Election Results

Election Results 2015

The new council administration can be viewed on our political make-up of the Council page.

The results for the general and local elections have been announced and can be viewed below.

2015 Borough Council Election

Overall Results
Total Votes: 80,899  Turnout: 62.17%

Party Seats Change
The Conservative Party 22 +3
Green Party 0 0
Independent 11 -2
The Labour Party 9 No change
Liberal Democrats 4 -1
UKIP 5 No change


Belfairs Ward
Total Votes: 5,204  Turnout: 69.26%
Candidate First Name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
Dave Alston LAB   641
Barry Bolton GREEN   263
David Dearle UKIP   1,166
Mike Grimwade LIB DEM   410
Stephen McKiernan IND   495
Lesley Salter CON X 2,204

Blenheim Park Ward
Total Votes: 5,118   Turnout: 64.11%
Candidate First name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
James Courtenay CON X 1,930
Matthew Dent LAB   947
Richard Herbert LIB DEM   698
Paul Lloyd UKIP   1,143
Jimmy Wild GREEN   386

Chalkwell Ward
Total Votes: 4,643   Turnout: 64.20%
Candidate First Name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
Lucy Courtenay IND   737
Lars Davidsson LAB   895
Stephen Habermel CON  X 2,266
Jessie Skinner LIB DEM   304
Peter Walker GREEN   381

Eastwood Park Ward
Total Votes: 5,022    Turnout: 66.27%
Candidate First Name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
Martin Berry LAB   732
Trevor Byford CON X 2,862
Paul Collins LIB DEM   952
Fiddian Warman GREEN   398

Kursaal Ward
Total Votes: 3,765    Turnout: 48.28%
Candidate First Name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
Richard Betson LIB DEM   171
Alex Bright CON   951
Simon Cross GREEN   358
Judith McMahon LAB  X 1,367
Verina Weaver UKIP  

898


Leigh Ward
Total Votes: 5,264     Turnout: 69.53%
Candidate First Name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
Bernard Arscott CON X 2,167
Chris McGurk LAB   782
Jon Mullett GREEN   602
Peter Wexham  LIB DEM    1,672

Milton Ward
Total Votes: 4,434    Turnout: 57.85%
Candidate First Name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
Tammy Cooper IND   295
Jonathan Garston CON  X 1,709
Robert Howes LIB DEM   247
Vida Mansfield GREEN   476
Gray Sergeant LAB   1,658

Prittlewell Ward
Total Votes: 5,047    Turnout: 65.11%
Candidate First Name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
Andy Beale GREEN   441
Tony Borton LAB   976
Meg Davidson CON X 2,325
Colin Davis LIB DEM   542
Paul Ryder  IND    738

Shoeburyness Ward
Total Votes: 5,172   Turnout: 59.90%
Candidate First Name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
Anne Chalk IND   1,783
Roger Hadley CON X 1,991
Maggie Kelly LAB   929
Norman Redican LIB DEM   138
Susan Smith  GREEN    289

Southchurch Ward
Total Votes: 4,888    Turnout: 63.85%
Candidate First Name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes

Julian

Esposito GREEN   209
Roger Fisher LIB DEM   121
Ann Holland CON  X 1,872
Barrie Page UKIP   817
Ros Sanders  LAB   719
Keith Sharman  IND    1,117

St Laurence Ward
Total Votes: 4,663    Turnout: 61.72%
Candidate First Name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
Steve Buckley CON X 1,911
David Burzotta  CON    1,356
Reg Copley LAB   748
Sean Jones  LAB    699
Ted Lewin  LIB DEM    642
David McGlone  UKIP  X 1,387
Tanya Rayment  GREEN    284
Carole Roast  LIB DEM    624
Denis Walker  GREEN    177
Carl Whitwell  IND    150

St Luke's Ward
Total Votes: 4,708   Turnout: 58.69%
Candidate First Name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
ABC       119
Nora Goodman LIB DEM   139 
Val Jarvis CON   979
Stephen Jordan GREEN   227
Jes

Phillips

LAB   817
Paul Van Looy  IND  X 1,531
Roger Weaver  UKIP    880

Thorpe Ward
Total Votes: 5,443    Turnout: 72.46%
Candidate First Name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
Jon Bacon CON   1,435
Rod Birks LAB   396
Jim Clinkscales LIB DEM   132
Liz Swanson GREEN   227
Ron Woodley IND X 3,260

Victoria Ward
Total Votes: 3,709  Turnout: 50.28%
Candidate First Name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
Peter Breuer UKIP   831
Donna Collins LIB DEM   155
Denis Garne CON   868
Ian Hurd GREEN   332
David Norman LAB X 1,503

West Leigh Ward
Total Votes: 5,566    Turnout: 77.97%
Candidate First Name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
Chris Bailey LIB DEM   1,086
Georgina Phillips CON X 2,893
David Stansfield UKIP   776
Jay Woods LAB   531
Sarah Yapp  GREEN    265

West Shoebury Ward
Total Votes: 4,785   Turnout: 64.02%
Candidate First Name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
David Betson LIB DEM   170
David Carrington LAB   656
Tony Cox CON X

1,999

Margaret Haydon IND   816
Derek Jarvis  CON  X 1,734
Eddie McNally  UKIP    1,125
Alex Moyies  IND    875
Nigel Outten  GREEN    360
Charlie Row  LIB DEM    249
Matt Zarb-Cousin  LAB    529

Westborough Ward
Total Votes: 4,289   Turnout: 56.03%
Candidate First Name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
David Barrett LIB DEM   344
Alan Hart IND   176
Paul Mansfield GREEN   506
Daryl Peagram CON   1,273
David Webb IND   587
Charles Willis LAB X 1,438


2015 Election for a Member of Parliament 

Constituency: Southend West 
Total Votes: 44,654   Turnout: 66.76%
Candidate First name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
David Amess CON X 22,175
Paul Collins LIB DEM   4,129
Jon Fuller GREEN   2,083
Jeremy Moss ENG DEM   165
Brian Otridge UKIP   7,803
Julian Ware-Lane  LAB   8,154

Constituency: Rochford and Southend East 
Total Votes: 43,772   Turnout: 61.32%
Candidate First name Candidate Surname Party Elected Number of Votes
Simon Cross GREEN   2,195
James Duddridge CON X 20,241
Ian Gilbert LAB   10,765
Peter Gwizdala LIB DEM   1,459
Floyd Waterworth UKIP   8,948

Page last updated: 20/05/2015