LIMEHOUSE WARD

[Four seats 1964-78; Three seats 1978-]

ElectionElectorsT'outCandidatePartyVotes%Ch.%
19649,31714.0C. Dimes
J. Milrood
Mrs. K.M. O’Connor
H.F. Rackley
S.S. Bailey
Ms. E. Collins
Ms. E. Hiscock
Ms. E. Robson
B. Seymour
Lab
Lab
Lab
Lab
UM
L
C
C
C
1,113
1,094
1,094
1,088
121
116
104
96
74
967
77.0



8.5
8.1
6.4


67.8


1968

J. Milrood
A.R. Moffat
Mrs. K.M. O’Connor
J. Riley
Lab
Lab
Lab
Lab
unop.
unop.
unop.
unop.



1971

J. Milrood
A.R. Moffat
Mrs. K.M. O’Connor
J. Riley
Lab
Lab
Lab
Lab
unop.
unop.
unop.
unop.



19746,98214.9H.F. Rackley
J. Milrood
J. Riley
A.R. Moffat
Mrs. M.L.B. Campbell
Lab
Lab
Lab
Lab
Com
825
819
813
810
141
669
85.3



14.7
69.9


[Death of Moffat]
1975
(20/3)
7,10117.3J.C. O’Neill
M. Caplan
F.C. Berry
Lab
L
NF
776
289
161
487
63.3
23.6
13.1
39.7
-22.0

19787,147**24.0J. Riley
J.C. O’Neill
D. Twomey
T.D. Poole
V.J. Clark
J.W. Tear
T.B. Rowe
Mrs. A.E. Halpin
Lab
Lab
Lab
C
NF
NF
NF
Com
1,101
1,093
1,003
285
221
200
191
93
718
64.7


17.3
12.4


5.6
43.6


19826,62722.1J. Riley
J.C. O’Neill
D. Twomey
A.G. Williams
P.J. Ainsworth
P.S. Chappell
Lab
Lab
Lab
C
C
WRP
995
912
888
343
341
122
545
66.8


24.5

8.7
39.0
+2.1


+7.2

19867,06438.2D.S.E. Lewis
S.G. Rayment
Ms. C.S. Manser
D. Twomey
M.J. Tyrrell
Ms. O.T. Hickson
D.C. Hughes
G.M. Lenox-Smith
L
L
L
Lab
Lab
Lab
C
C
1,223
1,153
1,147
1,142
1,105
1,055
147
137
5
48.6


45.5


5.9

0.2



-21.2


-18.6

19906,11048.2D.S.E. Lewis
M. Caplan
S.G. Rayment
D. Twomey
K.A. Murshid
P. Seery
A.B. Hopwood
L Dem
L Dem
L Dem
Lab
Lab
Lab
GP
1,655
1,652
1,625
1,033
1,005
1,004
130
592
59.0


36.4


4.6
21.2
+10.4


-9.2

19945,19154.3D.J. Edgar
J.P. Ryan
S. Alom
M. Caplan
Ms. G. Lee
S.G. Rayment
P.A. Goodman
M.T. Khan
H.C. Smith
A. Samih
Lab
Lab
Lab
L Dem
L Dem
L Dem
C
Ind
C
C
1,592
1,562
1,559
989
886
858
109
98
88
71
570
58.9


34.1


3.3
3.7


21.4
+22.5


-24.8

[Resignation of Ryan]
1995
(9/11)
5,87739.0W.E. Wakefield
P.A. Bargery
G.T. Callow
D.C. Hoile
Lab (Ind)
L Dem
BNP
C
1,467
625
147
53
842
64.0
27.3
6.4
2.3
36.7
+5.2
-6.9

-1.0

19986,17538.5H.U. Abbas
D.J. Edgar
S. Alom
W.E. Wakefield
T.J. McNally
M. Caplan
S.G. Rayment
A.H.M.E. Hossain
P. Begum
M.J. Pantling
D. England
M. Rahman
Ms. P. Drew
P.A. Goodman
Lab
Lab
Lab
Ind
L Dem
Ind
L Dem
Ind
Ind
L Dem
Ind
C
C
C
928
778
771
520
443
441
431
425
402
399
388
260
101
84
251
36.5


19.9
18.8


18.3



6.5


11.1
-22.3



-15.4






+3.2

Note:—
1998:Wakefield, Caplan and England sought election as 'Community News' candidates.
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