Winchester City Council election, 1998

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The 1998 Winchester Council election took place on 7 May 1998 to elect members of Winchester District Council in Hampshire, England. One third of the council was up for election and the Liberal Democrats stayed in overall control of the council.[1]

After the election, the composition of the council was

Election result[edit]

Winchester Local Election Result 1998[1]
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Liberal Democrat 16 +1 84.2
  Conservative 2 +1 10.5
  Independent 1 0 5.3
  Labour 0 -2 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Local Elections results". The Times. 1998-05-09. p. 46. 
  2. ^ "Policy and politics: Local Elections: Analysis: Council poll results". The Guardian. 1998-05-09. p. 16. 


Preceded by
Winchester Council election, 1996
Winchester local elections Succeeded by
Winchester Council election, 1999