1998 Kirklees Metropolitan Borough Council election


Elections to Kirklees Metropolitan Borough Council were held on 7 May 1998. One third of the council was up for election and the Labour party kept overall control of the council.[1]

After the election, the composition of the council was

Election result


Kirklees Local Election Result 1998
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Labour 10 -4 41.7
  Liberal Democrats 9 +3 37.5
  Conservative 4 +2 16.7
  Green 1 +1 4.2
  Independent 0 -2 0

References


  1. "Local Elections results". The Times. 9 May 1998. p. 46. ISSN 0140-0460.