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Local Election Results 2008

Cannock Chase

One-third of council up for election. No elections this year in Hednesford Green Heath or Rawnsley.

Other results for Cannock Chase: 2002 2003 2004 2006 2007 2010 2011 2012 2014 2015 2016
Results for Staffordshire county council: 2005 2009 2013 2017

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Consolidated results — Cannock Chase 2008

Party Votes Percent Seats
Conservative 7440 42.5% 8
Labour 5371 30.7% 2
Liberal Democrat 3775 21.6% 4
UK Independence Party 372 2.1% 0
British National Party 368 2.1% 0
Independent 186 1.1% 0

Brereton and Ravenhill

Ray Easton LD 772 55.6%
Mike Davey Lab 308 22.2%
Vic Hardcastle C 308 22.2%

Cannock East

Christine Mitchell Lab 675 50.4%
Hyra Sutton C 516 38.5%
Richard Wilcox LD 149 11.1%

Cannock North

Gordon Alcott Lab 768 60.0%
Reg Wells LD 511 40.0%

Cannock South [C gain from Lab]

Mark Green C 622 44.7%
Janos Toth Lab 614 44.1%
Gary Grant LD 157 11.3%

Cannock West

Diane Bennett C 1417 74.7%
William Lintern Lab 480 25.3%

Etching Hill and The Heath

Brian Williams LD 619 45.0%
Geoffrey Martin C 590 42.8%
Christine Martin Lab 168 12.2%

Hagley

Tony Williams LD 381 49.9%
Carl Bennett Lab 208 27.2%
Chris Dale C 175 22.9%

Hawks Green (2)

Ann Bernard C 779 62.8%
John Bernard C 746
Sean Gleeson UKIP 234 18.9%
Dennis Dixon Lab 227 18.3%
Paul Witton Lab 213

Heath Hayes East and Wimblebury [C gain from LD]

John Jillings C 561 39.5%
Bob Todd Lab 363 25.6%
Chris Collis LD 309 21.8%
Colin Thompson Ind 186 13.1%

Hednesford North [C gain from Lab]

Graham Burnett C 549 40.6%
Annette Jones Lab 508 37.6%
Linda Mawle LD 156 11.5%
John Pugh UKIP 138 10.2%

Hednesford South

John Burnett C 601 56.1%
Michael Stretton Lab 319 29.8%
Carol Whysall LD 152 14.2%

Norton Canes

John Beddows C 805 48.3%
Terry Hurl Lab 495 29.7%
William Vaughan BNP 368 22.1%

Western Springs

Pat Williams LD 569 43.0%
Justin Johnson C 517 39.0%
Thomas Anderson Lab 238 18.0%

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