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9:20am Monday 9th May 2011
YORK’S triumphant Labour leader has laid out his party’s vision for the city’s future after it steamrollered its way to election victory.
9:14am Monday 9th May 2011
SHELL-SHOCKED Liberal Democrats in York will start the rebuilding process next week as they lick their wounds in the wake of their local election nightmare.
9:49am Saturday 7th May 2011
LABOUR swept to power in York after a sensational local election victory which saw the city’s council leader ousted and his party crushed.
9:25am Saturday 7th May 2011
A TRAINEE accountant became the youngest councillor to be elected in Ryedale, as the Conservatives took outright control of the district for the first time.
9:21am Saturday 7th May 2011
VOTERS descended on the polls in higher numbers than usual to ensure Selby retained its Conservative majority.
Updated: YORK voted overwhelmingly against the alternative vote in the national referendum on electoral reform.
Labour has seized control of City of York Council on a sensational day which saw the authority's leader and its longest-serving councillor ousted at the city's local elections.
8:55pm Friday 6th May 2011
AS an incredible day of election drama in York draws to a close, some of the key figures give their take on how it unfolded.
Labour gain one seat, Conservatives lose one, and dramatic ending to the Selby count.
9:30am Friday 6th May 2011
11pm - The Conservatives have strengthened their hold on East Riding of Yorkshire Council, claiming six more seats.
7:02am Friday 6th May 2011
THE Conservatives have seized control of Ryedale District Council after a night of by-election disaster for the Liberal Democrats.
9:30am Friday 6th May 2011
11.05pm - The Conservatives have maintained their command of Hambleton Distrct Council and taken control of Harrogate Borough Council.
9:26am Friday 6th May 2011
A COUPLE claim they were disenfranchised in yesterday’s York council elections because of a bureaucratic blunder.
9:22am Friday 6th May 2011
YORK’S political leaders were today anxiously awaiting the local election outcome which will decide who rules the city for the next four years.
10:08am Thursday 5th May 2011
UNDER the current first-past-the-post system, the candidate who gets the most votes in their constituency is elected as the MP, regardless of how large their share of the vote is.
10:12am Thursday 5th May 2011
YORK’S political leaders have appealed for the people of the city to use their voice in the election.
4:10pm Wednesday 4th May 2011
With York’s local election decision day looming, the city’s political leaders today reveal how their parties will tackle the issue of a new community stadium.
3:59pm Wednesday 4th May 2011
On the eve of the crunch referendum on whether the UK should have a new voting system, York’s two MPs today argue the case for and against change.
6:43pm Wednesday 4th May 2011
ONE of York’s political chiefs has claimed his party is standing alone in fighting for a four-year council tax freeze for York residents.
6:44pm Wednesday 4th May 2011
YORK’S Green Party has released two more videos outlining their future vision for the city ahead of the local elections.
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City of York Council ward results:
Acomb | Bishopthorpe | Clifton | Derwent | Dringhouses and Woodthorpe | Fishergate | Fulford | Guildhall | Haxby and Wigginton | Heslington | Heworth | Heworth Without | Holgate | Hull Road | Huntington and New Earswick | Micklegate | Osbaldwick | Rural West York | Skelton, Rawcliffe and Clifton Without | Strensall | Westfield | Wheldrake