2005 Northumberland County Council election[1]

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All 67 seats
to Northumberland County Council
34 seats needed for a majority
Turnout61.0%
  First party Second party
 
Party Labour Liberal Democrats
Last election 38 9
Seats won 35 14
Seat change Decrease3 Increase5
Popular vote 51,324 53,509
Percentage 34.4% 35.9%

  Third party Fourth party
 
Party Conservative Independent
Last election 17 3
Seats won 14 4
Seat change Decrease3 Increase1
Popular vote 36,081 7,607
Percentage 24.2% 5.1%

Northumberland UK local election 2005 map.svg
Map of the results of the 2005 local election.

Control of Council before election


Labour Party

Control of Council after election


Labour Party

Local elections to Northumberland County Council, a county council in the north east of England, were held on 5 May 2005, resulting in a council with Labour members forming a majority.

Results

2005 Northumberland County Council election[2]
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Labour 35 34.4 51,324
  Liberal Democrats 14 36.1 53,509
  Conservative 14 24.3 36,081
  Independent 4 5.1 7,607
  Green 0 0.4 522

References

  1. ^ "Local Election Summaries 2005". The Elections Centre. Retrieved 21 June 2019.
  2. ^ Andrew Teale. "Local Election Results 2005 - Northumberland". Local Elections Archive Project.