Elections to Calderdale Metropolitan Borough Council were held on 7 May 1998. One third of the council was up for election and the Labour Party kept overall control of the council.[1]

After the election, the composition of the council was:

Election result

Calderdale Local Election Result 1998
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Conservative 9 +5 45.0
  Liberal Democrats 6 +2 30.0
  Labour 5 -6 25.0
  Independent 0 -1 0

References

  1. ^ "Local Elections results". The Times. 9 May 1998. p. 46. ISSN 0140-0460.