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Local Election Results 2008

Weymouth and Portland

One-third of council up for election. No elections this year in Tophill East, Upwey and Broadwey or Wey Valley.

Other results for Weymouth and Portland: 2002 2003 2004 2006 2007 2010 2011 2012 2014 2015 2016
Results for Dorset county council: 2005 2009 2013 2017

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Consolidated results — Weymouth and Portland 2008

Party Votes Percent Seats
Conservative 6321 40.0% 4
Liberal Democrat 4838 30.6% 7
Labour 3498 22.1% 1
Independent 1008 6.4% 1
Green Party 154 1.0% 0

Littlemoor

Simon Bowkett Lab 383 58.1%
Ronald Peattie C 276 41.9%

Melcombe Regis (2)

Peter Farrell LD 625 39.9%
Grant Leighton C 605 38.6%
Derek Model C 503
John Liles LD 494
Maria Blackwood Lab 184 11.7%
Paul McIntosh Grn 154 9.8%
Justine Marriott Lab 137

Preston

David Mannings LD 1201 48.5%
Dominic Lonsdale C 1157 46.8%
Maureen Drake Lab 116 4.7%

Radipole

Ian Roebuck LD 704 54.2%
Ralph Johnson C 407 31.4%
Matt Pitman Lab 187 14.4%

Tophill West [C gain from Ind]

Amanda Alsop C 518 48.7%
Gareth Duncan Ind 332 31.2%
Jo Atwell Lab 214 20.1%

Underhill

Tim Munro Ind 354 38.6%
Richard Denton-White Ind 322 35.1%
Sandy West Lab 157 17.1%
Margaret Gadd C 84 9.2%

Westham East

Howard Legg LD 334 46.1%
Liisa Wallace C 218 30.1%
Stewart Pearson Lab 172 23.8%

Westham North

Graham Winter LD 750 52.7%
David Wallace C 354 24.9%
Lindsay Drage Lab 319 22.4%

Westham West [LD gain from Lab]

Gill Taylor LD 530 44.1%
Kate Wheller Lab 351 29.2%
Margaret Alsop C 321 26.7%

Weymouth East [LD gain from C]

John Birtwistle LD 694 53.2%
Nigel Reed C 489 37.5%
Richard Baker Lab 121 9.3%

Weymouth West [C gain from Lab]

Sonia Cash C 856 54.8%
Andy Blackwood Lab 705 45.2%

Wyke Regis

Doug Hollings C 1036 63.8%
Colin Huckle Lab 589 36.2%

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