West Lancashire local elections
13 April 2012
West Lancashire 2012
West Lancashire Green Party stood seven candidates in the local elections 2012.
The results can be found below.
The political picture in West Lancs hasn't significantly changed
The Conservatives lost 5 seats. Labour won 5. Cons 28/Lab26/others 0
Our performance was rather discouraging : our vote has gone down even though we had more candidates (7) than ever before.
The high/low point of the evening was to hear that in Birch Green the Cons won 60 votes.
Ashurst Elizabeth Boorman G.P. 138 (10.2%), Griffiths Con 171, Hodson Lab 1046
Birch Green Peter Cranie G.P. 45 (5.7%), Hodson Lab 686, Marshall Con 60
Derby Dowling Lab 575, Heather Doyle G.P. 160 (9.4%), Owens Con 883, Roughley UKIP 91
Knowsley Meadows Con 711, Oliver Lab 918, John Watt G.P. 161 (9%)
Scott Banks LibDem 112, Maurice George G.P. 151 (8.9%), McCarthy Con 516, Wright Lab 923
Skem S. Gallaher Con 134, Martin Lowe G.P. 114 (9.8%), West Lab 1165
Wrightington Evans Con 589, Julie Hotchkiss G.P. 152 (12.8%), Patterson Lab 451
Thanks to our candidates and loyal supporters. Here's to the next time !
For more information read the press release for West Lancashire Green Party here