Aisha Iqbal

674 bids for ONE Leeds council house

Almost 700 people bid for just ONE Leeds council house, official statistics show.

4 May 2018. Local elections vote counting for Leeds at First Direct Arena.  PIC: Mark Bickerdike

Aisha Iqbal: Leeds local election battle was a wake-up call for both Labour and the Tories

So, after a long and at times brutal local election campaign, it’s back to business at Leeds Civic Hall this week.


Leeds local election: A night of ups and downs - but Labour tightens its grip on city

It was a strange night of ups and downs for all the parties at Leeds Civic Hall, as everything seemed to change - and yet, at the end, it pretty much stayed the same.

A Leeds local election count.

Leeds election 2018: 250,000 votes, 1,600 volunteers and three little crosses

Leeds goes to the polls today for an all-out local election to choose 99 new city councillors across 33 wards.

Leeds local elections 2018: See our essential A to Z focus on every ward as polling day looms

Leeds local elections 2018: See our essential A to Z focus on every ward as polling day looms

The local election polls are now open - and with all 99 of Leeds City Council’s seats up for grabs today (Thursday, May 3) it’s all to play for in the battle to oversee the city’s destiny.


Your Leeds local election 2018 A to Z: Weetwood

Weetwood is in the inner north west area of Leeds and includes in its boundaries Cookridge East, Far Headingley, Tinshill and Weetwood itself.


Your Leeds local election 2018 A to Z: Wetherby


Egan, Jan - Labour Party

Harrington, Norma Agnes - Conservative Party

Hopps, David Kenneth - Liberal Democrats

Lamb, Alan James - Conservative Party

Lynch, John - Labour Party

Pearce, Martin - Green Party

Ratcliffe, Paul David - Labour Party

Wilkinson, Gerald - Conservative Party

LANDMARK: Hyde Park Picture House in Leeds  ''PIC:  Tom Joy/Heritage Lottery Fund/PA Wire

Your Leeds local election 2018 A to Z: Headingley & Hyde Park


Andrews, Peter Richard - Liberal Democrats

Anstead, Liberty Cheri Isabel - Green Party third choice

Earley, Justin Dennis James - Conservative Party

Ellis, James Alan - Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition

Forsaith, Ann Christine - Green Party second choice

Garthwaite, Al - Labour Party

Gledhill, Michael Ernest - Conservative Party

Godall, Tim - Green Party lead

Goodman, Penny - Liberal Democrats

Green, Kyle Jameson - Conservative Party

Hawthorne, Murray MacGregor - Liberal Democrats

Jennings, Louise Mary - Women’s Equality Party

Pryor, Jonathan David - Labour Party

Walshaw, Neil Anthony - Labour Party

Date: 16th April 2018.'Picture James Hardisty.'Construction of Go Ape at Temple Newsam, Leeds.

Your Leeds local election 2018 A to Z: Temple Newsam


Coupar, Debra - Labour Party

Deacon, Neale Arthur - Conservative Party

Hayden, Helen Elizabeth Mary - Labour Party

Hayes, Elizabeth Mary - Conservative Party

Hayes, Robert Scott - Conservative Party

Love, Fiona Sarah Heather - Green Party

Lyons, Mick - Labour Party

Norman, Keith Cecil - Liberal Democrats

2017:  A group of parents who launched an appeal to raise �100,000 to refurbish and replace play equipment in Roundhay Park near the Lakeside Cafe.''Picture: Tony Johnson.

Your Leeds local election 2018 A to Z: Roundhay


Arif, Farzana - Conservative Party

Christie, Malcolm Scott - Alliance for Green Socialism

Cohen, Elayna Beverley - Conservative Party

Ellis, Paul Charles - Green Party

Goddard, Jacob Stephen - Labour Party

Hannah, Jon Charles - Liberal Democrats

Iqbal, Najeeb - Liberal Democrats

Khan, Aftab - Conservative Party

Mason, Rory Thomas - Liberal Democrats

Quinn, Tony - Independent

Tunnicliffe, Eleanor Judith - Labour Party

Wenham, Angela Ruvena - Labour Party

ROTHWELL: Life is good but there is frustration over planning and parking.''PIC: Google

Your Leeds local election 2018 A to Z: Rothwell


Ahad, Shazar - Conservative Party

Aliremzioglu, Ali - Green Party

Boycott, Joe - Conservative Party

Bruce, Karen - Labour Party

Burke, Sharon - Labour Party

Golton, Stewart - Liberal Democrats

Harrison, Carmel Francess - Liberal Democrats

Long, Melieha Ruth - Conservative Party

Nagle, David Patrick - Labour Party

Yates, Patricia - Liberal Democrats

Tardis    picture oct 2015'Pudsey Bus Station

Your Leeds local election 2018 A to Z: Pudsey


Arbuckle, Jude Patrick - Liberal Democrats

Coulson, Mick - Labour Party

Cunningham, Lou - Labour Party

Glover, Christine Amy - Liberal Democrats

Harrison, Mark Thomas - Conservative Party

Hart, Helen Lesley - Green Party

Hughes, Martin Gareth - Liberal Democrats

Lewis, Richard Alwyn - Labour Party

Neve, Mark Johnathan - Conservative Party

O’Neill, Conor Andrew - The Yorkshire Party

Seary, Simon Anthony - Conservative Party

31/7/15    Drighlington Library. (GL1006/71b)

