Election results - Borough Council

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The count starts at 10am on Friday 4 May. Results are posted here as soon as they have been counted and verified.

Borough Council elections - 3 May 2018

Political composition:

  • 25 Conservative
  • 15 Labour
  • 9 Liberal Democrats

Barrowford Ward

Name of Candidate Political Party Number of Votes
IQBAL, Manzar Labour Party 376
WAKEFORD, Christian Conservative Party 1,103 ELECTED Conservative hold

Voter turnout: 38.58%
Spoiled papers: 13

Boulsworth Ward

Name of Candidate Political Party Number of Votes
ATTWOOD, Mark Anthony Labour Party 311
FOXLEY, Paul John Conservative Party 938 ELECTED Conservative hold
GREAVES, Heather Ann Liberal Democrat 306

Voter turnout: 37.70%
Spoiled papers: 3

Bradley Ward

Name of Candidate Political Party Number of Votes
ASLAM, Mohammad Conservative Party 1,197
IQBAL, Mohammed Labour Party 1,304 ELECTED Labour hold

Voter turnout: 55.16%
Spoiled papers: 17

Brierfield Ward

Name of Candidate Political Party Number of Votes
ARSHAD, Mohammed Labour Party 1,201 ELECTED Labour hold
BROWN, David Michael Conservative Party 516

Voter turnout: 47.01%
Spoiled papers: 14

Clover Hill Ward

Name of Candidate Political Party Number of Votes
PEARSON-ASHER, Michelle Emma Conservative Party 309
SHORE, Kathleen Eleanor Labour Party 854 ELECTED Labour hold

Voter turnout: 32.69%
Spoiled papers: 16

Coates Ward

Name of Candidate Political Party Number of Votes
LYONS, Ian James Conservative Party 559
SHELDRICK, Heather Mary Labour Party 278
WHIPP, Tom Liberal Democrat 755 ELECTED Liberal Democrat gain from Conservative
WOOD, Jane Veronica Bailes Green Party 45

Voter turnout: 39.47%
Spoiled papers: 3

Craven Ward

Name of Candidate Political Party Number of Votes
AHMED, Omar Labour Party 141
PURCELL, Harry Conservative Party 410
WHIPP, David Michael Baxter Liberal Democrat 1,020 ELECTED Liberal Democrat hold

Voter turnout: 37.83%
Spoiled papers: 4

Earby Ward

Name of Candidate Political Party Number of Votes
CARMAN, Charlotte Lisa Green Party 117
GOULTHORP, Mike Conservative Party 935 ELECTED Conservative hold
HAIGH, Doris June Liberal Democrat 369
TENNANT, Yvonne Marion Labour Party 337

Voter turnout: 37.15%
Spoiled papers: 5

Horsfield Ward

Name of Candidate Political Party Number of Votes
BUTTERWORTH, Neil Conservative Party 583 ELECTED Conservative hold
FOAT, David Kenneth Labour and Co-operative Party 392
THOMAS, Mary Elizabeth Liberal Democrat 151

Voter turnout: 30.56%
Spoiled papers: 7

Marsden Ward

Name of Candidate Political Party Number of Votes
BLACKBURN, Laura Michelle Labour Party 409
MCGOWAN, Neil Conservative Party 588 ELECTED Conservative gain from BNP

Voter turnout: 38.88%
Spoiled papers: 6

Reedley Ward

Name of Candidate Political Party Number of Votes
IQBAL, Yasser Labour Party 1,511 ELECTED Labour hold
SPEDDING, Ben Eric Conservative Party 711
WOOD, James Liberal Democrat 124

Voter turnout: 54.17%
Spoiled papers: 5

Southfield Ward

Name of Candidate Political Party Number of Votes
AMMER, Mohammad Labour Party 844 ELECTED Labour hold
PEARSON-ASHER, Nigel Conservative Party 375

Voter turnout: 31.04%
Spoiled papers:6

Vivary Bridge Ward

Name of Candidate Political Party Number of Votes
CLEGG, David Liberal Democrat 488
FLETCHER, Victoria Ann Conservative Party 529 ELECTED Conservative gain from Liberal Democrat
HANNAH-WOOD, Patricia Josephine Labour Party 264

Voter turnout: 30.63%
Spoiled papers: 6

Walverden Ward

Name of Candidate Political Party Number of Votes
HENDERSON, Julie May Patricia Labour Party 809 ELECTED Labour hold
RAUF, Raja Yasser Conservative Party 219

Voter turnout: 39.24%
Spoiled papers: 4

Waterside Ward

Name of Candidate Political Party Number of Votes
HARMSON, Tony Labour Party 260
LORD, Dorothy Elizabeth Liberal Democrat 510 ELECTED Liberal Democrat hold
PENNEY, David Richard John Green Party 47
SUTCLIFFE, Ash Conservative Party 454

Voter turnout: 34.17%
Spoiled papers: 4

Whitefield Ward

Name of Candidate Political Party Number of Votes
AHMED, Matloob Conservative Party 893
MAHMOOD, Asjad Labour Party 1,103 ELECTED Labour hold

Voter turnout: 70.61%
Spoiled papers: 8