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Local Election Results 2007


Whole council up for election. Twenty-five Labour councillors were elected unopposed.

This was the last election to Easington District Council before it was abolished in 2009.

Other results for Easington: 2003
By-elections for Easington (may be incomplete): 19th October 2006 (Passfield)
Results for Durham county council: 2005

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Consolidated results — Easington 2007

Party Votes Percent Seats
Labour 7142 59.6% 47
Independent 2582 21.6% 2
Conservative 1176 9.8% 0
Liberal Democrat 752 6.3% 2
Socialist Party 325 2.7% 0

Acre Rigg (2)

Babs Sloan LD 530 57.1%
Ralph Liddle LD 433
James Alvey Lab 399 42.9%
Doug Langan Lab 340

Blackhalls (3)

Robert Crute Lab unop.
Alphonsus Holmes Lab unop.
Peter Ward Lab unop.

Dawdon (3)

Sonia Forster Lab unop.
Frank Shaw Lab unop.
Charles Walker Lab unop.

Dene House (2)

Brian Quinn Lab 586 58.3%
Audrey Laing Lab 500
Sidney Huntington Ind 420 41.7%

Deneside (3)

Margaret Baird Lab 847 72.3%
Edward Bell Lab 790
Peter Campbell Lab 734
Steven Colborn Soc 325 27.7%

Easington Colliery (3)

Alan Burnip Lab unop.
Richard Burnip Lab unop.
Dennis Raine Lab unop.

Easington Village and South Hetton (3)

Raymond Davison Lab unop.
Michael Routledge Lab unop.
Robin Todd Lab unop.

Eden Hill (2)

Thomas Longstaff Lab 441 66.5%
Stanley Bishop Lab 407
Margaret Wells LD 222 33.5%

Haswell and Shotton (3)

Eunice Huntington Lab 804 59.4%
Hugh High Lab 802
Alfred Collinson Lab 786
Edward Hall Ind 549 40.6%

Horden North (3) [1 Lab gain from Ind]

Edna Connor Lab unop.
George Patterson Lab unop.
Vivianne Williams Lab unop.

Horden South (2)

Paul Stradling Lab 713 83.8%
Dennis Maddison Lab 560
Mona Riley C 138 16.2%

Howletch (2)

Geoffrey Pinkney Lab unop.
David Taylor-Gooby Lab unop.

Hutton Henry

Barry Bates Lab unop.

Murton East (2)

Joyce Maitland Lab unop.
Colin Patching Lab unop.

Murton West (2)

Alan Napier Lab unop.
Alice Naylor Lab unop.

Passfield (3) [1 Lab gain from Ind]

Joan Maslin Ind 749 57.0%
Don Milsom Lab 565 43.0%
Gary Johnson Lab 562
Brian Joyce Lab 557

Seaham Harbour (3)

Geraldine Bleasdale Lab 867 65.2%
Dan Myers Lab 812
James Haggan Lab 794
Margaret Reid C 463 34.8%

Seaham North (3)

Sadie Mason Lab 791 57.9%
Margaret Nugent Lab 783
Bruce Burn Lab 776
Derick Dixon C 575 42.1%

Thornley and Wheatley Hill (3)

Morris Nicholls Lab 1129 56.6%
Brian Wilson Ind 864 43.4%
Terence Unsworth Lab 811
John Hogg Lab 544

Wingate (3) [1 Lab gain from Ind]

Joan Freak Lab unop.
Kevin McGonnell Lab unop.
Robert Taylor Lab unop.

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