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Local Election Results 2007


Whole council up for election. One Liberal Democrat, three Independent and seven Conservative councillors were elected unopposed.

Note:— Only one candidate was nominated in Llanyblodwel and Pant ward.

This was the last election to Oswestry District Council before its abolition in 2009.

Other results for Oswestry: 2003
Results for Shropshire county council: 2005

Map of the resultsExport spreadsheet

Consolidated results — Oswestry 2007

Party Votes Percent Seats
Conservative 2775 45.3% 17
Liberal Democrat 1750 28.6% 4
Independent 1405 22.9% 7
Labour 198 3.2% 0

Cabin Lane (2) [1 C gain from LD]

Martin Bennett Ind 306 43.3%
William Benyon C 225 31.9%
Michael Chamberlain LD 175 24.8%

Cambrian (2) [1 LD gain from Ind]

Peter Cherrington C 290 55.4%
Margaret Chamberlain LD 233 44.6%
Chris Schofield C 230
Simon Edwards LD 142

Carreg Llwyd (2) [1 C gain from LD]

Frederick Aldridge C unop.
Moira Benyon C unop.

Castle (2) [1 C gain from LD]

Keith Barrow C 439 61.6%
Neeta Burman C 361
Romer Hoseason LD 274 38.4%

Gatacre (2)

Owen Jones LD 236 51.2%
Heather Bickerton Ind 225 48.8%
Elaine Channon LD 216

Gobowen (3) [1 Ind gain from UKIP]

David Lloyd C 522 31.4%
Ron Jones Ind 478 28.8%
Trevor Davies LD 462 27.8%
Percy Cherrington C 342
Mark Turner Lab 198 11.9%


Sheila Bruce C unop.

Llanyblodwel and Pant [Only one candidate nominated]

Arthur Walpole Ind unop.

Maserfield (2)

John Evans C unop.
Betty Gull C unop.

Ruyton and West Felton (2) [1 C gain from Ind]

Aggie Caesar-Homden C 447 53.0%
Pat Mabe C 447
Colin Case Ind 396 47.0%

St Martin's (2)

Neil Arthan C unop.
Neil Graham Ind unop.

Sweeney and Trefonen (3) [1 C gain from Ind]

Joyce Barrow C 852 69.7%
Richard Burman C 648
Patrick Mansfield C 610
Clive Humphries LD 370 30.3%

Weston Rhyn (2) [1 Ind gain from Lab]

Brian Ashton LD unop.
Glyn Evans Ind unop.

Whittington (2) [1 C gain from Ind]

Stephen Charmley C unop.
Pat Raine Ind unop.

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