Your Leeds local election 2018 A to Z: Morley North


Aldiss, Jason Karl - Conservative Party

Clapcote, Steve - Labour and Co-operative Party

Compton, Pete - Labour and Co-operative Party

Dilworth, Christopher 
James - Conservative Party

Gettings, Bob Springfield - Morley Borough Independents

Hutchinson, Andy - Morley Borough Independents

Leadley, Thomas Adrian - Morley Borough Independents

Leng, Johnathan Charles - Labour and Co-operative Party

Mellor, Philip James - Liberal Democrats

Singh, Louisa Mary - Conservative Party

Morley's annual St George's Day parade is a real crowd-puller

Your Leeds local election 2018 A to Z: Morley South


Bell, Chris - Green Party

Dawson, Neil - Labour and Co-operative Party

Elliott, Judith Mary - Morley Borough Independents

Finnigan, Robert - Morley Borough Independents

Hill, Charlotte - Labour and Co-operative Party

Kidger, Wyn - Morley Borough Independents

Mitchell, Luke - Labour and Co-operative Party

Oldham, Rachel Mary - Conservative Party

Sanwoolu, Jermaine - Conservative Party

Singh, Jas - Conservative Party

Smith, Raymond Dennis - Liberal Democrats

Following the completion of installation work, the maypole will be officially welcomed back to a historic Manchester Square in Otley.'25th March 2015.'Picture Jonathan Gawthorpe.

Your Leeds local election 2018 A to Z: Otley and Yeadon


Bradley, Mick - Green Party

Campbell, Colin Andrew - Liberal Democrats

Creek, Kenneth John - Conservative Party

Downes, Ryk - Liberal Democrats

Fox, Diane Elaine - Conservative Party

Gregory, Sian Lisa - Labour Party

Hollings, Tom - The For Britain Movement

Lay, Sandy Edward Charles - Liberal Democrats

Nathan. Elliot Edwards - Labour Party

Ranson, James William - Labour Party

Rees, Philip John - Conservative Party

Opening of Phase one Cycling Hub at Middleton Park, Leeds.Martin Ogden is pictured.1st December 2017 ..Picture by Simon Hulme

Your Leeds local election 2018 A to Z: Middleton Park


Blake, Judith - Labour Party

Dixon, Wayne Alan - Social Democratic Party

Gagen, Kathryn Elizabeth - Liberal Democrats

Groves, Kim Susan - Labour Party

Herdson, David - Conservative

Jessop, Rita - Conservative

Lamb, Gareth Andrew - Conservative

Truswell, Paul Anthony - Labour

Your Leeds local election 2018 A to Z: Moortown

Your Leeds local election 2018 A to Z: Moortown


Andrews, Gavin Michael - Green Party

Charlwood, Rebecca Marie - Labour Party

Cunliffe, Ross Alexander - Conservative Party

Dowling, Ian George - Liberal Democrats

Dresser, David Stephen - Liberal Democrats

Greenberg, Ian - UK Independence Party

Hamilton, Sharon - Labour Party

Howley, Chris - Liberal Democrats

Miles, Jeff - UK Independence Party

Pearce, Liam Joshua James - Conservative Party

Shahzad, Mohammed - Labour Party

Speed, Rob - Conservative Party

Children from  Little London Community Primary School, Leeds, with teachers. PIC: James Hardisty/YPN

Your Leeds local election 2018 A to Z: Little London & Woodhouse


Akhtar, Javaid - Labour Party

Ashford, Brandon John - Conservative Party

Brooks, Kayleigh - Labour Party

Campbell, Lorna Christine - Liberal Democrats

Foren, Christopher Mark - Green Party

Green, Amy - Conservative Party

Harper, Gerry - Labour Party

Harper, Stewart Peter - Conservative Party

PIC: Google

Your Leeds local election 2018 A to Z: Kippax & Methley


Brown, Dylan - Green Party

Calvert, Chris - Conservative Party

Fawcett, Nicholas Peter Philip - Conservative Party

Galdas, Mitchell - Liberal Democrats

Harland, Mary Elizabeth - Labour Party

Lewis, James - Labour Party

Shippey, Sheila 
- UK Independence Party

Smith, Tina Janette - UK Independence Party

Spivey, Paul Anthony - UK Independence Party

Wakefield, Keith Ivor - Labour Party

Wheldon, Tess - Conservative Party

Seacroft Hospital

Your Leeds local election 2018 A to Z: Killingbeck & Seacroft


Coen, Marilyn Ann - Conservative Party

Dobson, Catherine Frances - East Leeds Independents Party

Drinkwater, Paul - Labour Party

Dye, Katie - Labour Party

Jenkins, David John - Labour Party

Langwick, Kate Elizabeth - Liberal Democrats

Otley, John - The Yorkshire Party

Palmer, Anne Boyd - Conservative Party

Robertson, Fiona Ann - Conservative Party

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