2018 City of Lincoln Council election[1][2]

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11 of the 33 seats to City of Lincoln Council
17 seats needed for a majority
Turnout31.27%[3]
  First party Second party
 
Party Labour Conservative
Last election 27 6
Seats won 7 4
Seats after 24 9
Seat change Decrease3 Increase3
Popular vote 8,944 6,873
Percentage 47.9% 36.8%

City of Lincoln Council Election Results 2018.svg
Map showing the results of the 2018 Lincoln City Council elections by ward. Red shows Labour seats and blue shows the Conservatives.

Council control before election

Labour

Council control after election

Labour

The 2018 City of Lincoln Council election took place on 3 May 2018 to elect members of City of Lincoln Council in England.[4] This was held on the same day as other local elections. One third 33 seats were up for election, with one councillors in each of the 11 wards being elected. As the previous election in 2016 had been an all-out election with new ward boundaries, the seats of the candidates that had finished third in each ward in 2016 were up for election.

Overall results

2018 City of Lincoln Council Election Result
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Labour 7 0 3 Decrease3 63.6 47.9 8,944
  Conservative 4 3 0 Increase3 36.4 36.8 6,873
  Liberal Democrats 0 0 0 Steady 0.0 7.6 1,420
  Green 0 0 0 Steady 0.0 5.6 1,044
  UKIP 0 0 0 Steady 0.0 1.3 247
  Independent 0 0 0 Steady 0.0 0.8 154

Ward results

Abbey

Location of Abbey ward
Location of Abbey ward
Abbey[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Labour Bill Bilton 850 52.0
Conservative Richard Butroid 348 21.3
Liberal Democrats Clare Smalley 311 19.0
Green Edward Evelyn Francis 126 7.7
Majority 502 30.7
Turnout 1,635
Labour hold

Birchwood

Location of Birchwood ward
Location of Birchwood ward
Birchwood[6]
Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Alan Briggs 786 47.4
Labour Paul Gowen 654 39.5
UKIP Elaine Warde 100 6.0
Liberal Democrats Adam Carnie 68 4.1
Green Benjamin Loryman 49 3.0
Majority 132 8.0
Turnout 1,657 28
Conservative gain from Labour

Boultham

Location of Boultham ward
Location of Boultham ward
Boultham[7]
Party Candidate Votes %
Labour Gary Hewson 848 58.8
Conservative Simon Pouncey 453 31.4
Green Simon Tooke 71 4.9
Liberal Democrats Kian Hearnshaw 69 4.8
Majority 395 27.4
Turnout 1,441 31
Labour hold

Carholme

Location of Carholme ward
Location of Carholme ward
Carholme[8]
Party Candidate Votes %
Labour Laura Angela McWilliams 1,008 53.1
Liberal Democrats James Brown 451 23.8
Conservative Katya Salvador 293 15.4
Green Nicola Watson 99 5.2
UKIP Andrew Dunn 47 2.5
Majority 557 29.3
Turnout 1,898 38
Labour hold

Castle

Location of Castle ward
Location of Castle ward
Castle[9]
Party Candidate Votes %
Labour Loraine Woolley 894 54.4
Conservative Tom Roche 553 33.6
Green Lynne Allison 119 7.2
Liberal Democrats Diana Catton 78 4.7
Majority 341 20.7
Turnout 1,644 31
Labour hold

Glebe

Location of Glebe ward
Location of Glebe ward
Glebe[10]
Party Candidate Votes %
Labour Patrick Vaughan 775 50.7
Conservative Jenine Butroid 574 37.6
Green Fiona McKenna 115 7.5
Liberal Democrats Stephen Lonsdale 64 4.2
Majority 201 13.2
Turnout 1,528 26
Labour hold

Hartsholme

Location of Hartsholme ward
Location of Hartsholme ward
Hartsholme[11]
Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Andrew Kerry 1,031 50.2
Labour Liz Bushell 783 38.2
Green John Radford 169 8.2
Liberal Democrats Jamie Gurden 69 3.4
Majority 248 12.1
Turnout 6,131 32
Conservative hold

Minster

Location of Minster ward
Location of Minster ward
Minster[12]
Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Christopher Reid 793 43.0
Labour Rebecca Longbottom 742 40.2
Independent Liz Maxwell 154 8.4
Liberal Democrats Nicole Pouncey 92 5.0
Green Ivan Chafen 63 3.4
Majority 51 2.8
Turnout 1,844 36
Conservative gain from Labour

Moorland

Location of Moorland ward
Location of Moorland ward
Moorland[13]
Party Candidate Votes %
Labour Adrianna McNulty 785 50.9
Conservative Sharon Longthorne 644 41.8
Liberal Democrats Ross Pepper 59 3.8
Green Christopher Padley 54 3.5
Majority 141 9.1
Turnout 1,542 28
Labour hold

Park

Location of Park ward
Location of Park ward
Park[14]
Party Candidate Votes %
Labour Helena Mair 819 59.7
Conservative Oliver Peeke 271 19.8
Green Sally Horscroft 110 8.0
UKIP Tony Todd 100 7.3
Liberal Democrats Natasha Chapman 72 5.2
Majority 548 39.9
Turnout 1,372 20
Labour hold

Witham

Location of Witham ward
Location of Witham ward
Witham[15]
Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Hilton Spratt 1,127 54.5
Labour Jane Loffhagen 786 38.0
Liberal Democrats George Hill 87 4.2
Green Michele Servaud 69 3.3
Majority 341 16.5
Turnout 2,069 34
Conservative gain from Labour

References

  1. ^ "City of Lincoln Council Elections 2018 - Thursday, 3rd May 2018". City of Lincoln Council.
  2. ^ Noel Dempsey (14 May 2018). "Local Elections 2018" (PDF). House of Commons Library.
  3. ^ "Rewind: City of Lincoln Council election results". The Lincolnlite. 3 May 2018.
  4. ^ "Upcoming elections & referendums". The Electoral Commission. Archived from the original on 5 May 2018. Retrieved 7 April 2018.
  5. ^ "Election results for Abbey". City of Lincoln Council.
  6. ^ "Election results for Birchwood". City of Lincoln Council.
  7. ^ "Election results for Boultham". City of Lincoln Council.
  8. ^ "Election results for Boultham". City of Lincoln Council.
  9. ^ "Election results for Abbey". City of Lincoln Council.
  10. ^ "Election results for Abbey". City of Lincoln Council.
  11. ^ "Election results for Abbey". City of Lincoln Council.
  12. ^ "Election results for Abbey". City of Lincoln Council.
  13. ^ "Election results for Abbey". City of Lincoln Council.
  14. ^ "Election results for Abbey". City of Lincoln Council.
  15. ^ "Election results for Abbey". City of Lincoln Council.