1998 Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council election


Elections to Tameside 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


Tameside Local Election Result 1998
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Labour 16 -2 84.2
  Conservative 2 +2 10.5
  Liberal Democrats 1 +1 5.3
  Independent 0 -1 0

References


  1. "Local Elections results". The Times. 9 May 1998. p. 46.