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Local Election Results 2008

Barnsley

BIG = Barnsley Independent Group

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Consolidated results — Barnsley 2008

Party Votes Percent Seats
Labour 18443 31.4% 8
Barnsley Independent Group 13517 23.0% 10
British National Party 9959 17.0% 0
Conservative 8930 15.2% 2
Liberal Democrat 3880 6.6% 1
Independent 3429 5.8% 1
Green Party 440 0.7% 0
UK Independence Party 76 0.1% 0

Central [Lab gain from LD]

Doug Birkinshaw Lab 775 31.0%
Noel Cowdell BIG 660 26.4%
Peter Marshall BNP 621 24.8%
Eddie Gouthwaite LD 243 9.7%
Andrew Barr C 202 8.1%

Cudworth

Steve Houghton Lab 1279 48.9%
Terry Hubbard BNP 650 24.9%
Pam Kershaw LD 215 8.2%
Ian Sanders Ind 184 7.0%
Dorothy Shaw C 183 7.0%
David Surgey BIG 82 3.1%
Tony Devoy Ind 22 0.8%

Darfield

Ron Fisher BIG 1457 56.8%
Brian Mathers Lab 510 19.9%
Steve O'Connor BNP 316 12.3%
Gillian Millner C 282 11.0%

Darton East

John Parkinson Lab 1044 34.5%
Colin Porter BNP 669 22.1%
John Race Ind 606 20.0%
Howard Pearson C 490 16.2%
Sally Brook LD 220 7.3%

Darton West

Alice Cave Lab 1173 36.8%
Ian Sutton BNP 919 28.8%
Gordon Wilkinson C 554 17.4%
Jean Rowley Ind 545 17.1%

Dearne North

Jennifer Worton Lab 853 40.2%
Rob Garrett BNP 392 18.5%
Ian Garner BIG 375 17.7%
Sarah Brook LD 316 14.9%
Paul Buckley C 186 8.8%

Dearne South

Sharron Brook LD 1094 39.6%
Ralph Sixsmith Lab 934 33.8%
June Peel BNP 590 21.3%
Deborah Toon C 146 5.3%

Dodworth

Philip Birkinshaw BIG 1444 48.7%
Pauline Haigh Lab 654 22.0%
George Hill C 456 15.4%
Nick Parker BNP 414 13.9%

Hoyland Milton

Michael Brankin BIG 1159 40.4%
Robin Franklin Lab 902 31.5%
Alan Pilkington C 296 10.3%
Simon Goodricke BNP 289 10.1%
Carol Robb Grn 145 5.1%
Wayne Harling UKIP 76 2.7%

Kingstone

Malcolm Price BIG 1016 45.7%
Kath Mitchell Lab 565 25.4%
Peter Robinson BNP 407 18.3%
Geoffrey Turvey C 155 7.0%
Frank Watson Ind 80 3.6%

Monk Bretton

Grace Brown Ind 911 33.4%
Jane Hubbard BNP 668 24.5%
Nadia Richardson Lab 664 24.3%
Ken Smith LD 247 9.0%
Peter Murray C 241 8.8%

North East [BIG gain from Lab]

Danny Gillespie BIG 1522 45.9%
Arthur Whittaker Lab 1183 35.7%
Dennis Seilly BNP 308 9.3%
Frances Hamer C 305 9.2%

Old Town (2)

Bill Gaunt BIG 1503 48.6%
John Love BIG 1255
Phil Davies Lab 721 23.3%
Daniel Cooke BNP 564 18.2%
Lancer White BNP 424
Elizabeth Hill C 306 9.9%
Alexander Wilkinson C 227

Penistone East

John Wilson C 2050 52.8%
Jill Hayler Lab 827 21.3%
Trish Arundel LD 654 16.8%
Kelly Thorpe BNP 355 9.1%

Penistone West

Steve Webber C 1439 42.5%
Brenda Hinchcliff Ind 654 19.3%
Paul James BNP 550 16.2%
Peter Starling Lab 447 13.2%
Lynda Pickersgill Grn 295 8.7%

Rockingham

Mary Branklin BIG 1336 42.1%
Alan Schofield Lab 913 28.8%
Paul Richardson BNP 343 10.8%
Lesley Watkinson C 296 9.3%
Patrick Connell-Fothergill LD 159 5.0%
Bob Hannaghan Ind 128 4.0%

Royston

Graham Kyte Lab 1202 46.9%
Danny Oates LD 513 20.0%
Paul Harris BNP 392 15.3%
Garry Needham C 263 10.3%
Daniel Pickering BIG 195 7.6%

St Helens

Len Picken Lab 965 46.0%
Lisa Brooksbank BNP 635 30.3%
Dennis Kelk Ind 299 14.2%
Michael Toon C 200 9.5%

Stairfoot

Fred Clowery BIG 1218 48.8%
Steve Redford Lab 706 28.3%
Susan Harris BNP 350 14.0%
Clive Watkinson C 224 9.0%

Wombwell

Margaret Morgan Lab 1200 48.9%
Lisa Goodricke BNP 527 21.5%
Keith Jenner C 439 17.9%
Ray Murdoch BIG 286 11.7%

Worsbrough [BIG gain from Lab]

Gill Carr BIG 1264 48.1%
Terry Bristowe Lab 926 35.3%
Pat Durie LD 219 8.3%
Peter Hamer C 217 8.3%

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