Norwich City Council election, 2007

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Norwich City Council election, 2007
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13 of 39 seats (One Third) to Norwich City Council
20 seats needed for a majority
  First party Second party
  Blank Blank
Party Labour Green
Seats won 5
(For a total of 15)
4
(For a total of 10)
Seat change Decrease1 Increase1
Popular vote 10,309 9,528
Percentage 28.9% 26.8%
Swing Increase 1.1% Increase 2.3%

  Third party Fourth party
  Blank Blank
Party Liberal Democrat Conservative
Seats won 2
(For a total of 11)
2
(For a total of 3)
Seat change Decrease1 Increase1
Popular vote 8,216 7,238
Percentage 23.1% 20.3%
Swing Decrease 3.8% Increase 1.2%

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Map showing the 2007 local election results in Norwich.

Council control before election

No Overall Control

Council control after election

No Overall Control

The 2007 Norwich City Council election took place on 3 May 2007 to elect members of Norwich City Council in England. One third of seats (13) were up for election.[1] This was on the same day as other local elections.

Election result[edit]

After the election, the new makeup of the City Council was:

  • Labour 15 (-1)
  • Liberal Democrat 11 (-1)
  • Green 10 (+1)
  • Conservative 3 (+1)
Norwich Council Election Result 2007[1]
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Labour 5 –1 38.5 28.9 10,309 +1.1
  Green 4 +1 30.8 26.8 9,528 +2.3
  Liberal Democrat 2 –1 15.4 23.1 8,216 -3.8
  Conservative 2 +1 15.4 20.3 7,238 +1.2
  UKIP 0 ±0 0.9 327 +0.6
Turnout

Ward results[edit]

Bowthorpe[edit]

Bowthorpe
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative John Graham Wyatt 975
Labour Chrissie Rumsby 966
Green Blair Andrew Campbell 337
Liberal Democrat Francis John McInvor 282
Majority 9
Turnout

Catton Grove[edit]

Catton Grove
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Evelyn Jean Collishaw 1,003
Labour Martin Alexander Booth 877
Green Penny Edwards 313
Liberal Democrat Nesar Ahmed 194
Majority 126
Turnout

Crome[edit]

Crome
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour Alan Waters 1,110
Conservative Kay Frances Mason 684
Liberal Democrat Irene Patricia Bowling 402
Green Christopher Webb 303
Majority 426
Turnout

Eaton[edit]

Eaton
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Democrat Rosalind Mary Wright 1,607
Conservative Vic Hopes 1,303
Labour Ron Borrett 467
Green Richard Andrew Bearman 454
UKIP John Frederick Wilder 117
Majority 304
Turnout

Lakenham[edit]

Lakenham
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour Keith Malcom Driver 1,159
Liberal Democrat Gordon Richard Dean 1,060
Green Jacqui McCarney 293
Conservative Carrie Chandler 290
UKIP Steve Emmens 130
Majority 99
Turnout

Mancroft[edit]

Mancroft
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Green Tom Dylan 1,027
Labour David Fullman 687
Liberal Democrat Alan David Oliver 481
Conservative Niki William George 398
Majority 340
Turnout

Mile Cross[edit]

Mile Cross
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour Steve Morphew 1,013
Liberal Democrat Simon Richard Nobbs 707
Conservative David John Mackie 305
Green Christine Patricia Way 298
Majority 306
Turnout

Nelson[edit]

Nelson
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Green Adrian Philip Ramsay 1,899 61.6
Liberal Democrat David Angus Fairbairn 518 16.8
Labour Peter Bartram 397 12.9
Conservative Malcolm Andrew Chamberlin 271 8.8
Majority 1,381
Turnout 3085

Sewell[edit]

Sewell
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour Julie Brociek-Coulton 931
Green Penny Killingbeck 573
Conservative Tony William Landamore 453
Liberal Democrat Ian Robert Williams 428
Majority 358
Turnout

Thorpe Hamlet[edit]

Thorpe Hamlet
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Democrat Jeremy Nigel Hooke 953
Green James Patrick Conway 952
Conservative George Richards 429
Labour John Holdcroft 428
Majority 1
Turnout

Town Close[edit]

Town Close
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Green Stephen Ralph Little 1,474
Liberal Democrat Chris Thomas 734
Conservative Eileen Olive Wyatt 620
Labour Bob Sanderson 497
Majority 740
Turnout

University[edit]

University
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour Roy George Blower 1,155
Liberal Democrat James William Wright 472
Green Ruth Alexandra Makoff 368
Conservative Niall Graham Baxter 227
UKIP Vandra Susan Ahlstrom 80
Majority 683
Turnout

Wensum[edit]

Wensum
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Green Rupert Jefferson Read 1,237
Labour Ben Hathway 622
Liberal Democrat Brian Ralph Clark 378
Conservative Paul Anthony George Wells 280
Majority 615
Turnout

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Local Election Results 2007 - Norwich". Local Elections Archive Project. Retrieved 3 May 2016.