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Local Election Results 2008

Purbeck

One-third of council up for election. No elections this year in Bere Regis, Castle, Creech Barrow, Langton, West Purbeck or Winfrith.

Other results for Purbeck: 2002 2003 2004 2006 2007 2010 2011 2012 2014 2015
Results for Dorset county council: 2005 2009 2013 2017

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Consolidated results — Purbeck 2008

Party Votes Percent Seats
Conservative 5707 47.1% 4
Liberal Democrat 5459 45.0% 5
Labour 653 5.4% 0
Independent 304 2.5% 0

Lytchett Matravers (2) [LD gain from C]

Martyn Colvey LD 785 50.2%
David Cross C 729 46.6%
Alexandra Brenton LD 715
Colin Gibb C 692
James Selby Bennett Lab 50 3.2%

Lytchett Minster and Upton East

Wendy Starr LD 692 57.6%
Simon Williams C 509 42.4%

Lytchett Minster and Upton West

Paul Johns C 829 65.3%
Mark Howlett LD 391 30.8%
Ruth Cade Lab 50 3.9%

St Martin

Beryl Ezzard LD 563 56.2%
Jane Thomas C 438 43.8%

Swanage North

Gloria Marsh C 917 59.3%
Philippa Keeling LD 497 32.1%
Margaret Storey Lab 132 8.5%

Swanage South

Alison Patrick C 932 50.6%
Colin Bright LD 561 30.5%
Marilyn Larthe de Langladure Lab 348 18.9%

Wareham [LD gain from C]

Keith Critchley LD 1245 57.6%
Roy Anderson C 915 42.4%

Wool [LD gain from C]

Graham Holmes LD 725 47.1%
Malcolm Shakesby C 438 28.4%
Rosemary Grey-Hodder Ind 304 19.7%
Rosemary Phillips Lab 73 4.7%

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