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Map of the 2002 North Tyneside Council election results[1]
Map of the 2002 North Tyneside Council election results[1]

Elections to North Tyneside Metropolitan Council took place on 2 May 2002 on the same day as other local council elections in England.[2]

North Tyneside Council is elected "in thirds", which means one councillor from each three-member ward is elected each year followed by a following year. On the same day, the election for the first directly elected Mayor of North Tyneside took place.[3]

Battle Hill

North Tyneside Council Elections: Battle Hill ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats J Smith 1,788 51.4
Labour Tommy Mulvenna 1,333 38.3
Conservative E Smith 356 10.2
Majority 455

Benton

North Tyneside Council Elections: Benton ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour P Latham 1,292 46.3
Conservative Brian McArdle 990 35.5
Liberal Democrats P Finlay 510 18.3
Majority 302

Camperdown

North Tyneside Council Elections: Camperdown ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour D Newton 1,605 68.9
Liberal Democrats C Taylor 407 17.5
Conservative Amanda Newton 319 13.7
Majority 1,198

Chirton

North Tyneside Council Elections: Chirton ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour M Smith 1,235 60.7
Conservative Toni Morgan 469 23.1
Liberal Democrats C Hindmarsh 330 16.2
Majority 766

Collingwood

North Tyneside Council Elections: Collingwood ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Margaret Hall 1,309 51.6
Conservative Miriam Smith 664 23.1
Liberal Democrats Dorothy Hindmarsh 330 16.2
Majority 645

Cullercoats

North Tyneside Council Elections: Cullercoats ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative L Goveas 2,404 56
Labour Keith Smiles 1,322 30.8
Liberal Democrats Dennis Woods 567 13.2
Majority 1,082

Holystone

North Tyneside Council Elections: Holystone ward 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour B Flood 1,756 49.9
Conservative Alison Austin 979 27.8
Liberal Democrats Steven Conoboy 787 22.3
Majority 777

Howdon

North Tyneside Council Elections: Howdon ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour D Charlton 1,146 51.9
Liberal Democrats S Farrell 891 40.4
Conservative John McGee 169 7.7
Majority 255

Longbenton

North Tyneside Council Elections: Longbenton ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour K Conroy 1,221 63.8
Liberal Democrats M Finlay 415 21.7
Conservative Robin Underwood 278 14.5
Majority 806

Monkseaton

North Tyneside Council Elections: Monkseaton ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative J Bell 2,630 65.1
Labour Glen Stillaway 875 21.6
Liberal Democrats M Smith 538 13.3
Majority 1,755

North Shields

North Tyneside Council Elections: North Shields ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative R Goveas 2,096 52.7
Labour F Lott 1,410 35.4
Liberal Democrats A Farrell 475 11.9
Majority 689

Northumberland

North Tyneside Council Elections: Northumberland ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats David ord 2,278 66.6
Labour Norma Playle 689 28.2
Conservative Marjorie Appleton 178 5.2
Majority 1,314

Riverside

North Tyneside Council Elections: Riverside ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour M McGlade 1,248 58.4
Liberal Democrats James Smith 514 24
Conservative L Johnston 376 17.6
Majority 734

Seatonville

North Tyneside Council Elections: Seatonville ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative K Mewett 1,659 47.6
Liberal Democrats Dr Joan Harvey 1,007 28.3
Labour J Smith 857 24.1
Majority 688

St Mary's

North Tyneside Council Elections: Seatonville ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Chris Morgan 3,026 72.1
Liberal Democrats Iain Campbell 656 15.6
Labour Mark Ormston 515 12.3
Majority 2,511

Tynemouth

North Tyneside Council Elections: Tynemouth ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative I Macaulay 1,938 58.9
Labour R Hill 906 27.5
Liberal Democrats K McGarrigle 446 13.6
Majority 1,032


Valley

North Tyneside Council Elections: Valley ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Carole Gamling 1,532 53.8
Conservative Pam McIntyre 685 24.2
Liberal Democrats C Hall 622 22
Majority 838

Wallsend

North Tyneside Council Elections: Wallsend ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Michael Huscroft 1,731 66.8
Labour Alan Keith 760 29.3
Conservative Margaret Smith 99 3.8
Majority 971

Weetslade

North Tyneside Council Elections: Weetslade ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour A Richardson 1,459 42.2
Conservative Alan Appleton 1,356 39.2
Liberal Democrats Raymond Taylor 640 18.5
Majority 103

Whitley Bay

North Tyneside Council Elections: Whitley Bay ward 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative K Fairs 1,519 52.1
Labour John Webb 709 24.3
Liberal Democrats A Campbell 398 13.6
Independent P Bell 292 10
Majority 623 27.2

References

  1. ^ "Map: Local Elections 2002 - North Tyneside". www.andrewteale.me.uk. Retrieved 25 March 2020.
  2. ^ "North Tyneside Council Election Results 1973-2012" (PDF).
  3. ^ "Local Elections Archive Project - 2002 - North Tyneside". www.andrewteale.me.uk. Retrieved 25 March 2020.
Preceded by
2000 North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council election
North Tyneside local elections Succeeded by
2003 North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council election