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Local Election Results 2015

Copeland

Whole council up for election. One Conservative councillor was elected unopposed.

Mayor of Copeland

First prefs. Run-off
Mike Starkie Ind 9836 15233
Steve Gibbons Lab 12867 14259
Chris Whiteside C 9509

Other results for Copeland: 2003 2007 2011
Results for Cumbria county council: 2005 2009 2013 2017

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Consolidated results — Copeland 2015

Party Votes Percent Seats
Labour 13846 42.5% 29
Conservative 12342 37.9% 17
Independent 4244 13.0% 5
Green Party 1330 4.1% 0
UK Independence Party 604 1.9% 0
Liberal Democrat 182 0.6% 0

Arlecdon

Graham Sunderland Ind 527 70.2%
Elaine Haraldsen C 224 29.8%

Beckermet (2) [1 Ind gain from C]

Yvonne Clarkson C 808 45.3%
Sam Meteer Ind 562 31.5%
Graham Grant C 479
Julia Lee Lab 415 23.2%

Bootle

Keith Hitchen C unop.

Bransty (3) [2 C gains from Lab]

Anne Bradshaw Lab 1259 53.7%
Brian O'Kane C 1087 46.3%
Graham Roberts C 1009
Arthur Lamb C 711

Cleator Moor North (3)

Hugh Branney Lab 1091 49.8%
Joan Hully Lab 1082
Linda Jones-Bulman Lab 805
Nick Ford UKIP 604 27.6%
David Walker C 495 22.6%

Cleator Moor South (2)

Dave Banks Lab 747 74.9%
Dave Riley Lab 666
Elizabeth Hutson C 250 25.1%

Distington (3) [1 Lab gain from Ind]

Jackie Bowman Lab 875 59.8%
Gillian Troughton Lab 859
John Bowman Lab 839
Andrew Wonnacott C 587 40.2%

Egremont North (3) [1 C gain from Lab]

Sam Pollen Lab 935 39.3%
John Burns Lab 787
Jean Lewthwaite C 666 28.0%
Jacqui Smith Ind 606 25.5%
Lee Butterworth Ind 549
Jane Tyson Grn 170 7.2%

Egremont South (3)

Michael McVeigh Lab 915 43.3%
Lena Hogg Lab 732
Neil Ferguson Lab 623
Graham Hutson C 518 24.5%
Paul Downton Ind 511 24.2%
Adam Nichol Ind 379
Erica Flint Grn 168 8.0%

Ennerdale

John Dirom C 271 47.5%
Dave Camlin Grn 211 37.0%
Mike Minogue LD 88 15.4%

Frizington (2)

Peter Connolly Lab 648 64.1%
Gwynneth Everett Lab 581
Dan Glover C 363 35.9%

Gosforth

Alan Jacob C 600 79.2%
Jim Hewitson Lab 158 20.8%

Harbour (3) [2 Ind gains from Lab]

Carla Arrighi Ind 856 35.9%
Charles Maudling Ind 815
William Kirkbride Lab 753 31.6%
Henry Wormstrup Lab 616
Glenn Gray C 500 21.0%
Ian St John Grn 274 11.5%

Haverigg

Doug Wilson C 315 47.8%
Barrie Crawford Lab 290 44.0%
Nigel Gilligan Grn 54 8.2%

Hensingham (3)

Allan Forster Lab 1011 66.8%
Raymond Gill Lab 955
Jeanette Forster Lab 903
Hazel Dirom C 502 33.2%

Hillcrest (2) [1 Lab gain from C]

John Kane Lab 732 53.8%
Alistair Norwood C 629 46.2%
Allan Mossop C 523

Holborn Hill (2)

Fred Gleaves C 542 54.8%
Denise Burness Lab 447 45.2%
Jane Micklethwaite C 368
Rowena Pitt Lab 352

Kells (2) [1 Ind gain from Lab]

Michael Guest Ind 550 42.6%
Allan Holliday Lab 518 40.1%
John Woolley Lab 424
Doreen Platt C 224 17.3%

Millom Without

Gilbert Scurrah C 496 66.4%
Lynette Gilligan Grn 251 33.6%

Mirehouse (3)

Mark Holliday Lab 918 53.4%
Paul Whalley Lab 718
Christopher Reay Lab 551
John Little Ind 465 27.1%
George Higgins C 336 19.5%

Moresby [C gain from Lab]

Martin Barbour C 259 38.1%
Geoff Blackwell Lab 253 37.3%
Alan Lawson Ind 167 24.6%

Newtown (3)

Raymond Cole C 756 47.0%
Felicity Wilson C 755
Bob Kelly Lab 650 40.4%
Ged McGrath C 568
Sally Millar Grn 202 12.6%

St Bees

Ian Hill C 610 65.9%
Alan Alexander Lab 221 23.9%
Les Abrahams LD 94 10.2%

Sandwith (2)

Peter Stephenson Lab 638 68.9%
Peter Tyson Lab 533
Sam Holding C 288 31.1%

Seascale (2)

David Moore C 1016 73.2%
Andy Pratt C 946
Wendy Skillicorn Lab 372 26.8%

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