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Map of results of 2003 election
Map of results of 2003 election

Elections to Bournemouth Borough Council on the south coast of England were held on 1 May 2003. The whole council (a unitary authority) was up for election. The number of seats at this election was reduced from 57 to 54 (wards reduced from 19 to 18).

Election result

Bournemouth Election Result 2003
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Liberal Democrats 33 15 0 15 61.1 44.86 49,728
  Conservative 16 0 10 -10 29.6 37.40 41,462
  Labour 3 0 3 -3 5.5 9.51 10,538
  Independent 2 0 5 -5 3.7 6.04 6,695
  UKIP 0 0 0 0 0 1.66 1,839
  Dorset Stop the War 0 0 0 0 0 0.27 299
  BNP 0 0 0 0 0 0.26 293