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Full District Council Elections Results 5 May 2011

Results from District, Town and Parish Elections - 5 May 2011

The results from the full District Council elections held on 5 May 2011 are detailed below.

Parish and Town Council results are also available to view.

No political party has gained overall control of the Council.

The Conservatives remain the largest party with 18 of 36 seats, an increase of five on 2007's election results. However, 19 is needed for control. Labour has gained its first seat on the council in eight years.

The Liberal Democrats have lost 2 seats going from eight to six. Independents saw a fall from 13 to 10 and the Greens lost one seat.

There were 25 Conservative candidates, four UK Independence Party, 23 Liberal Democrats, 11 independents, six Labour, five Green, and three unclassified.

Turn out for the District Election was 45.21%

AppledoreAndrew Eastman* (Conservative)
Barry Edwards (Independent)
576
348
Bideford EastStephen Clarke*
Pauline Davies (Conservative)
Mervyn Langmead (Conservative)

445
553
609

Bideford North

Peter Christie* (Green)
David Fulford* (Conservative)
Trevor Johns (Liberal Democrat)

879
629
703
Bideford SouthDavid Brenton (Labour)
Anthony Inch* (Conservative)
Simon Inch* (Conservative)
484
503
495
BroadheathPeter Watson (Conservative)401
ClintonPhilip Collins* (Independent)574
Clovelly BayAdam Symons* (Liberal Democrat)481
Coham BridgeGaye Tabor* (Conservative)543
ForestBarry Parsons* (Conservative)592
Hartland & BradworthyAnna Dart (Liberal Democrat)
Brian Redwood* (Liberal Democrat)
473
494
HolsworthyMichael Footitt (Conservative)
Howard Ratledge (Liberal Democrat)

741
493

KenwithKathy Murdoch (Conservative)406
Monkleigh & LittlehamPhil Pennington* (Independent)**
NorthamJohn Himan (Conservative)
Roger Johnson* (Conservative)
Jane Whittaker (Conservative)
924
939
1003
Orchard HillChristopher Leather* (Independent)475
Shebbear & LangtreeJohn Lewis (Conservative)468
TamarsideKen James* (Independent)**
Three MoorsRosemary Lock* (Conservative)532
TorringtonAndrew Boyd* (Conservative)
Margaret Brown* (Independent)
Geoffrey Lee* (Liberal Democrat)
809
792
641
Two RiversHarold Martin (Conservative)465
WaldonRobert Hicks* (Independent)381
Westward Ho!Roger Tisdale* (Independent)478
WinkleighDavid Lausen* **

*   Denotes Torridge District Councillor prior to election on May 5, 2011.
** Uncontested