Elections to Rochford Council were held on 5 May 1994. One third of the council was up for election.

Results summary

1994 Rochford Borough Council election
Party This election Full council This election
Seats Net Seats % Other Total Total % Votes Votes % +/−
  Liberal Democrats 10 Increase 2 66.7 11 21 52.5 10,530 52.9
  Conservative 0 Decrease 1 0.0 10 10 25.0 4,276 21.5
  Labour 4 Decrease 1 26.7 3 7 17.5 4,053 20.4
  Residents 1 Increase 1 6.7 1 2 5.0 1,033 5.2
  Ratepayer 0 Decrease 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0

Ward results

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Downhall

Downhall
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats S. Lemon 980 76.0
Conservative J. Duncombe 182 14.1
Labour E. Lushey 127 9.9
Majority 61.9
Turnout 45.4
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Grange & Rawreth

Grange & Rawreth
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats V. Howlett 974 54.0
Conservative D. Withers 446 24.7
Labour D. Rossi 385 21.3
Majority 29.3
Turnout 40.8
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Hawkwell East

Hawkwell East
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats H. Glynn 1,437 63.4
Conservative A. Hornett 471 20.8
Labour J. Dickson 357 15.8
Majority 42.6
Turnout 41.1
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Hockley East

Hockley East
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Residents R. Vingoe 1,033 72.3
Conservative T. Mead 235 16.5
Labour C. Stephenson 160 11.2
Majority 55.8
Turnout 46.1
Residents gain from Ratepayer Swing

Hullbridge Riverside

Hullbridge Riverside
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour D. Flack 714 54.8
Conservative J. Saunders-Spillane 352 27.0
Liberal Democrats R. Plumb 238 18.3
Majority 27.8
Turnout 42.1
Labour hold Swing

Hullbridge South

Hullbridge South
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour W. Stevenson 458 53.1
Liberal Democrats J. Ketley 235 27.2
Conservative M. Isherwood 170 19.7
Majority 25.9
Turnout 38.1
Labour hold Swing

Lodge

Lodge
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats M. Handford 1,450 69.4
Liberal Democrats D. Barnes 1,417
Conservative P. Morgan 446 21.4
Labour J. Daly 192 9.2
Labour J. Foley 175
Majority 48.0
Turnout 45.3
Liberal Democrats hold
Liberal Democrats hold

Rayleigh Central

Rayleigh Central
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats J. Helson 802 71.7
Conservative G. Mockford 204 18.2
Labour J. Stevenson 113 10.1
Majority 53.5
Turnout 39.4
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Rochford Eastwood

Rochford Eastwood
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats P. Stanton 296 39.2
Labour M. Weir 244 32.3
Conservative V. Keenan 216 28.6
Majority 6.9
Turnout 56.6
Liberal Democrats gain from Labour Swing

Rochford Roche

Rochford Roche
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour J. Christie 298 39.2
Conservative G. Lee 264 34.7
Liberal Democrats V. Leach 199 26.1
Majority 4.5
Turnout 45.4
Labour hold Swing

Rochford St. Andrew's

Rochford St. Andrew's
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour D. Weir 445 51.1
Conservative L. Butcher 247 28.4
Liberal Democrats M. Stevens 178 20.5
Majority 22.7
Turnout 38.9
Labour hold Swing

Trinity

Trinity
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats P. Pearse 823 68.2
Conservative R. Powell 252 20.9
Labour M. Vince 131 10.9
Majority 47.3
Turnout 40.7
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Wheatley

Wheatley
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats A. Stevart 690 56.7
Conservative P. Savill 426 35.0
Labour V. Foley 102 8.4
Majority 21.7
Turnout 51.8
Liberal Democrats gain from Conservative Swing

Whitehouse

Whitehouse
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats M. Hunnable 811 61.1
Conservative T. Regan 365 27.5
Labour G. Angus 152 11.4
Majority 33.6
Turnout 50.0
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

References

  1. ^ "Rochford District Council Election Results 1973-2012" (PDF). electionscentre.co.uk. Archived (PDF) from the original on 27 June 2020.