The 2022 West Lancashire Borough Council election took place on 5 May 2022 to elect members of West Lancashire Borough Council in Lancashire, England.[1]

Results summary

2022 West Lancashire Borough Council election
Party This election Full council This election
Seats Net Seats % Other Total Total % Votes Votes % +/−
  Labour 11 Steady 55.0 15 26 48.1 13,310 50.9 +8.0
  Conservative 8 Steady 40.0 12 20 37.0 9,215 35.2 +0.1
  OWL 1 Steady 5.0 6 7 13.0 3,164 12.1 +3.2
  Independent 0 Steady 0.0 1 1 1.9 N/A N/A -5.5
  Liberal Democrats 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 475 1.8 -1.3

Ward results

Ashurst

Ashurst
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Yvonne Gagen 1,121 81
Conservative George Rear 166 12
Liberal Democrats Peter Chandler 98 7
Majority
Turnout 27
Labour hold Swing

Aughton and Downholland

Aughton and Downholland
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative David O'Toole 825 48 +1.8
Labour Paul Hennessy 763 44 +10.9
Liberal Democrats Dermot O'Hara 131 8 +0.5
Majority 138 4 -9.1
Turnout 38
Conservative hold Swing

Aughton Park

Aughton Park
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Co-op Rob Molloy 596 51
Conservative Doreen Stephenson 577 49
Majority 19 2
Turnout 37
Labour Co-op gain from Conservative Swing

Burscough East

Burscough East (2 seats)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Patricia Burnside 695 29
Labour Damian Owen 632 26
Conservative Julie Baxter 495 20
Conservative Jason Grice 476 20
Liberal Democrats Neil Pollington 125 5
Majority
Turnout 36.93
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

Burscough West

Burscough West
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Andy Fowler 664 46%
OWL Alexander William Dow 538 37%
Conservative George Ernest Pratt 251 17%
Majority
Turnout 1453 36.6%
Labour hold Swing

Derby

Derby
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
OWL Ian Davis 803 46%
Labour Co-op Nikki Hennessy 739 42%
Conservative Gillian Taylor 145 8%
Liberal Democrats Callum Clark 62 4%
Majority 64 4%
Turnout
OWL hold Swing

Hesketh with Becconsall

Hesketh with Becconsall
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Ian Eccles 618 59
Labour Melissa Parlour 431 41
Majority 18
Turnout 32
Conservative hold Swing

Knowsley

Knowsley
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Co-op Gareth Dowling 970 50
OWL Janet Ingman 747 39
Conservative Julie Peel 204 11
Majority
Turnout 41
Labour Co-op hold Swing

Moorside

Moorside
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour John Fillis 536 87
Conservative Susan Brake 81 13
Majority
Turnout 24
Labour hold Swing

Newburgh

Newburgh
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Eddie Pope 490 69
Labour John Tribe 218 31
Majority
Turnout 44
Conservative hold Swing

North Meols

North Meols
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Linda Gresty 680 59
Labour Tony Lockie 408 36
Liberal Democrats Karen Taylor 59 5
Majority
Turnout 32
Conservative gain from Labour Swing

Parbold

Parbold
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative David Whittington 760 60
Labour Margaret Blake 504 40
Majority 20
Turnout 42
Conservative hold Swing

Scarisbrick

Scarisbrick
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Jane Marshall 663 62
Labour Co-op George Oliver 404 38
Majority 24
Turnout 35
Conservative hold Swing

Scott

Scott
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Mark Anderson 896 51
OWL Neil Pye 689 39
Conservative Ruth Melling 183 10
Majority 207 12
Turnout 37
Labour hold Swing

Skelmersdale South

Skelmersdale South
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Co-op Vickie Cummins 867 73
OWL Joy Balan 191 16
Conservative Jayne Rear 137 11
Majority
Turnout 25
Labour Co-op hold Swing

Tanhouse

Tanhouse
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Paul Hogan 649 86
Conservative Susan Janvier 108 14
Majority
Turnout 22
Labour hold Swing

Tarleton

Tarleton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative John Mee 1,096 58%
Labour Chris Houlihan 584 31%
Liberal Democrats Tina Maria Stringfellow 196 10%
Majority
Turnout 39%
Conservative hold Swing

Up Holland

Up Holland
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Suresh Patel 1,032 64
Conservative Alexander Holcroft 573 36
Majority
Turnout 32
Labour hold Swing

Wrightington

Wrightington
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Robert Bailey 687 53
Labour Catherine West-McGrath 601 47
Majority 86 6
Turnout 39
Conservative hold Swing

References

  1. ^ "Official election and referendum notices". West Lancashire Borough Council. Retrieved 14 May 2022.