Map showing the results of the 2018 Salford City Council election
Map showing the results of the 2018 Salford City Council election

The 2018 Salford City Council election took place on 3 May 2018 to elect members of Salford City Council in England.[1]

This result had the following consequences for the total number of seats on the council before the elections:[2]

Party Previous council New council
Labour 49 50
Conservative 9 9
Independent 2 1
Total 60 60
Working majority   38    40 

Ward results

Asterisk denotes the sitting councillor.[1]

Barton

Barton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour David Jolley* 1,348 64.2
Conservative Eileen MacDonald 396 18.8
UKIP Janice Snelgrove 170 8.1
Green Jennifer Mellish 111 5.3
Liberal Democrats Rhona Brown 76 3.6
Majority 952 45.3
Turnout 2,110 22.85
Labour hold Swing

Boothstown and Ellenbrook

Boothstown and Ellenbrook
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Jillian Collinson* 1,456 56.4
Labour Phil Cusack 906 35.1
Liberal Democrats Ian McKinlay 87 3.4
Green Morvern Rennie 75 2.9
UKIP Arthur Snelgrove 57 2.2
Majority 551 21.3
Turnout 2,586 34.08
Conservative hold Swing

Broughton

Broughton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour John Merry* 1,492 67.0
Conservative Gilliam MacKenzie 369 16.6
Green David Jones 141 6.3
UKIP Nicola Williamson 135 6.1
Liberal Democrats Paul Dean 90 4.0
Majority 1,123 50.4
Turnout 2,237 22.19
Labour hold Swing

Cadishead

Cadishead
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Joan Walsh 959 41.1
Independent Marcus Graham 752 32.3
Conservative Catherine Bisbey 461 19.8
Green Diane Cawood 128 5.5
Liberal Democrats Benjamin Web 31 1.3
Majority 207 8.9
Turnout 2,332 28.71
Labour hold Swing

Claremont

Claremont
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Neil Reynolds* 1,167 49.2
Conservative Charlotte Woods 473 19.9
Liberal Democrats Stef Lorenz 406 17.1
Independent Mary Ferrer 200 8.4
Green Daniel Towers 117 4.9
Majority 694 29.4
Turnout 2,372 28.7
Labour hold Swing

Eccles

Eccles
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Michael Wheeler* 1,748 60.3
Conservative David Hotchkin 638 22.0
Green Helen Alker 185 6.4
Liberal Democrats Guy Otten 169 5.8
UKIP Keith Hallam 134 4.6
TUSC Matt Kilsby 23 0.8
Majority 1,110 38.3
Turnout 2,902 31.33
Labour hold Swing

Irlam

Irlam
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Co-op Roger Jones* 936 44.4
Independent Darren Goulden 769 36.4
Conservative James Mount 357 16.9
Liberal Democrats James Blessing 48 2.3
Majority 167 7.9
Turnout 2,116 30.28
Labour Co-op hold Swing

Irwell Riverside

Irwell Riverside
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Jane Hamilton* 1,053 66.0
Conservative Max Dowling 189 11.8
Green Wendy Olsen 178 11.2
UKIP Jonathan Marsden 97 6.1
Liberal Democrats Valerie Smith 78 4.9
Majority 864 54.2
Turnout 1,601 19.98
Labour hold Swing

Kersal

Kersal
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Ari Leitner 1,660 59.0
Labour Anne-Marie Humphreys* 910 32.4
Green Stuart Oxbrow 94 3.3
Liberal Democrats Lucas Kane Webber 78 2.8
UKIP John Roberts 70 2.5
Majority 750 26.7
Turnout 2,821 35.21
Conservative gain from Labour Swing

Langworthy

Langworthy
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour John Warmisham* 1,055 60.8
Conservative Craig Thompson 202 11.6
Liberal Democrats Jake Overend 183 10.6
UKIP Stacey Olsen 147 8.5
Green Ian Pattinson 147 8.5
Majority 853 49.2
Turnout 1,741 19.54
Labour hold Swing

Little Hulton

Little Hulton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Collette Weir* 1,186 67.4
Conservative Nathan James 461 26.2
Liberal Democrats Lee Westley 113 6.4
Majority 725 41.2
Turnout 1,771 19.88
Labour hold Swing

Ordsall

Ordsall
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Tanya Burch* 1,583 65.2
Conservative Joshua Nelson 367 15.1
Green Emma Van Dyke 263 10.8
Liberal Democrats John Grant 215 8.9
Majority 1,216 50.1
Turnout 2,448 19.26
Labour hold Swing

Pendlebury

Pendlebury
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Sophia Linden 1,262 58.2
Conservative Dorothy Chapman 531 24.5
Liberal Democrats Beth Waller 151 7.0
UKIP Seamus Martin 147 6.8
Green Alastair Dewberry 79 3.6
Majority 731 33.7
Turnout 2,175 24.05
Labour hold Swing

Swinton North

Swinton North
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Bill Hinds* 1,385 60.5
Conservative Andy Cheetham 513 22.4
UKIP Andy Olsen 168 7.3
Green Liam Waite 131 5.7
Liberal Democrats Adam Slack 91 4.0
Majority 872 38.1
Turnout 2,292 27.34
Labour hold Swing

Swinton South

Swinton South
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Stuart Dickman 1,185 53.6
Conservative Adam Carney 491 22.2
English Democrat Craig Holmes 163 7.4
Green Nicola Smith 137 6.2
SDP Joe O’Neill 130 5.9
Liberal Democrats Jade O’Neil 103 4.7
Majority 694 31.4
Turnout 2,544 26.56
Labour gain from Independent Swing

Walkden North

Walkden North
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Co-op Adrian Brocklehurst* 1,201 53.9
Conservative James Macdonald 421 18.9
UKIP Bernard Gill 148 6.6
Green Diana Battersby 114 5.1
Liberal Democrats Joseph Harmer 73 3.3
Majority 780 35.0
Turnout 1,961 24.48
Labour Co-op hold Swing

Walkden South

Walkden South
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Laura Edwards 1,460 50.5
Conservative Anne Broomhead 1,157 40.0
Green Thomas Dylan 159 5.5
Liberal Democrats David Cowpe 113 3.9
Majority 303 10.5
Turnout 2,895 35.30
Labour gain from Conservative Swing

Weaste and Seedley

Weaste and Seedley
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Co-op Ronnie Wilson* 1,302 59.8
Conservative Nicky Turner 390 17.9
UKIP Barrie Fallows 205 9.4
Liberal Democrats Andy Markham 147 6.7
Green Rob Stephenson 134 6.2
Majority 912 41.9
Turnout 2,185 23.52
Labour Co-op hold Swing

Winton

Winton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Margaret Morris* 1,323 63.5
Conservative George Darlington 417 20.0
Green Jenna Murray 129 6.2
UKIP Brian Robinson 116 5.6
Liberal Democrats Stuart Thomas 53 2.5
TUSC Sally Griffiths 46 2.2
Majority 906 43.5
Turnout 2,091 23.09
Labour hold Swing

Worsley

Worsley
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Les Turner 1,705 59.0
Labour Tony Davies 841 29.1
Liberal Democrats Sara Ryder 185 6.4
Green Christopher Bertenshaw 158 5.5
Majority 864 29.9
Turnout 2,896 35.56
Conservative hold Swing

References

  1. ^ a b "Election results". salford.gov.uk/. Salford City Council. Archived from the original on 9 May 2018. Retrieved 9 May 2018.
  2. ^ "Your councillors by political party". salford.gov.uk. Salford City Council. Archived from the original on 9 May 2018. Retrieved 9 May 2018.