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Council Election Results - 7 May 1998

Wards: [ Bilston East | Bilston North | Blakenhall | Bushbury | East Park | Ettingshall | Fallings Park | Graiseley | Heath Town | Low Hill | Merry Hill | Oxley | Park | Penn | St. Peter's | Spring Vale | Tettenhall Regis | Tettenhall Wightwick | Wednesfield North | Wednesfield South ]

Borough summary

Bilston East Ward

Name                        Description                 Votes Majority
Beard    William Mallory    Liberal Democrat              259         
Blakeley Mark Francis James The Conservative Candidate    334         
Davies   Norman George      The Labour Party            1,117      783
Rejected papers                                             2         
Total poll                                              1,712         
Electorate                                              8,271         
% poll                                                 20.70%         

Bilston North Ward

Name                   Description                 Votes Majority
Bowen  Trudy Anna      The Labour Party Candidate  1,381      427
Lawley Wayne Philip    The Conservative Candidate    954         
Rowan  Michael Charles Liberal Democrat              212         
Rejected papers                                        9         
Total poll                                         2,556         
Electorate                                        10,600         
% poll                                            24.11%         

Blakenhall Ward

Name                      Description                 Votes Majority
Hemsley June Marion Alice Liberal Democrat              177         
Rowley  John Jeffery      The Labour Party Candidate  2,118    1,641
Wilson  Brenda Marie      The Conservative Candidate    477         
Rejected papers                                           6         
Total poll                                            2,778         
Electorate                                            8,881         
% poll                                               31.28%         

Bushbury Ward

Name                      Description       Votes Majority
Brueton Charles Frederick Conservative      1,337      286
Buckley David Graham      Liberal Democrat    233         
Wesley  Patricia          Labour Party      1,051         
Rejected papers                                 6         
Total poll                                  2,627         
Electorate                                  8,941         
% poll                                     29.38%         

East Park Ward

Name                       Description                 Votes Majority
Bradley    Maxine Patricia The Conservative Candidate    462         
Inston     Keith John      The Labour Party Candidate  1,344      882
Whitehouse Ann             Liberal Democrat              209         
Rejected papers                                            2         
Total poll                                             2,017         
Electorate                                             8,332         
% poll                                                24.21%         

Ettingshall Ward

Name                     Description                 Votes Majority
Haynes  Christopher John The Conservative Candidate    382         
Heap    Michael Arnold   Liberal Democrat              146         
Shelley John Ernest      Labour                      1,248      866
Rejected papers                                          7         
Total poll                                           1,783         
Electorate                                           8,316         
% poll                                              21.44%         

Fallings Park Ward

Name                            Description                 Votes Majority
Bourke Anthony Adam Christopher Liberal Party Candidate       321         
Hill   Joyce Noreen             The Labour Party Candidate  1,218      266
Hodges Kenneth John             Conservative                  952         
Rejected papers                                                 3         
Total poll                                                  2,494         
Electorate                                                  8,309         
% poll                                                     30.02%         

Graiseley Ward

Name                  Description                 Votes Majority
Jack     David Roman  The Conservative Party      1,249         
Millar   Mary Ellen   Liberal Democrat              320         
Reynolds John Charles The Labour Party Candidate  1,812      563
Sekhon   Amrik Singh  Labour - independent          127         
Rejected papers                                      15         
Total poll                                        3,523         
Electorate                                        9,312         
% poll                                           37.83%         

Heath Town Ward

Name                      Description                  Votes Majority
Brackenridge Greg         The Labour Party             1,244      718
Hallmark     Colin George The Liberal Party Candidate    526         
Sharma       Sham Dev     Conservative                   281         
Rejected papers                                            5         
Total poll                                             2,056         
Electorate                                             8,133         
% poll                                                25.28%         

Low Hill Ward

Name                  Description                 Votes Majority
Bilson  Peter Alan    The Labour Party Candidate  1,116      734
Jenkins Ian Clive     Liberal Democrat              182         
Topliss Peter Stephen Conservative                  382         
Rejected papers                                       2         
Total poll                                        1,682         
Electorate                                        8,950         
% poll                                           18.79%         

