Election results for Shaw

Borough Council Election - Thursday, 1st May, 2008


Shaw - results
Election Candidate Party Votes %
Howard Sykes Liberal Democrats 1496 57% Elected
Michael Canning Conservative 422 16% Not elected
Alwyn Stott British National Party 391 15% Not elected
Dilys Fletcher Labour 303 12% Not elected
Voting Summary
Details Number
Seats 1
Total votes 2612
Electorate 7806
Number of ballot papers issued 2618
Number of proxy votes 1
Number of ballot papers rejected 6
Number of postal votes sent 639
Number of postal votes returned 461
Turnout 34%
Share of the votes (%)
Howard Sykes 57% Elected
Michael Canning 16% Not elected
Alwyn Stott 15% Not elected
Dilys Fletcher 12% Not elected
Results graph
Rejected ballot papers
More candidates than entitled1
Unmarked or void for uncertainty4
Voter could be identified1
Total rejected6