Results for the election held on 3 May 2007

48,169 votes cast (turnout 29.49%)

Overall composition of the council, all declarations made:

Party Total Held Gained Lost Result 03.05.2007 Result overall
Labour 44 11 1 3 12 42
Conservative 8 3 2 0 5 10
Liberal Democrat 8 2 1 1 3 8
Others 0 0 0 0 0 0

View individual ward results: Barton | Boothstown & Ellenbrook | Broughton | Cadishead | Claremont | Eccles | Irlam | Irwell Riverside | Kersal | Langworthy | Little Hulton | Ordsall | Pendlebury | Swinton North | Swinton South | Walkden North | Walkden South | Weaste & Seedley | Winton | Worsley

This page lists all ward results for the Salford City Council election held on 3 May 2007. Salford has 60 city councillors, representing 20 wards in the city (three councillors per ward).

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Individual ward results

Existing councillors who stood as candidates on 3 May are shown marked with a * symbol.

Candidates elected to Salford City Council at this election are shown in bold type.

Barton Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
BENJAMIN Ronald David Liberal Democrat 453
MANNAN Abdul Conservative 498
*POTTER Norbert Labour 1026
VALENTINE Alan Dominic UK Independence 345
Electorate 8928 Majority 528
11 void votes Turnout 26.13% LAB HOLD

Boothstown and Ellenbrook Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
BATTERSBY Roy Green 137
CUSACK Philip Gerard Labour 518
DRAKE Matthew Liberal Democrat 404
*GARRIDO Robin John Conservative 1520
Electorate 7582 Majority 1002
4 void votes Turnout 34.06% CON HOLD

Broughton Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
CARSON Bernard Robert Liberal Democrat 471
McINTYRE Charles Labour 1196
MOORE Colin David Conservative 266
Electorate 7661 Majority 725
18 void votes Turnout 25.46% LAB HOLD

Cadishead Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
DICKENSON Chris Community Action 496
FERNLEY Linda Joan Liberal Democrat 155
HILL Elizabeth Anne Conservative 895
*HUDSON Christine Labour 888
Electorate 7335 Majority 7
10 void votes Turnout 33.31% CON GAIN
ONE RECOUNT    

Claremont Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
O'SULLIVAN Edward Richard James British National 316
PERKINS Tim Conservative 492
TAYLOR Janice Liberal Democrat 995
WHEELER Peter Joseph Labour & Co-operative 845
Electorate 8127 Majority 150
11 void votes Turnout 32.71% LIB DEM HOLD

Eccles Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
DAVIES Ann Walker Conservative 1303
JONES Mariska Winifred Liberal Democrat 489
*SHEEHY Eddie Labour 1180
Electorate 8326 Majority 123
21 void votes Turnout 35.94% CON GAIN

Irlam Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
COLLINS Joyce Conservative 482
HOULTON Rick Community Action 689
*KEAN Joseph Malcolm Labour 846
OWEN Melanie Liberal Democrat 159
Electorate 7258 Majority 157
2 void votes Turnout 30.00% LAB HOLD

Irwell Riverside Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
HEALEY Anthony British National 212
McKELVEY Kenneth William Liberal Democrat 399
*MURPHY Joseph Labour 1051
TURNER Nicolette Jean Conservative 202
Electorate 8869 Majority 652
12 void votes Turnout 21.15% LAB HOLD

Kersal Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
KERSHNER Harold Liberal Democrat 426
ODZE Shneur Zalman Conservatives: Stop the Hospital Cuts 1025
*WILSON George William Labour 1059
Electorate 7937 Majority 34
14 void votes Turnout 31.80% LAB HOLD

Langworthy Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
DRAKE Lynn Elizabeth Liberal Democrat 830
*LOVEDAY Gina Claire Labour 1038
VERNON Helen Elizabeth Conservative 288
Electorate 8842 Majority 208
13 void votes Turnout 24.53% LAB HOLD

Little Hulton Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
CHEETHAM Andrew Geoffrey Conservative 321
COLEMAN Vinnie British National 275
COWPE David Allan Liberal Democrat 337
*SMYTH Alice Labour 1050
Elecotrate 8934 Majority 713
16 void votes Turnout 22.37% LAB HOLD

Ordsall Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
COCKAYNE Yan Nin Conservative 207
*DOBBS Peter William Labour 688
O'DWYER Duran Benjamin UK Independence 110
PLAISTER Stephen Alan Liberal Democrat 242
Electorate 6232 Majority 446
5 void votes Turnout 20.08% LAB HOLD

Pendlebury Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
ALLCOCK Peter Gregory Conservative 592
FERRER Katherine Liberal Democrat 429
*LEA Maureen Labour 1167
TAYLOR Wayne British National 344
Electorate 8829 Majority 575
8 void votes Turnout 28.76% LAB HOLD

Swinton North Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
COOKE Tamara Liberal Democrat 629
*DAWSON James Brian Labour 1295
EDWARDS Michael Reginald Conservative 652
Electorate 8518 Majority 643
18 void votes Turnout 30.45% LAB HOLD

Swinton South Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
ALLCOCK Christine Grier Conservative 372
COOKE Steve Liberal Democrat 1114
*CULLEN John Desmond Labour 750
KELLY Dave Independent 234
ROSCOE Chris The English Democrats "Putting England First!" 210
Electorate 8351 Majority 364
9 void votes Turnout 32.19% LIB DEM GAIN

Walkden North Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
GILL Bernard UK Independence 253
OGDEN Pauline Olive Liberal Democrat 279
*PENNINGTON William Bernard Labour 1123
TOPE Judith Ann Conservative 609
Electorate 8335 Majority 514
11 void votes Turnout 27.29% LAB HOLD

Walkden South Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
BATTERSBY Simon Green 179
BROCKLEHURST Adrian Labour 839
CARSON Susan Liberal Democrat 274
CAVANAGH Tommy British National 225
*LINDLEY Iain Conservative 1578
Electorate 8126 Majority 739
9 void votes Turnout 38.19% CON HOLD

Weaste & Seedley Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
*AINSWORTH Geoffrey Liberal Democrat 1086
BRUNYEE Hilary Conservative 328
RACE Stephen Labour 997
Electorate 8225 Majority 89
15 void votes Turnout 29.49% LIB DEM HOLD

Winton Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
BOSHELL Paula Labour 941
GREEN Gary Conservative 447
*POOLEY John Frederick Liberal Democrat 886
Electorate 8744 Majority 55
14 void votes Turnout 26.16% LAB GAIN

Worsley Ward:

Candidate Party Votes cast
BATTERSBY Diana Joy Green 201
COATES Warren Terry Labour 570
CORRY Christine Liberal Democrat 427
*MacDONALD Ian Conservative 2086
Electorate 8126 Majority 1516
8 void votes Turnout 40.51% CON HOLD

Map showing Salford City Council wards applicable from June 2004

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