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Local Election Results 2003


Whole council up for election on new ward boundaries. Fifteen Labour councillors were elected unopposed.

Other results for Chester-le-Street: 2007
By-elections for Chester-le-Street (may be incomplete): 2nd October 2003 (Chester N.) — 16th September 2004 (Edmondsley & Waldridge) — 10th February 2005 (Pelton Fell) — 15th June 2006 (Pelton) — 27th September 2007 (Chester C.)
Results for Durham county council: 2005

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Consolidated results — Chester-le-Street 2003

Party Votes Percent Seats
Labour 6109 44.0% 29
Conservative 3906 28.1% 1
Independent 3870 27.9% 4

Bournmoor (2)

Geoffrey Armstrong Lab 731 68.6%
Thomas Harland Lab 590
Julie Watson C 335 31.4%

Chester Central (2)

Robert Hall Lab 468 60.1%
Gordon Kerr Lab 417
Desmond Greaves Ind 311 39.9%

Chester East (2)

Lancelot Brown Ind 890 48.9%
Sharon Gollan Lab 514 28.3%
Colin Stephinson C 415 22.8%
David Holding Lab 375

Chester North (3)

Robert Lambert Lab 1270 58.2%
Robert Richardson Lab 1099
Christopher Jukes Lab 917
Beatrice Bainbridge C 913 41.8%

Chester South (2)

George Davidson Lab 864 59.9%
Linda Ebbatson Lab 811
Allan Bainbridge C 578 40.1%

Chester West (2)

Martin Gollan Lab unop.
Simon Henig Lab unop.

Edmondsley and Waldridge (3)

John Adey Lab unop.
David Meek Lab unop.
Simon Westrip Lab unop.

Grange Villa and West Pelton

Keith Potts Lab unop.

Kimblesworth and Plawsworth

Alan Holden Lab unop.

Lumley (3)

Colin Carr Lab 998 41.0%
Audrey Willis Ind 962 39.6%
John Evans Lab 956
Laurence Taylor Lab 840
Mark Watson C 472 19.4%

North Lodge (2)

Peter May C 765 41.1%
Jacqueline Proud Ind 758 40.7%
Justin Garrod C 503
Guy Starkey Lab 339 18.2%

Ouston (2)

Maureen Potts Lab unop.
David Stoker Lab unop.

Pelton (3)

William Laverick Ind 949 41.2%
Isabel Smith Lab 925 40.2%
Kathryn Greenwell Lab 879
Margaret Thompson Lab 853
Amanda Hall C 428 18.6%

Pelton Fell

Mark Howey Lab unop.

Sacriston (3)

Ralph Harrison Lab unop.
Derek Robson Lab unop.
Allen Turner Lab unop.

Urpeth (2)

James Barrett Lab unop.
Allen Humes Lab unop.

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