The 2022 Pendle Borough Council election took place on 5 May 2022 to elect a third of Pendle Borough Council in England. This was on the same day as other English local elections. 12 seats across 10 wards were up for election.

The election resulted in the Conservatives maintaining control, but with a reduced majority of one.

Results Summary

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Party Leader Councillors Votes
Elected Of total Full Council Of total
Conservative Party Nadeem Ahmed 7 58.3%
17 / 33
12,382 46.4%
Labour Party Mohammed Iqbal 3 25.0%
11 / 33
9,286 34.8%
Liberal Democrats David Whipp 2 16.7%
5 / 33
4,164 15.6%
Green Party of England and Wales 0 0.0%
0 / 33
868 3.3%


Ward Results

Incumbent Councillors denoted by an asterisk (*).

Barnoldswick

Barnoldswick (1 seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Chris Church 1,087 54.0 +10.3
Conservative Debbie Moore 565 28.1 -10.1
Labour Euan Coulston 245 12.2 -3.1
Green Sylvia Joyce Godfrey 117 5.8 N/A
Turnout 2,014 30.4
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Barrowford and Pendleside

Barrowford and Pendleside (2 seats)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Martyn Warren Stone 1,366 58.1 -7.3
Conservative Nadeem Ahmed* 1,290 54.8 +8.8
Labour Susan Frances Nike 958 40.7 +16.6
Labour Robert Oliver 815 34.7 +16.6
Turnout 2,352 39.9
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing

Boulsworth and Foulridge

Boulsworth and Foulridge (1 seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Kevin John Salter 1,227 54.6 -1.6
Labour Wayne Blackburn 457 20.3 +4.9
Liberal Democrats Andrew John Latham MacDonald 409 18.2 -7.4
Green Lyndsey Jane Taylor 153 6.8 N/A
Turnout 2,246 35.4
Conservative hold Swing

Bradley

Bradley (1 seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Mohammad Kaleem 1,694 51.5 +9.8
Labour Mohammad Sakib* 1,597 48.5 +5.8
Turnout 3,291 52.7
Conservative gain from Labour Swing

Brierfield East and Clover Hill

Brierfield East and Clover Hill (1 seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Sajjad Ahmed 1,579 48.3 +0.5
Conservative Mohammed Arshad 1,471 45.0 +6.2
Liberal Democrats Doris June Haigh 221 6.8 -2.4
Turnout 3,271 50.6
Labour hold Swing

Earby and Coates

Earby and Coates (1 seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats David Michael Baxter Whipp* 1,256 57.0 +12.4
Conservative Miles Parris 752 34.1 -8.8
Green Jane Veronica Bailes Wood 197 8.9 N/A
Turnout 2,205 34.4
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Marsden and Southfield

Marsden and Southfield (1 seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Mohammad Ammer 1,176 55.6 +19.2
Conservative Karen Howarth* 784 37.1 -11.0
Green Paul James Graham 99 4.7 N/A
Liberal Democrats Keith Ian Thornton 57 2.7 -2.2
Turnout 2,116 35.0
Labour gain from Conservative Swing

Vivary Bridge

Vivary Bridge (2 seats)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Paul William McGladdery 708 49.4 +0.8
Conservative Kieran McGladdery* 701 48.9 +1.2
Liberal Democrats David Clegg 371 25.9 -6.7
Labour Ann Marie Wrigley 356 24.8 +7.2
Liberal Democrats Howard Philip Thomas 300 20.9 -2.6
Labour Manzar Iqbal 259 18.1 +0.1
Turnout 1,434 26.9
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing

Waterside and Horsfield

Waterside and Horsfield (1 seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Neil Butterworth* 756 46.2 +7.2
Liberal Democrats Alice Rosemary Mann 463 28.3 -9.2
Labour David Kenneth Foat 321 19.6 +1.5
Green Karan Leslie 97 5.9 N/A
Turnout 1,637 29.3
Conservative hold Swing

Whitefield and Walverden

Whitefield and Walverden (1 seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Thabasum Ruby Anwar* 1,523 56.7 -0.9
Conservative Chaudhary Usman Zaman 1,068 39.7 +8.8
Green Annette Irene Marti 96 3.6 -0.6
Turnout 2,687 41.4
Labour hold Swing

References

  1. ^ "Election results - 2022 - Borough election 5 May". Pendle Borough Council. Retrieved 6 May 2022.