HomeA-Z of councilsDownloadsAbout the editorContact RSS updatesTweet this pageAndrew's Previews BooksDonate

Local Elections Archive Project

Distington Ward — Copeland

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 Copeland council in that year.

This ward was abolished or subjected to boundary changes in 2019.

2nd May 2019

7th May 2015 (3 seats) [1 Lab gain from Ind]

Jackie Bowman Lab 875 59.8%
Gillian Troughton Lab 859
John Bowman Lab 839
Andrew Wonnacott C 587 40.2%

5th May 2011 (3 seats) [1 Ind gain from Lab]

John Bowman Lab 614 37.1%
Jackie Bowman Lab 598
Brian Dixon Ind 486 29.3%
Simon Leyton Lab 431
Frank Hollowell LD 284 17.1%
Sheena Gray C 272 16.4%

3rd May 2007 (3 seats)

Willis Metherell Lab 523 47.2%
Brian Dixon Lab 495
John Bowman Lab 465
Frank Hollowell LD 357 32.2%
Victoria Vincent C 229 20.6%

1st May 2003 (3 seats)

Willis Metherell Lab 992 59.6%
Brian Dixon Lab 963
Kevin Young Lab 952
Frank Hollowell LD 441 26.5%
Mary Lancaster LD 349
Joyce Toft C 231 13.9%
Stephen Litt LD 197

Back to the home page.

Copyright © Andrew Teale, 2002–2021.
All text and images in this website are available for reuse and modification under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Sharealike 3.0 Unported Licence and the GNU Free Documentation Licence (unversioned, with no invariant sections, front-cover texts, or back-cover texts).

All electoral data on this website are based on information kindly supplied by the relevant Returning Officer and are held for archiving, historical and research purposes in the public interest as provided for by the Data Protection Act 2018.

If this website has been helpful to you, please consider making a donation to support the work required to keep the Local Elections Archive Project going.

Comments? Corrections? Constructive abuse? Commissions? Cash donations? Email me: Email address here