Oldham

LAB Hold
Party Seats Change +/-
Labour Seats 45 Seats +/- +1
Liberal Democrat Seats 10 Seats +/- -4
United Kingdom Independence Party Seats 2 Seats +/- +2
Conservative Seats 2 Seats +/- 0
Independent Seats 1 Seats +/- +1

Council background

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

Latest updates Oldham Council

26.05.2016

08:14

Oldham riot lessons 'not implemented'

Lessons from race riots in Oldham have still not been implemented across the UK leaving tensions "easy" to emerge, an expert has warned.

04.02.2016

13:34

Mayoral election date announced

Residents in Greater Manchester will choose their first directly-elected mayor in May next year, the government confirms.

16.01.2016

15:14

First woman leader for Oldham Council

Oldham Council will be led by a woman for the first time in its history, after Jean Stretton was selected by Labour councillors.

04.12.2015

20:50

Oldham Asians reject vote fraud claim

Members of the Asian community reject claims by UKIP leader Nigel Farage of possible voter fraud at the Oldham West and Royton by-election.

25.09.2015

06:42

Academy conversion costing councils

School debts of £30m have been cleared by councils as part of the academy conversion programme, a BBC investigation reveals.

22.05.2015

13:47

Candidate vote 'stolen' by imposter

Claims by a Oldham council candidate that his vote was stolen by an imposter are being investigated.

08.05.2015

18:43

Labour in total control of Manchester

Labour takes total control of Manchester City Council in the local elections.
13:59

Labour hold

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Oldham Council remains under Labour control after it successfully defended all its seats.

29.03.2015

10:11

Old town hall's restoration progress

Work is progressing to transform a Grade II listed building into a cinema and entertainment complex in Oldham.

25.02.2015

19:11

Manchester first NHS devolved region

Greater Manchester is to become the first English region to get full control of its health spending, as part of an extension of devolved powers.
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