Merry Hill Ward

Name                         Description                       Votes Majority
Hart     Robert              The Conservative Party Candidate  1,752      756
Hodson   Paul William George Liberal Democrat                    418         
Matthews Colin Frank         Labour Party Candidate              996         
Rejected papers                                                    4         
Total poll                                                     3,170         
Electorate                                                     9,650         
% poll                                                        32.85%         

Oxley Ward

Name                  Description                       Votes Majority
Iles     David Edward Liberal Democrat                    318         
Irvine   Christine    The Labour Party Candidate        1,280      282
Meredith David Robert The Conservative Party Candidate    998         
Watson   David Samuel Labour Independent                   73         
Rejected papers                                             7         
Total poll                                              2,676         
Electorate                                              9,675         
% poll                                                 27.66%         

Park Ward

Name                    Description                 Votes Majority
Lewis  Brian Hamer      Liberal Democrat              402         
Patten Neville Anthony  Conservative                1,753      161
Potts  John Roy William The Labour Party Candidate  1,592         
Rejected papers                                         8         
Total poll                                          3,755         
Electorate                                         10,477         
% poll                                             35.84%         

Penn Ward

Name                       Description                       Votes Majority
Beeston   Paul Jonathan    Liberal Democrat                    355         
Carpenter Benjamin Kenneth The Conservative Party Candidate  2,249      790
Thomas    Barry Talfryn    Labour                            1,459         
Rejected papers                                                  9         
Total poll                                                   4,072         
Electorate                                                   9,962         
% poll                                                      40.88%         

St. Peter's Ward

Name                      Description                   Votes Majority
Allen Nicholas John Paul  Conservative Party Candidate    518         
Gray  Roger Walter Gordon Liberal Democrat                340         
Singh Tersaim             The Labour Party Candidate    1,580    1,062
Rejected papers                                            11         
Total poll                                              2,449         
Electorate                                              9,779         
% poll                                                 25.04%         

Spring Vale Ward

Name                      Description                  Votes Majority
Corbelli Giuseppe Dino    The Conservative Candidate     234         
Gwinnett Malcolm John     Liberal Democrat Focus Team  2,055      877
Shanks   Rachel Katherine The Labour Party Candidate   1,178         
Rejected papers                                            4         
Total poll                                             3,471         
Electorate                                            10,143         
% poll                                                34.22%         

Tettenhall Regis Ward

Name                        Description                       Votes Majority
Mclean Laurence             Liberal Democrat                    841         
Smith  Carl Adrian          The Labour Party Candidate          602         
Ward   Robert James Francis The Conservative Party Candidate  1,832      991
Rejected papers                                                   4         
Total poll                                                    3,279         
Electorate                                                    9,302         
% poll                                                       35.25%         

Tettenhall Wightwick Ward

Name                          Description                 Votes Majority
Bennett  Philip John          Liberal Democrat              294         
O'Grady  James Cuthbert       The Labour Party Candidate    658         
Thompson Wendy Elizabeth Mary Conservative                2,444    1,786
Rejected papers                                               1         
Total poll                                                3,397         
Electorate                                                9,253         
% poll                                                   36.71%         

Wednesfield North Ward

Name                             Description                  Votes Majority
Bateman  Philip Thomas Alexander The Labour Party             1,589      442
Hallmark Kate Noreen             The Liberal Party Candidate    113         
Jenkins  Carole Ann              Liberal Democrat               121         
Jones    John William Charles    Conservative                 1,147         
Rejected papers                                                   2         
Total poll                                                    2,972         
Electorate                                                    9,185         
% poll                                                       32.36%         

Wednesfield South Ward

Name                      Description                       Votes Majority
Jevon    Simon David Alan The Conservative Party Candidate  1,169         
King     Helen Phyllis    Labour                            1,357      188
Steatham John Richard     Liberal Democrat                    230         
Rejected papers                                                10         
Total poll                                                  2,766         
Electorate                                                  8,951         
% poll                                                     30.90%         

Borough summary

Party               Votes % of votes cast
Conservative       20,906          37.93%
Labour             25,940          47.06%
Labour Independent    200           0.36%
Liberal               960           1.74%
Liberal Democrat    7,112          12.90%

 

Total votes cast  55,118
Rejected papers      117
Total poll        55,235
Electorate       184,422
% poll            29.95%

Index of election results