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Local Election Results 2008

Chorley

One-third of council up for election. No elections this year in Astley and Buckshaw, Chisnall, Clayton-le-Woods West and Cuerden, Euxton South or Pennine.

Other results for Chorley: 2002 2003 2004 2006 2007 2010 2011 2012 2014 2015 2016 2018 2019
By-elections for Chorley (may be incomplete): 5th May 2005 (Clayton-le-Woods & Whittle-le-Woods) — 4th June 2009 (Wheelton & Withnell) — 20th October 2015 (Euxton N.) — 4th July 2019 (Eccleston & Mawdesley)
Results for Lancashire county council: 2005 2009 2013 2017 2021

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Consolidated results — Chorley 2008

Party Votes Percent Seats
Conservative 11872 45.7% 8
Labour 9130 35.1% 5
Independent 2699 10.4% 1
Liberal Democrat 2016 7.8% 1
New Party 276 1.1% 0

Adlington and Anderton

Peter Wilson Lab 1103 44.5%
Eric Catterall C 1079 43.6%
Philip Ling LD 294 11.9%

Brindle and Hoghton

David Dickinson C 648 81.6%
Neil Caton Lab 146 18.4%

Chorley East

Julia Berry Lab 974 62.4%
Nicola Gregory C 587 37.6%

Chorley North East

Adrian Lowe Lab 764 45.2%
Simon Parkinson C 650 38.5%
Colin Denby New 276 16.3%

Chorley North West

Joyce Snape Ind 2055 76.3%
Jonathan Pryor Lab 337 12.5%
Barbara Higham C 302 11.2%

Chorley South East

Alistair Bradley Lab 890 46.2%
Eleanor Smith C 834 43.3%
David Porter LD 204 10.6%

Chorley South West

Anthony Gee Lab 831 51.8%
Dorothy Livesey C 772 48.2%

Clayton-le-Woods and Whittle-le-Woods

John Walker C 1353 65.5%
Frances Maguire Lab 387 18.7%
Glenda Charlesworth LD 326 15.8%

Clayton-le-Woods North

Alan Cullens C 897 53.1%
Steve Murfitt Lab 499 29.5%
Stephen Fenn LD 294 17.4%

Coppull

Stella Walsh LD 898 51.2%
Peter Gore Lab 588 33.5%
Stephen Royce C 269 15.3%

Eccleston and Mawdesley

Henry Caunce C 1306 57.7%
Alan Whittikar Lab 956 42.3%

Euxton North [C gain from Lab]

Debra Platt C 908 54.9%
Danny Gee Lab 745 45.1%

Heath Charnock and Rivington

Pat Case C 573 72.3%
Paul Walmsley Lab 220 27.7%

Lostock [C gain from Ind]

Simon Moulton C 846 56.8%
Margaret Iddon Ind 644 43.2%

Wheelton and Withnell

Shaun Smith C 848 55.1%
Chris France Lab 690 44.9%

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