1998 Weymouth and Portland Borough Council election


The 1998 Weymouth and Portland Borough Council election took place on 7 May 1998 to elect members of Weymouth and Portland District Council in Dorset, England. One third of the council was up for election and the council stayed under no overall control.[1]

After the election, the composition of the council was

Election result


Weymouth and Portland Local Election Result 1998[1]
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Labour 5 +1 41.7
  Liberal Democrats 5 0 41.7
  Independent 2 -1 16.7

References


  1. "Local Elections results". The Times. 9 May 1998. p. 46.
  2. "Policy and politics: Local Elections: Analysis: Council poll results". The Guardian. 9 May 1998. p. 16.