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Local Election Results 2007


Whole council up for election. One Independent, nine Teesdale Independents Association, four Labour and three Conservative councillors were elected unopposed.

Teesdale = Teesdale Independents Association. Teesdale Independents Association gains from Independent are not shown as in most cases the same councillor was re-elected.

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

Other results for Teesdale: 2003
Results for Durham county council: 2005

Map of the resultsExport spreadsheet

Consolidated results — Teesdale 2007

Party Votes Percent Seats
Teesdale Independents Association 1493 41.6% 16
Independent 1006 28.0% 6
Labour 634 17.7% 6
Conservative 456 12.7% 4

Barnard Castle East (2)

Margaret Hamilton Teesdale unop.
John Hinchcliffe Teesdale unop.

Barnard Castle North (2) [1 Ind gain from Lab]

David Blackie Teesdale 133 36.6%
Kenneth Coates Ind 128 35.3%
Paul Jackson C 102 28.1%
Mark Terry Teesdale 102

Barnard Castle West (3) [1 C gain from Lab]

Newton Wood Teesdale 399 44.7%
Barbara Harrison C 354 39.7%
John Watson Teesdale 314
Tony Callender Teesdale 217
David Armstrong Lab 139 15.6%

Barningham and Ovington

William Salvin Teesdale unop.

Cockfield (2)

Pauline Charlton Lab unop.
John Priestley Lab unop.

Cotherstone with Lartington

Dreda Forster Ind 195 67.2%
Tori Goodall Teesdale 95 32.8%


Peter Stubbs Ind unop.

Etherley (3) [2 Teesdale gains from Lab]

Keith Stansfield Teesdale 415 71.3%
Martin Clark Teesdale 382
Paul Ryman Teesdale 347
Frederick Moore Lab 167 28.7%
Joseph Smith Lab 167

Evenwood, Ramshaw and Lands (3) [1 Lab gain from Ind]

Arnold Smith Lab 328 57.4%
Margery Bolden Lab 283
Mike English Ind 243 42.6%
Raymond Gibson Ind 233

Gainford and Winston (2)

Josephine Fergus C unop.
Ken Hodgson Teesdale unop.


Phil Hughes Teesdale unop.

Hamsterley and South Bedburn

George Richardson C unop.


John Salter Teesdale unop.

Lynesack (2)

Donald Metcalfe Lab unop.
Kenneth Robinson Lab unop.

Middleton-in-Teesdale (2)

Richard Bell C unop.
Richard Betton Teesdale unop.


Madeleine Walton Teesdale unop.

Staindrop (2)

David Reed Teesdale 311 55.6%
Ossie Hedley Ind 248 44.4%
Kathleen Mitchell Teesdale 212


Keith Watson Teesdale unop.

Streatlam and Whorlton

Tony Cooke Ind 192 57.8%
Michael Simpson Teesdale 140 42.2%

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