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Benwell and Scotswood Ward — Newcastle upon Tyne

Note:— Local by-elections may be missing. If the result for a particular year does not appear on this page, click on the link to see all results for Newcastle upon Tyne council in that year.

This ward was abolished or subjected to boundary changes in 2018.

5th May 2016

Rob Higgins Lab 1664 52.4%
Mark Bickerton UKIP 1041 32.8%
Neville Armstrong C 223 7.0%
Helen Laverick LD 127 4.0%
Lee Irving Grn 123 3.9%

7th May 2015

Hazel Stephenson Lab 2773 57.8%
Michael Scott UKIP 1137 23.7%
Neville Armstrong C 508 10.6%
Lee Irving Grn 203 4.2%
Ronald Clark LD 178 3.7%

22nd May 2014

Jeremy Beecham Lab 1502 53.7%
Elisabeth Edmundson UKIP 823 29.4%
Neville Armstrong C 219 7.8%
Ken Booth BritDem 136 4.9%
Ronald Clark LD 117 4.2%

3rd May 2012

Rob Higgins Lab 1959 71.1%
Margaret McKenna NuTCFP 444 16.1%
Gregg Peers C 201 7.3%
Lutz Lemmer LD 151 5.5%

5th May 2011

Hazel Stephenson Lab 2202 68.5%
Doug Graham BNP 356 11.1%
Neville Armstrong C 332 10.3%
James Kenyon LD 323 10.1%

6th May 2010

Jeremy Beecham Lab 2390 54.8%
Alice McIlveen LD 886 20.3%
Edythe Clayton C 556 12.7%
Doug Graham BNP 533 12.2%

1st May 2008

Robert Higgins Lab 1441 48.1%
Kelvin Gardiner LD 612 20.4%
Glen Watson BNP 429 14.3%
Neil Archibald C 366 12.2%
Laurence Ellacott Grn 145 4.8%

3rd May 2007

Hazel Stephenson Lab 1648 54.4%
Catherine Pagan LD 465 15.3%
Maureen Smith C 450 14.8%
John Keys BNP 319 10.5%
Laurence Ellacott Grn 149 4.9%

4th May 2006

Sir Jeremy Beecham Lab 1695 51.4%
John Mansfield LD 879 26.7%
Jonathan Keys BNP 516 15.7%
Laurence Ellacot Grn 206 6.3%

10th June 2004 (3 seats)

Rob Higgins Lab 1811 52.3%
Hazel Stephenson Lab 1760
Sir Jeremy Beecham Lab 1730
Victor Rushton LD 631 18.2%
Paul Wakefield LD 625
Jonathan Keys BNP 536 15.5%
Abdul Latif LD 531
Margaret Fleeting C 486 14.0%
Stephen Kyte C 441
Philippa Wallis C 405

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