North Lincolnshire Council elections

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North Lincolnshire is a unitary authority in Lincolnshire, England. It was created on 1 April 1996 replacing Glanford, Scunthorpe, part of Boothferry and Humberside County Council.

Political control[edit]

Since the first election to the council in 1995 political control of the council has been held by the following parties:[1]

Party in control Years
Labour 1995–2003
Conservative 2003–2007
Labour 2007–2011
Conservative 2011–present

Council elections[edit]

District result maps[edit]

By-election results[edit]

Ashby By-Election 24 July 1997
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour 889 72.4 -11.7
Conservative 252 20.5 +4.6
Liberal Democrat 87 7.1 +7.1
Majority 637 51.9
Turnout 1,228 15.6
Labour hold Swing
Burton-upon-Stather and Guness By-Election 30 November 2000
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Tracy Muir 854 52.0 -0.7
Labour David Oldfield 631 38.5 -8.8
Independent Frank Bottamley 156 9.5 +9.5
Majority 223 13.5
Turnout 1,641 31.5
Conservative hold Swing
Broughton and Appelby By-Election 18 December 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Ivan Glover 891 49.1 +0.9
Labour Ken Edgell 790 43.6 +2.3
Liberal Democrat Val Margetts 132 7.3 -3.2
Majority 101 5.5
Turnout 1,813 35.6
Conservative hold Swing
Crosby & Park By-Election 27 January 2005
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour Christine O'Sullivan 1,044 54.9 -4.4
Liberal Democrat Neil Poole 414 21.8 +8.8
Conservative Michael Sykes 258 13.5 -1.1
BNP Robert Bailey 186 9.8 +9.8
Majority 630 33.1
Turnout 1,902 22.6
Labour hold Swing
Ashby By-Election 21 April 2005
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour Michael Collinson 1,151 68.0 +14.7
Conservative Alec Readhead 328 19.4 -5.8
Liberal Democrat John Thompson 213 12.6 -8.9
Majority 823 48.6
Turnout 1,692 23.2
Labour hold Swing
Brumby By-Election 8 December 2005
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour Leonard Foster 796 66.5 +6.3
Conservative Lawrence Chapman 249 20.8 -1.3
Liberal Democrat Adrian Holmes 152 12.7 -5.0
Majority 547 45.7
Turnout 1,197 14.3
Labour hold Swing
Ridge By-Election 8 December 2005
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Trevor Foster 1,154 37.4 -13.3
Liberal Democrat Neil Poole 1,102 35.7 +9.1
Labour Alan May 656 21.3 -1.5
Independent Andrew Talliss 175 5.7 +5.7
Majority 52 1.7
Turnout 3,087 31.5
Conservative hold Swing
Barton By-Election 21 May 2009
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Paul Vickers 1,576 64.35 -0.52
Labour Sue Turner 653 26.66 +6.18
Liberal Democrat Richard Alan Nixon 220 8.98 +1.93
Majority 873 35.65
Turnout 2,449
Conservative hold Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Council compositions". The Elections Centre. Retrieved 3 May 2016. 
  2. ^ legislation.gov.uk - The Borough of North Lincolnshire (Electoral Changes) Order 2001. Retrieved on 4 October 2015.

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