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Local Election Results 2008

Craven

One-third of council up for election. No elections this year in Bentham, Embsay-with-Eastby, Gargrave and Malhamdale, Glusburn, Hellifield and Long Preston, Penyghent, Sutton-in-Craven or West Craven.

Other results for Craven: 2002 2003 2004 2006 2007 2010 2011 2012 2014 2015 2016
Results for North Yorkshire county council: 2005 2009 2013 2017

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Consolidated results — Craven 2008

Party Votes Percent Seats
Conservative 6268 55.0% 8
Liberal Democrat 3124 27.4% 2
Independent 1159 10.2% 1
Labour 843 7.4% 0

Aire Valley with Lothersdale

Pat Fairbank C 824 63.0%
Stephen Walpole LD 307 23.5%
Bob Holland Lab 177 13.5%

Barden Fell

Chris Knowles-Fitton C 550 83.3%
Andrew Rankine LD 110 16.7%

Cowling [C gain from Ind]

Ady Green C 470 69.5%
Paul Routledge Lab 206 30.5%

Grassington

Richard Foster C 539 77.1%
John Manley LD 160 22.9%

Ingleton and Clapham

David Ireton Ind 1159 78.6%
Terence Thorpe C 315 21.4%

Settle and Ribblebanks

Donny Whaites C 860 64.3%
Alison Fawcett LD 300 22.4%
Edward Saunders Lab 178 13.3%

Skipton East [C gain from LD]

Pamela Heseltine C 595 50.5%
Eric Jaquin LD 464 39.4%
Chris Rose Lab 119 10.1%

Skipton North

Paul Whitaker C 737 57.4%
Carole Manley LD 547 42.6%

Skipton South

Andrew Solloway LD 391 50.4%
Charlotte Gott C 222 28.6%
Duncan Hall Lab 163 21.0%

Skipton West

Paul English LD 592 56.9%
John Garton C 449 43.1%

Upper Wharfedale

John Roberts C 707 73.6%
John Bennett LD 253 26.4%

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