Elections to Colchester Borough Council took place on 11 May 1950. This was on the same day as other local elections across the United Kingdom.

Ward Results

Source:[1]

Abbey

Abbey
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal 'P. Warwick-Bailey' Unopposed
Turnout N/A N/A N/A
Liberal win

Berechurch

Berechurch
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour S. Head 1,363 55.3
Conservative E. Eastwood 1,100 44.7
Turnout
Labour win

Castle

Castle
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative H. Reid 1,143 56.8
Labour N. Green 868 43.2
Turnout
Conservative win

Harbour

Harbour
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour T. Morris 1,165 55.2
Conservative B. Richardson 946 44.8
Turnout
Labour win

Lexden & Shrub End

Lexden & Shrub End
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative A. Craig 1,380 71.3
Labour I. Brown 556 28.7
Turnout
Conservative win

Mile End

Mile End
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative D. Underwood 1,183 51.0
Labour L. Worsnop 1,137 49.0
Turnout
Conservative win

New Town

New Town
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour M. Cook 1,200 55.4
Conservative A. Worth 930 42.9
Communist T. Hawkins 36 1.7
Turnout
Labour win

St. John's

St. John's
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative R. Howell 992 43.2
Labour L. French 876 38.2
Independent H. Aldous 428 18.6
Turnout
Conservative win

St. Mary's

St. Mary's
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative H. Hacknessy 1,735 81.8
Labour T. Niblett 385 18.2
Turnout
Conservative win

References

  1. ^ "Non County Boroughs 1945 to 1952".[unreliable source?]