Election results for Wildridings

Borough Council Elections - Thursday, 1 May 1997

Wildridings - results
Election Candidate Party Votes %
Austin John McCormack Labour 821 26% Elected
Philip Grayson Labour 754 24% Elected
Margaret Rose Wreglesworth Conservative 612 20% Not elected
Noel William Wreglesworth Conservative 553 18% Not elected
Laurence Gerard John Gallagher Liberal Democrat 253 8% Not elected
Jonathan Paul Tompkins New Labour 82 3% Not elected
Simon Peter Brooks New Labour 52 2% Not elected
Voting Summary
Details Number
Seats 2
Total votes 3127
Electorate 2183
Number of ballot papers verified 1701
Number of ballot papers rejected 10
Turnout 78%
Share of the votes (%)
Austin John McCormack 26% Elected
Philip Grayson 24% Elected
Margaret Rose Wreglesworth 20% Not elected
Noel William Wreglesworth 18% Not elected
Laurence Gerard John Gallagher 8% Not elected
Jonathan Paul Tompkins 3% Not elected
Simon Peter Brooks 2% Not elected
Rejected ballot papers
DescriptionNumber
Unmarked or Void for uncertainty:9
Voted for more candidates than voter entitled to:1
Total rejected10