Worsley (ward)

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Worsley (ward)
Worsley ward within Salford City Council.
Worsley ward within Salford City Council.
Coat of arms of Worsley (ward)
Coat of arms
Motto(s): 
Let the good (or safety) of the people be the supreme (or highest) law
Coordinates: 53°30′03″N 2°22′49″W / 53.5008°N 2.3804°W / 53.5008; -2.3804Coordinates: 53°30′03″N 2°22′49″W / 53.5008°N 2.3804°W / 53.5008; -2.3804
CountryUnited Kingdom
Constituent countryEngland
RegionSalford
CountyGreater Manchester
CreatedMay 2004
Named forWorsley
Government
  UK Parliament constituency: Worsley and Eccles South
 • TypeUnicameral
 • BodySalford City Council
 • Mayor of SalfordPaul Dennett (Labour)
 • CouncillorLes Turner (Con)
 • CouncillorChris Clarkson (Con)
 • CouncillorKaren Garrido (Con)
Population
 • Total10,090
Ward profile conducted by Salford City Council in 2014.[1]

Worsley (ward) is an electoral ward of Salford, England.[2] It is represented in Westminster by Barbara Keeley MP for Worsley and Eccles South.[3] A profile of the ward conducted by Salford City Council in 2014 recorded a population of 10,090.[1]

Councillors[edit]

The ward is represented by three councillors; Les Turner (Con)[4], Chris Clarkson (Con)[5], and Karen Garrido (Con)[6]

Election Councillor Councillor Councillor
2004 Graham Compton (Con) James McDonald (Con) Karen Garrido (Con)
2006 Graham Compton (Con) James McDonald (Con) Karen Garrido (Con)
2007 Graham Compton (Con) Ian MacDonald (Con) Karen Garrido (Con)
2008 Graham Compton (Con) Ian MacDonald (Con) Karen Garrido (Con)
2010 Graham Compton (Con) Ian MacDonald (Con) Karen Garrido (Con)
2011 Graham Compton (Con) Chris Clarkson (Con) Karen Garrido (Con)
2012 Graham Compton (Con) Chris Clarkson (Con) Karen Garrido (Con)
2014 Graham Compton (Con) Chris Clarkson (Con) Karen Garrido (Con)
2015 Graham Compton (Con) Chris Clarkson (Con) Karen Garrido (Con)
2016 Graham Compton (Con) Chris Clarkson (Con) Karen Garrido (Con)
2018 Les Turner (Con) Chris Clarkson (Con) Karen Garrido (Con)

     indicates seat up for re-election.

Elections in 2010s[edit]

May 2018[edit]

2018[7]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Les Turner 1,705 59.0
Labour Tony Davies 841 29.1
Liberal Democrat Sara Ryder 185 6.4
Green Christopher Bertenshaw 158 5.5
Majority 864 29.9
Turnout 2,896 35.56
Conservative hold Swing

May 2016[edit]

2016[8]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Karen Garrido* 1,833 56.0 +3.5
Labour Stuart James Dickman 846 25.8 -0.6
UKIP Andrew Townsend 372 11.4 -1.8
Green Christopher Bertenshaw 179 5.5 -1.0
Trade Unionists and Socialists Against Cuts Thomas James Alexander Thurman 26 0.8 0.0
Majority 987 30.1 +3.9
Turnout 3,274 40.5 -30.6
Conservative hold Swing


May 2015[edit]

2015[9]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Christopher Clarkson* 3,054 52.5 +6.1
Labour John Roberts 1,533 26.4 -4.4
UKIP Andrew Townsend 770 13.2 +4.3
Green Chris Bertenshaw 380 6.5 N/A
TUSC Kit Watson 44 0.8 N/A
Majority 1,521 26.2 +10.5
Turnout 5,814 71.1 +27.5
Conservative hold Swing


May 2014[edit]

2014[10]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Graham Compton* 1,520 48.9 -4.3
Labour Amy Coffey 718 23.1 -3.8
UKIP Andrew Townsend 609 19.6 N/A
Green Christopher Bertenshow 262 8.4 N/A
Majority 802 28.8 -27.4
Turnout
Conservative hold Swing


