2015 Dover District Council election

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2015 Dover District Council election [1]
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  2011 7 May 2015 2019  

All 45 seats on Dover District Council
23 seats needed for a majority
 First partySecond partyThird party
 
Party Conservative Labour UKIP
Last election26190
Seats won25173
Seat changeDecrease2.svg1Decrease2.svg2Increase2.svg3
Popular vote24,03719,07711,018
Percentage40.6%32.2%18.6%

Dover UK local election 2015 map.svg

Council control before election


Conservative Party

Council control after election


Conservative Party

The 2015 Dover District Council election took place on 7 May 2015 to elect members of the Dover District Council in Kent, England. [2] It was held on the same day as other local elections. The Conservative Party retained overall control of the council. [3]

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References

  1. Andrew Teale. "Local Election Results 2015". Local Elections Archive Project.
  2. "Upcoming elections & referendums". The Electoral Commission. Archived from the original on 15 March 2015. Retrieved 9 April 2015.
  3. "England council results". BBC News.