1998 Worthing Borough Council election


The 1998 Worthing Borough Council election took place on 7 May 1998 to elect members of Worthing Borough Council in West Sussex, England. One third of the council was up for election and the Liberal Democrat party kept overall control of the council.[1]

After the election, the composition of the council was

Election result


Worthing Local Election Result 1998[2][3]
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Conservative 6 +3 50.0 51.4
  Liberal Democrats 6 -3 50.0 37.1
  Labour 0 0 0 10.5

References


  1. "Policy and politics: Local Elections: Analysis: Council poll results". The Guardian. 9 May 1998. p. 16.
  2. "Local Election Results, 1999". Centre for Research into Elections and Social Trends. Archived from the original on 24 July 2011. Retrieved 8 October 2009.
  3. "Local Elections results". The Times. 9 May 1998. p. 46.