May 2012[edit]

2012[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Karen Garrido* 1,832 58.3 −11.2
Labour David Hierons 770 24.5 +7.7
UKIP Andrew Townsend 374 11.9 N/A
Liberal Democrat Stephen Ferrer 167 5.3 −8.4
Majority 1,062 33.8
Turnout 3,172 38.4 −3.7
Conservative hold Swing


May 2011[edit]

2011[12]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Chris Clarkson 1,761 47.9 -15.6
Labour Gena Merrett 1,137 30.9 +13.5
Liberal Democrat Robert Boyd 448 12.2 -0.8
UKIP Andrew Townsend 330 8.9 N/A
Majority 624 16.9 -9.1
Conservative hold Swing


May 2010[edit]

2010[13]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Graham Compton* 3,065 52.8 -16.7
Labour Michelle Mullen 1,552 26.7 +9.9
Liberal Democrat Christine Corry 1,146 19.7 +6.0
Majority 1,513 26.0 -26.7
Turnout 5,810 71.3 +29.2
Conservative hold Swing


Elections in 2000s[edit]

2008[14]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Karen Garrido 2,411 69.5 +6.0
Labour John Ferguson 582 16.8 -0.6
Liberal Democrat Sheila Mulleady 476 13.7 +0.7
Majority 1,829 52.7
Turnout 42.1
Conservative hold Swing


2007[15]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Ian MacDonald* 2,086 63.5
Labour Warren Coates 570 17.4
Liberal Democrat Christine Corry 427 13.0
Green Diana Battersby 201 6.1
Majority 1,516
Turnout 3,284 40.5
Conservative hold Swing


2006[16]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Graham Compton 1,980 61.8
Liberal Democrat James Gregory 649 20.3
Labour Warren Coates 573 17.9
Majority 1,331 41.5
Turnout 3,202 37.8 -12.6
Conservative hold Swing


2004[17]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Christopher Clarkson* 3,054 52.5 +6.1
Labour John Roberts 1,533 26.4 -4.4
UKIP Andrew Townsend 770 13.2 +4.3
Green Chris Bertenshaw 380 6.5 N/A
TUSC Kit Watson 44 0.8 N/A
Majority 1,521 26.2 +10.5
Turnout 5,814 71.1 +27.5
Conservative hold Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Worsley Ward Profile (pdf). salford.gov.uk. Salford City Council. March 2016.
  2. ^ "Your Councillors". sccdemocracy.salford.gov.uk. Salford City Council. Retrieved 10 April 2017.
  3. ^ "Barbara Keeley MP". parliament.uk. UK Parliament. Retrieved 10 April 2017.
  4. ^ "Councillor Les Turner". sccdemocracy.salford.gov.uk. Salford City Council. Retrieved 10 April 2017.
  5. ^ "Councillor Chris Clarkson". sccdemocracy.salford.gov.uk. Salford City Council. Retrieved 10 April 2017.
  6. ^ "Councillor Karen Garrido". sccdemocracy.salford.gov.uk. Salford City Council. Retrieved 10 April 2017.
  7. ^ "Election results". salford.gov.uk/. Salford City Council. Archived from the original on 9 May 2018. Retrieved 9 May 2018.
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  9. ^ "Election results: 7 May 2015". salford.gov.uk. Salford City Council. Retrieved 22 April 2017.
  10. ^ "Election results: 22 May 2014". salford.gov.uk. Salford City Council. Retrieved 22 April 2017.
  11. ^ "Election results: 3 May 2012". salford.gov.uk. Salford City Council. Retrieved 22 April 2017.
  12. ^ "Election results: 5 May 2011". salford.gov.uk. Salford City Council. Retrieved 22 April 2017.
  13. ^ "Election results: 6 May 2010". salford.gov.uk. Salford City Council. Retrieved 22 April 2017.
  14. ^ "Local Election Results 2008". andrewteale.me.uk. Local Elections Archive Project. Retrieved 22 April 2017.
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