Election results – Unsworth ward and council-wide

Unsworth 2016 local election ward results:

Tony Clough UKIP 411
Nicole Haydock Green 66
David Jones Labour 1365 (elected)
Steve Middleton Liberal Democrats 114
Bernard Vincent Conservative 885
Turnout 40%

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Overall:
Labour lost 3 seats (2 to Conservatives, 1 to Lib Dems) and gained 1
Conservatives gained 3 seats (2 from Labour, 1 from Independent)
Lib Dems gained 1 seat (from Labour)
Greens lost their only seat

A few notes from the results:
Labour only held St. Marys (Prestwich) by 19 votes
The Conservatives took Ramsbottom ward from Labour by 37 votes

New makeup of council
Labour 32 seats (-2)
Conservatives 16 (+3)
Liberal Democrats 3 (+1)