Map of the results of the 2002 Bromley council election. Conservatives in blue, Labour in red and Liberal Democrats in yellow.
Map of the results of the 2002 Bromley council election. Conservatives in blue, Labour in red and Liberal Democrats in yellow.

The Bromley Council election of 2002 took place on 2 May, coinciding with 174 other council elections across Britain. The election saw the Conservatives make sweeping gains after losing power in 1998 to a Liberal-Labour coalition.

Election Summary

Bromley Local Election Result 2002[1]
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Conservative 41 +9 68.3 50.5 42,511
  Liberal Democrats 13 -9 21.7 32.6 27,387
  Labour 6 0 10.0 14.1 11,891
  Green 0 0 0 1.2 1,003
  UKIP 0 0 0 1.0 818
  National Front 0 0 0 0.2 192
  Liberal 0 0 0 0.2 176
  CPA 0 0 0 0.2 135

Ward results

Bickley (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Gordon Jenkins 2,756
Conservative Ingrid Buckley 2,753
Conservative Catherine Rideout 2,707
Liberal Democrats Brian Taylor 683
Liberal Democrats Margaret Ayres 681
Liberal Democrats Derek Gambell 599
Labour Susan Cox 492
Labour Christopher Clough 478
Labour Arthur Johnson 445
Turnout 3,999 36.5
Biggin Hill (2)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Geoffrey Gostt 1,432
Liberal Democrats Walter Shekyls 1,402
Conservative Gordon Norrie 1,139
Conservative Matthew Phipps 993
UKIP Arthur Holmans 132
Labour Keith Galley 124
Labour Brendan French 121
Turnout 2,783 36.1

References

  1. ^ "Local Elections Archive Project - 2002 - Bromley".