3)
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Forest Gate (3)
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Greatfield (3)
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Hudsons (3)
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Kensington (2)
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Little Ilford (3)
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Manor Park (3)
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Monega (2)
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New Town (2)
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Ordnance (2)
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Park (3)
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Plaistow (3)
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Plashet (3)
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St Stephens (2)
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South (3)
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Stratford (2)
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Upton (3)
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Wall End (3)
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West Ham (2)
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Rallings, Colin; Thrasher, Michael (1993). Local Elections in Britain: A Statistical Digest. Plymouth: Local Government Chronicle Elections Centre.