Election results for Garth

Borough Council Elections - Thursday, 1 May 1997

Garth - results
Election Candidate Party Votes % Outcome
Dennis Rueben Good Labour 1027 26% Elected
Steven Paul Taylor Labour 999 25% Elected
Jacqueline Doris Sylvia Ryder Conservative 786 20% Not elected
Beatrice Helen Brown Conservative 683 17% Not elected
Robert David Maxwell Liberal Democrat 269 7% Not elected
Janette Mary Tompkins New Labour 97 2% Not elected
Jean Oxenbury New Labour 64 2% Not elected
Voting Summary
Details Number
Seats 2
Total votes 3925
Electorate 2891
Number of ballot papers verified 2209
Number of ballot papers rejected 32
Turnout 76%
Share of the votes (%)
Dennis Rueben Good 26% Elected
Steven Paul Taylor 25% Elected
Jacqueline Doris Sylvia Ryder 20% Not elected
Beatrice Helen Brown 17% Not elected
Robert David Maxwell 7% Not elected
Janette Mary Tompkins 2% Not elected
Jean Oxenbury 2% Not elected
Rejected ballot papers
DescriptionNumber
Unmarked or Void for uncertainty:32
Total rejected32