Brighton and Hove local elections


Brighton and Hove local elections

Brighton & Hove Council is elected every four years.

Political control

Labour 1996 - 2003

No overall control 2003 - present

Council elections

* Brighton & Hove Council election, 1995
* Brighton & Hove Council election, 1999
* Brighton & Hove Council election, 2003
* Brighton & Hove City Council election, 2007

By-election results

Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate =
votes = 2,054
percentage = 43.5
change = -2.3
Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate =
votes = 1,771
percentage = 37.5
change = -2.2
Election box candidate
party = Hove Conservative
candidate =
votes = 562
percentage = 11.9
change = +11.9
Election box candidate with party link
party = Green_Party_of_England_and_Wales
candidate =
votes = 255
percentage = 5.4
change = -0.8
Election box candidate with party link
party = Natural Law Party
candidate =
votes = 84
percentage = 1.8
change = +1.8
Election box majority
votes = 283
percentage = 6.0
change =
Election box turnout
votes = 4,726
percentage =
change =
Election box hold with party link
winner = Labour Party (UK)
swing =

Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate =
votes = 1,131
percentage = 60.8
change = -6.3
Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate =
votes = 432
percentage = 23.2
change = +9.6
Election box candidate with party link
party = Green_Party_of_England_and_Wales
candidate =
votes = 101
percentage = 5.4
change = -4.4
Election box candidate with party link
party = Independent (politician)
candidate =
votes = 95
percentage = 5.1
change = +5.1
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate =
votes = 68
percentage = 3.7
change = -5.7
Election box candidate with party link
party = Socialist Labour Party (UK)
candidate =
votes = 32
percentage = 1.7
change = +1.7
Election box majority
votes = 699
percentage = 37.6
change =
Election box turnout
votes = 1,859
percentage =
change =
Election box hold with party link
winner = Labour Party (UK)
swing =

Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate =
votes = 1,290
percentage = 62.5
change = +3.2
Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate =
votes = 483
percentage = 23.4
change = -2.7
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate =
votes = 217
percentage = 10.5
change = -0.6
Election box majority
votes = 807
percentage = 39.1
change =
Election box turnout
votes = 1,990
percentage = 30.0
change =
Election box hold with party link
winner = Labour Party (UK)
swing =

Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate =
votes = 1,724
percentage = 58.8
change = +6.1
Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate =
votes = 803
percentage = 27.4
change = +3.8
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate =
votes = 319
percentage = 10.9
change = -3.3
Election box candidate with party link
party = Green_Party_of_England_and_Wales
candidate =
votes = 84
percentage = 2.9
change = -0.5
Election box majority
votes = 921
percentage = 31.4
change =
Election box turnout
votes = 2,930
percentage = 38.0
change =
Election box hold with party link
winner = Conservative Party (UK)
swing =

Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate =
votes = 789
percentage = 51.9
change = -4.2
Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate =
votes = 383
percentage = 25.2
change = +7.8
Election box candidate with party link
party = Green_Party_of_England_and_Wales
candidate =
votes = 147
percentage = 9.7
change = -7.5
Election box candidate with party link
party = Independent (politician)
candidate =
votes = 117
percentage = 7.7
change = +7.7
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate =
votes = 52
percentage = 3.4
change = -6.0
Election box candidate with party link
party = Independent (politician)
candidate =
votes = 33
percentage = 2.2
change = +2.2
Election box majority
votes = 406
percentage = 26.7
change =
Election box turnout
votes = 1,521
percentage = 19.5
change =
Election box hold with party link
winner = Labour Party (UK)
swing =

Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate = Vincent Meegan
votes = 1,690
percentage = 37.0
change = -16.2
Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate =
votes = 1,640
percentage = 35.9
change = +0.2
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate =
votes = 577
percentage = 12.6
change = +12.6
Election box candidate with party link
party = Green_Party_of_England_and_Wales
candidate =
votes = 481
percentage = 10.5
change = -0.6
Election box candidate
party = ProLife Alliance
candidate =
votes = 119
percentage = 2.6
change = +2.6
Election box candidate with party link
party = United Kingdom Independence Party
candidate =
votes = 57
percentage = 1.2
change = +1.2
Election box majority
votes = 50
percentage = 1.1
change =
Election box turnout
votes = 4,564
percentage =
change =
Election box gain with party link
winner = Labour Party (UK)
loser = Conservative Party (UK)
swing =

Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate = Brian Pidgeon
votes = 1,352
percentage = 59.5
change = +4.3
Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate = Elizabeth Stewart
votes = 463
percentage = 20.5
change = -10.1
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate = Trefor Hunter
votes = 336
percentage = 14.9
change = +6.6
Election box candidate with party link
party = Green_Party_of_England_and_Wales
candidate = Elizabeth Wakefield
votes = 107
percentage = 4.7
change = -0.9
Election box majority
votes = 889
percentage = 39.0
change =
Election box turnout
votes = 2,258
percentage = 32.1
change =
Election box hold with party link
winner = Conservative Party (UK)
swing =

Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate = Ken Norman
votes = 1,347
percentage = 55.5
change = +3.2
Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate = Malcolm Prescott
votes = 645
percentage = 26.6
change = -0.9
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate = Don McBeth
votes = 234
percentage = 9.6
change = +0.1
Election box candidate with party link
party = Green_Party_of_England_and_Wales
candidate = Richard Mallender
votes = 199
percentage = 8.2
change = -2.5
Election box majority
votes = 702
percentage = 28.9
change =
Election box turnout
votes = 2,425
percentage = 31.0
change =
Election box hold with party link
winner = Conservative Party (UK)
swing =

Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate = Dawn Barnett
votes = 1,535
percentage = 42.1
change = +3.4
Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate = Eddy Sears
votes = 1,165
percentage = 32.0
change = -8.3
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate = Mark Barnard
votes = 618
percentage = 17.0
change = +8.8
Election box candidate with party link
party = Green_Party_of_England_and_Wales
candidate = Elizabeth Wakefield
votes = 170
percentage = 4.7
change = -2.4
Election box candidate with party link
party = Independent (politician)
candidate = Janet Berridge-Brown
votes = 156
percentage = 4.3
change = +1.9
Election box majority
votes = 370
percentage = 10.1
change =
Election box turnout
votes = 3,644
percentage = 35.3
change =
Election box gain with party link
winner = Conservative Party (UK)
loser = Labour Party (UK)
swing =

Election box candidate with party link
party = Green Party of England and Wales
candidate = Jason Kitcat
votes = 749
percentage = 41.6
change = +8.7
Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate = Robert Nemeth
votes = 397
percentage = 22.1
change = +2.1
Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate = Delia Forester
votes = 376
percentage = 20.9
change = -0.6
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate = Simon Doyle
votes = 148
percentage = 8.2
change = -9.1
Election box candidate with party link
party = Independent (politician)
candidate = Tony Davenport
votes = 130
percentage = 7.2
change = -1.1
Election box majority
votes = 352
percentage = 19.5
change =
Election box turnout
votes = 1,800
percentage = 23.0
change =
Election box hold with party link
winner = Green Party of England and Wales
swing =

External links

* [http://www.brighton-hove.gov.uk Brighton & Hove Council]
* [http://www.e-democracy.org/wiki/Brighton_and_Hove_city_elections_2007 Brighton and Hove election 2007 links and discussion] - from E-Democracy.Org


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