All posts tagged "local elections"

  • Prescot & Whiston Town Councils Turn Green as Labour Lose All Seats

    Whiston Town Council is now 100% Green, and Prescot Town Council is Green-controlled, with 7 Green councillors to 5 Lib Dem. No Labour members remain on either town council after last Thursday’s local elections. All seats were...

    • Posted May 8, 2019
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  • Knowsley Elections: Green Gains, Labour Losses, Lib Dems Remain Steady

    The Green Party made significant gains on Knowsley Council in yesterday’s local elections (Thursday 2 May 2019), unseating Labour borough councillors in two seats. In Prescot South, Cllr Joanne Burke – pictured with Green MP Caroline Lucas...

    • Posted May 3, 2019
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  • 2019 Local Elections in Knowsley: Thursday 2 May

    Polls are open from 7am to 10pm this Thursday, 2 May, in local elections across the UK. In Prescot and Whiston, three Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council seats are being contested. They are, with prospective candidates: PRESCOT NORTH...

    • Posted April 30, 2019
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  • Local Elections: Greens Take Prescot South from Labour

    The Greens pulled off a sizeable win over Labour last night (Thursday 3 May) to take Prescot South. Kai Taylor gained 1,520 to Lynn O’Keeffe’s 736, becoming the first Green Party candidate ever to win a seat...

    • Posted May 4, 2018
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  • Knowsley Council Elections: 3 May 2018

    Local elections take place across the Metropolitan Borough of Knowsley on Thursday 3 May 2018. Candidates for Prescot and Whiston are as follows: PRESCOT NORTH Tony Ely (Labour) Aaron Waters (Conservative) Frances Wynn (Lib Dem) PRESCOT SOUTH...

    • Posted April 9, 2018
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  • Labour Mayor for Liverpool City Region

    Labour candidate Steve Rotheram has been elected the first ever Liverpool City Region Mayor in a landslide victory. The former Walton MP received 171,167 votes, and Conservative Tony Caldeira came a distant second, with 58.805. Prescot Lib...

    • Posted May 8, 2017
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  • Prescot East By-election Is 9 February

    A by-election will go ahead in the Prescot Town Council ward of Prescot East on Thursday 9 February. The vacancy has arisen due to non-attendance by Cllr Heather Baker. The three candidates standing so far are (quotes...

    • Posted January 9, 2017
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  • Three Candidates up for Whiston Town Council Seat

    A by-election has been called for Delph Ward in Whiston on Thursday 18 August 2016. The town council election follows the death of Cllr Jackie Delaney in May. Three nominees are in the running for the seat: Gillian...

    • Posted July 26, 2016
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  • Rainhill Local Election Results

    Labour candidate Joseph Patrick De Asha won the Rainhill seat on St Helens Council in last Thursday’s local election. He won in the ward with 3,671 votes, beating nearest rival Kathleen Sheila Barton, who took 1,284 votes...

    • Posted May 11, 2015
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  • Prescot Town Council Goes 100% to Labour

    Labour swept the board on Prescot Town Council in Thursday 7 May’s local elections, winning all 17 seats. Whiston Town Council remains all-Labour, as no seats were contested. The Prescot Town Council election results were as follows:...

    • Posted May 8, 2015
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