With both Labour and Conservative candidates sharing over 80% of the poll, Delaney held his seat from Labour candidate Chris Hillcox. Earlier rumours suggested the count revealed a 15 vote majority for Delaney, prompting a recount.
Liberal Democrat candidate, Trevor Sword, came in third, with David Williams (Green) fourth and John Graainger (BNP) fifth.
|The Conservative Party
|British National Party||305||4.89|
|The Labour and Co-operative
|Green Party Candidate||312||5.00|
Total votes for ward: 6,239
Total percentage votes for ward: 35.33%