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Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council elections

Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council in England is elected every four years. Since the last boundary changes in 2003, 59 councillors have been elected from 22 wards.[1]

Contents

  • Political control 1
  • Council elections 2
  • Borough result maps 3
  • By-election results 4
    • 1995–1999 4.1
    • 1999–2003 4.2
    • 2003–2007 4.3
    • 2007–2011 4.4
    • 2011–2015 4.5
  • References 5
  • External links 6

Political control

Since 1995 political control of the council has been held by the following parties:[2]
Party in control Years
Labour 1995–2003
No overall control 2003–2011
Labour 2011 – 2013[3]
No overall control 2013–present

Council elections

Borough result maps

By-election results

1995–1999

West Dyke By-Election 25 July 1996[5]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrat Joyce Benbow 771 39.4
Labour John Taylor 742 37.9
Conservative Jean White 445 22.7
Majority 29 1.5
Turnout 1,958 35.0
Liberal Democrat gain from Labour Swing
Eston By-Election 1 May 1997[6]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour John Simms 2,168 56.2 -21.5
Independent Ray Freeman 1,362 35.3 +35.3
Conservative Yvonne Bennett 329 8.5 +8.5
Majority 806 20.9
Turnout 3,859
Labour hold Swing
Brotton By-Election 25 September 1997
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour 488 58.2 -15.1
Independent 201 24.0 +24.0
Conservative 150 17.9 -8.8
Majority 287 34.2
Turnout 839
Labour hold Swing

1999–2003

Teesville By-Election 20 July 2000[7]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Sheelagh Clarke 736 40.5 -22.2
Conservative David Tabner 537 29.5 +29.5
Liberal Democrat Vera Butler 509 28.0 -9.3
Majority 199 11.0
Turnout 1,818 34.2
Labour hold Swing
Loftus By-Election 7 June 2001
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Majority 1,196 37.0
Turnout 3,230
Independent gain from Labour Swing
Grangetown By-Election 14 March 2002[8]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Majority 199 30.2
Turnout 732 16.3
Labour hold Swing
St Germain's By-Election 27 June 2002[9]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Majority 12 0.7
Turnout 1,672 48.3
Liberal Democrat gain from Swing

2003–2007

Westworth By-Election 5 May 2005[10]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
East Cleveland Independent David Williams 805 33.7 +0.3
Majority 13 0.6
Turnout 2,386 67.4
Labour gain from Independent Swing

2007–2011

Guisborough By-Election 11 September 2008[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Majority 237 11.8
Turnout 2,011 34.4
Conservative hold Swing
Kirkleatham By-Election 2 October 2008[12]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Majority 545 29.8
Turnout 1,827 36.8
Liberal Democrat gain from Labour Swing
South Bank By-Election 16 October 2008[13]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Majority 364 27.8
Turnout 1,306 27.6
Labour hold Swing
Dormanstown By-Election 2 April 2009[14]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Majority 142 7.4
Turnout 1,906 36.8
Liberal Democrat gain from Labour Swing
Dormanstown By-Election 23 July 2009[15]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Majority 290 18.8
Turnout 1,538 29.9
Liberal Democrat gain from Labour Swing
South Bank By-Election 17 September 2009[16]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Majority 88 8.7
Turnout 1,014 21.2
Labour hold Swing
Ormesby By-Election 3 December 2009[17]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Majority 874 59.3
Turnout 1,474 29.6
Liberal Democrat hold Swing
Brotton By-Election 26 August 2010[18]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Majority 214 14.4
Turnout 1,484 27.8
Labour hold Swing

2011–2015

Zetland (2) By-Election 17 November 2011[19]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Turnout 2,746 36.8
Liberal Democrat hold Swing
Liberal Democrat hold Swing
Newcomen By-Election 19 January 2012[20]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Majority 55 5.0
Turnout 1,099 33.88
Labour gain from Liberal Democrat Swing
Skelton By-Election 8 August 2013[21]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Majority 260 16.1
Turnout 1,616 28.3
Labour hold Swing
Dormanstown By-Election 22 May 2014[22]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Majority 12 0.6
Turnout 2,017 38.9
Liberal Democrat hold Swing

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  • By-election results

External links

  • Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council


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