Nottinghamshire County Council elections

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Nottinghamshire County Council in England is elected every four years.

Political control

Since the foundation of the council in 1973 political control of the council has been held by the following parties:[1]

Party in control Years
Labour 1973 - 1977
Conservative 1977 - 1981
Labour 1981 - 2009
Conservative 2009 - 2013
Labour 2013 -

Council elections

County result maps

By-election results

1997-2001

Nottingham Wilford By-Election 7 August 1997
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative 835 61.6 +20.1
Labour 457 33.7 -16.1
Liberal Democrat 64 4.7 -4.0
Majority 378 27.9
Turnout 1,356
Conservative gain from Labour Swing
Blidworth By-Election 1 June 2000
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour 746 71.3
Conservative 301 28.7
Majority 445 42.6
Turnout 1,047 14.8
Labour hold Swing

2001-2005

Southwell By-Election 21 March 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative 1,895 65.2 +17.3
Liberal Democrat 813 28.0 +0.6
Labour 197 6.8 +0.0
Majority 1,082 37.2
Turnout 2,905 25.1
Conservative hold Swing
Chilwell By-Election 27 June 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Richard Jackson 1,488 46.5 +9.1
Labour 1,163 36.3 -6.5
Liberal Democrat 552 17.2 +2.2
Majority 325 10.2
Turnout 3,203 35.8
Conservative gain from Labour Swing

2005-2009

Mansfield East By-Election 28 September 2006[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour Helen Holt 1,228 38.0 +3.5
Conservative Ken Rees 628 19.4 +1.0
Independent Syd Owen 620 19.2 +2.0
Liberal Democrat Phillip Smith 544 16.8 -0.3
Green Paul Frost 214 6.6 -2.2
Majority 600 18.6
Turnout 3,234 17.5
Labour hold Swing
Hucknall By-Election 25 January 2007[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Michael Murphy 1,597 32.5 +0.3
Labour John Wilmott 1,554 31.6 -18.2
Liberal Democrat Harry Toseland 1,007 20.5 +20.5
UKIP Peter Foulkes 413 8.4 +8.4
Green Mark Harrison 350 7.1 -4.5
Majority 43 0.9
Turnout 4,921 21.2
Conservative gain from Labour Swing
Sutton in Ashfield North By-Election 22 March 2007[5]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Democrat Jason Zadrozny 1,979 73.1 +59.2
Labour David Parker 435 16.1 -28.7
Conservative Peter Thorpe 222 8.2 -15.6
UKIP Peter Foulkes 70 2.6 +2.6
Majority 1,544 57.0
Turnout 2,706 31.6
Liberal Democrat gain from Labour Swing
Newark East By-Election 17 September 2009[6]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Stuart Wallace 517 45.2 -6.4
Liberal Democrat Chris Harrison 322 28.1 -2.3
Labour Glenn Bardill 198 17.3 -0.7
UKIP Terry Coleman 107 9.4 +9.4
Majority 195 17.1
Turnout 1,144 15.6
Conservative hold Swing
Mansfield South By-Election 25 February 2010[7]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour Chris Winterton 1,342 33.5 +13.4
Mansfield Independent Forum Andrew Tristram 1,108 27.6 -12.7
Conservative Drew Stafford 774 19.3 -9.2
UKIP Nick Bennet 489 12.2 +12.2
Liberal Democrat Danielle Gent 295 7.4 -3.8
Majority 234 5.9
Turnout 4,008 20.9
Labour gain from Independent Swing

2012-2016

Chilwell & Toton By-Election 15 March 2012
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative John Doddy 1,958 47.7 +5.9
Liberal Democrat David Watts 1,375 33.5 +20.6
UKIP Lee Waters 682 16.6 +7.0
Majority 583 14.2
Turnout 4,102 25.6
Conservative hold Swing
Rufford By-Election 20 September 2012
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour John Peck 1,557 58.0 +27.8
Conservative Daniel Mottishaw 660 24.6 -9.7
Nottinghamshire Independents Jim Gregson 346 12.9 -22.7
UKIP Carole Terzza 123 4.6 +4.6
Majority 897 33.4
Turnout 2,686 24.52
Labour gain from Nottinghamshire Independents Swing

2016-present

Bingham by-election 4 August 2016[8]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Francis Purdue-Horan 1,270 44.0 +2.2
Independent Tracey Kerry 1,232 42.7 N/A
Labour Alan Walker 382 13.2 -7.0
Majority 38 1.3
Turnout 2,890 28.1
Conservative hold Swing

References

  1. ^ "Nottinghamshire". BBC News Online. 19 April 2009. Retrieved 2009-09-25. 
  2. ^ "Local election results: Nottinghamshire". BBC News Online. Retrieved 2009-09-25. 
  3. ^ "East Mansfield by-election 2006". Nottinghamshire County Council. Retrieved 2009-09-25. 
  4. ^ "Hucknall by-election 2007". Nottinghamshire County Council. Retrieved 2009-09-25. 
  5. ^ "Sutton-in-Ashfield North By-election 2007". Nottinghamshire County Council. Retrieved 2009-09-25. 
  6. ^ "Newark East by-election result". Nottinghamshire County Council. 2009-09-18. Retrieved 2009-09-25. 
  7. ^ "Mansfield South by-election result". Nottinghamshire County Council. 2010-02-26. Retrieved 2010-02-26. 
  8. ^ http://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/media/115100/declaration-of-result-bingham-division.pdf

External links

  • Nottinghamshire County Council
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