Bassetlaw

LAB Hold
Party Seats Change +/-
Labour Seats 35 Seats +/- +1
Conservative Seats 10 Seats +/- -1
Independent Seats 3 Seats +/- 0

Council background

Type
District Council
Seats up
16 seats up for election - Third
Boundary change
No

Latest updates Bassetlaw District Council

21.08.2014

17:07

No council control after resignation

A councillor who was the youngest mayor in England resigns from the Labour party, leaving Nottinghamshire County Council in no overall control.

23.05.2014

16:38

Labour in UKIP warning

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Bassetlaw Labour MP John Mann has warned the Labour leadership to take the UKIP "threat" more seriously.

MP John Mann

"Ignoring UKIP has been disastrous. We should have been taking the battle to UKIP," he told the BBC's David Dimbleby.

"It is the fault of the people at the top of the Labour party," he said, adding that leader Ed Miliband is one of the culprits.

16:05

Labour keep firm grip on Bassetlaw

Labour gains one seat and maintains a big majority at Bassetlaw District Council in the local elections.
15:34

Labour keep Bassetlaw

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Labour have retained a firm grip on Bassetlaw District Council in north Nottinghamshire.

The party held 11 seats and gained one more, while the Tories did not manage to take any seats from their rivals.

UKIP fielded candidates in all 16 wards but failed to win any seats.

22.05.2014

22:01

Votes counted in Nottinghamshire

Votes are being counted in Nottinghamshire following European and local council elections.

20.05.2014

17:46

UKIP hopes in Labour heartland

A dyed-in the wool Labour council is facing UKIP in every ward for the first time in Thursday's election.
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