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%
|Appledore||Andrew Eastman* (Conservative)|
Barry Edwards (Independent)
|Bideford East||Stephen Clarke*|
Pauline Davies (Conservative)
Mervyn Langmead (Conservative)
Peter Christie* (Green)
|Bideford South||David Brenton (Labour)|
Anthony Inch* (Conservative)
Simon Inch* (Conservative)
|Broadheath||Peter Watson (Conservative)||401|
|Clinton||Philip Collins* (Independent)||574|
|Clovelly Bay||Adam Symons* (Liberal Democrat)||481|
|Coham Bridge||Gaye Tabor* (Conservative)||543|
|Forest||Barry Parsons* (Conservative)||592|
|Hartland & Bradworthy||Anna Dart (Liberal Democrat)|
Brian Redwood* (Liberal Democrat)
|Holsworthy||Michael Footitt (Conservative)|
Howard Ratledge (Liberal Democrat)
|Kenwith||Kathy Murdoch (Conservative)||406|
|Monkleigh & Littleham||Phil Pennington* (Independent)||**|
|Northam||John Himan (Conservative)|
Roger Johnson* (Conservative)
Jane Whittaker (Conservative)
|Orchard Hill||Christopher Leather* (Independent)||475|
|Shebbear & Langtree||John Lewis (Conservative)||468|
|Tamarside||Ken James* (Independent)||**|
|Three Moors||Rosemary Lock* (Conservative)||532|
|Torrington||Andrew Boyd* (Conservative)|
Margaret Brown* (Independent)
Geoffrey Lee* (Liberal Democrat)
|Two Rivers||Harold Martin (Conservative)||465|
|Waldon||Robert Hicks* (Independent)||381|
|Westward Ho!||Roger Tisdale* (Independent)||478|
* Denotes Torridge District Councillor prior to election on May 5, 2011.