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Douglas Ward — Wigan

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2nd May 2019

Sheila Ramsdale Lab 994 47.7%
Dalila Fearn UKIP 417 20.0%
John Blondel Ind 384 18.4%
Peter Jacobs Grn 165 7.9%
Margaret Atherton C 125 6.0%

3rd May 2018

Shirley Dewhurst Lab 1551 78.6%
Margaret Atherton C 422 21.4%

5th May 2016

Patricia Draper Lab 1803 84.1%
Margaret Atherton C 340 15.9%

7th May 2015

Michael Dewhurst Lab 3145 64.2%
Derek Wilkes UKIP 1130 23.1%
Margaret Atherton C 525 10.7%
Adele Andrews LftUnity 98 2.0%

13th November 2014 [Resignation of Joy Birch]

Maggie Skilling Lab 874 59.4%
Derek Wilkes UKIP 452 30.7%
Margaret Atherton C 80 5.4%
Damien Hendry Grn 37 2.5%
Michael Moulding CA 29 2.0%

22nd May 2014

Shirley Dewhurst Lab 1502 60.0%
Derek Wilkes UKIP 790 31.6%
Margaret Atherton C 210 8.4%

3rd May 2012

Joy Birch Lab 1774 78.1%
Anthony Unsworth Ind 324 14.3%
Margaret Atherton C 172 7.6%

5th May 2011

Michael Dewhurst Lab 1867 72.3%
Anthony Unsworth Ind 393 15.2%
Margaret Atherton C 321 12.4%

6th May 2010

Shirley Dewhurst Lab 2742 59.1%
Margaret Atherton C 659 14.2%
Ian Lloyd BNP 461 9.9%
Jayne Bryan CA 396 8.5%
Anthony Unsworth Ind 380 8.2%

1st May 2008

Joy Birch Lab 1170 51.7%
Anthony Unsworth CA 745 32.9%
Stephen Holt C 350 15.5%

3rd May 2007

Mike Dewhurst Lab 1338 58.2%
James Carmichael-Price CA 586 25.5%
Jean Peet C 374 16.3%

4th May 2006

Shirley Dewhurst Lab 1369 59.5%
Edna Hulme CA 933 40.5%

16th June 2005 [By-election]

Lab 916 48.0%
Ind 788 41.3%
C 101 5.3%
UKIP 57 3.0%
BNP 47 2.5%

10th June 2004 (3 seats)

Joy Birch Lab 1427 52.4%
Christine Hitchen Lab 1347
Margaret Coghlin Lab 1318
Lucy Beale CA 1296 47.6%
Robert Beale CA 1287
Janette Thomas CA 1223

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