2006 Kensington and Chelsea Council election
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All 54 seats to Kensington and Chelsea London Borough Council
28 seats needed for a majority
  First party Second party
 
Party Conservative Labour
Seats won 45 9
Seat change Increase 3 Decrease 3
Popular vote 18,755 5,884
Percentage 60.4% 18.9%
Swing Increase 3.1% Decrease 7.1%

Kensington and Chelsea London UK local election 2006 map.svg
Map of the results of the 2006 Kensington and Chelsea Borough Council election. Conservatives in blue and Labour in red.

Council control before election

Conservative

Council control after election

Conservative

The 2006 Kensington and Chelsea Council election took place on 4 May 2006 to elect members of Kensington and Chelsea London Borough Council in London, England. The whole council was up for election and the Conservative Party stayed in overall control.[1]

Election result

Kensington and Chelsea Local Election Result 2006[2][3]
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Conservative 45 4 0 Increase 3 83.3 60.4 18,755 Increase 3.1
  Labour 9 0 3 Decrease 3 16.7 18.9 5,884 Decrease 7.1
  Liberal Democrats 0 0 0 Steady 0.0 15.4 4,790 Decrease 0.1
  Green 0 0 0 Steady 0.0 4.4 1,359 Increase 3.2
  Alliance for Green Socialism 0 0 0 Steady 0.0 0.7 232 New
  CPA 0 0 0 Steady 0.0 0.1 32 New

Ward results

Abingdon (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Victoria Borwick 1,249 65.6
Conservative James Husband 1,220
Conservative Joanna Gardner 1,204
Green George Hickman 270 14.2
Liberal Democrats Jeremy Good 229 12.0
Liberal Democrats John Faulder 211
Labour Margaret Delahey 156 8.2
Labour John Dumont 126
Labour Christine Robson 116
Turnout 4,781 25.7 -1.0
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Brompton (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Margot James 1,136 77.3
Conservative Iain Hanham 1,121
Conservative Shireen Ritchie 1,116
Liberal Democrats Stephen Kingsley 177 12.0
Liberal Democrats Rosamund Pease 170
Labour Caroline Tod 156 10.6
Labour Alexander Case 132
Labour Mark Twigg 121
Turnout 4,129 23.8 -3.8
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Campden (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Richard Ahern 1,189 58.9
Conservative Christopher Buckmaster 1,155
Conservative Robert Freeman 1,113
Green Dylan Banks 436 21.6
Liberal Democrats James Crichton-Miller 263 13.0
Liberal Democrats John Florentin 232
Liberal Democrats Brian Orrell 145
Labour Robert Cook 132 6.5
Labour Michael O'Keefe 115
Turnout 4,780 31.4 +3.3
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Colville (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Dez O'Neill 703 41.4
Labour Marianne Alapini 663
Labour Keith Cunningham 625
Liberal Democrats Carol Caruana 511 30.1
Liberal Democrats Sarah Franks 431
Liberal Democrats Panayiotis Vardakis 373
Conservative Matthew Hancock 361 21.3
Conservative Gerard Hargreaves 352
Conservative Shai Hill 324
Green Laura Clark 122 7.2
Green Michael Enright 106
Green Hugo Charlton 75
Turnout 4,646 31.9 +4.9
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Courtfield (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Lawrence Holt 1,025 73.6
Conservative Edward Cox 1,024
Conservative Anthony Milnes 1,008
Liberal Democrats Rosemary Somers 236 16.9
Liberal Democrats Carl Michel 206
Liberal Democrats William Somers 190
Labour Alexandra Huggins 132 9.5
Labour Marian Kearney 118
Labour Adolphe Bukasa 116
Turnout 4,055 23.7 +0.4
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Cremorne (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative James Cecil 1,167 59.9
Conservative Maighread Condon-Simmonds 1,138
Conservative Mark Daley 1,099
Labour Patricia Healy 465 23.9
Labour Lee Jameson 429
Labour Robert Mingay 391
Liberal Democrats Ann Lawrence 315 16.2
Liberal Democrats Julian England 295
Liberal Democrats Susan Pritchard 275
Turnout 5,574 35.5 +1.9
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Earl's Court (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Barry Phelps 953 61.9
Conservative Terence Buxton 942
Conservative Thomas Fairhead 896
Liberal Democrats Linda Wade 320 20.8
Liberal Democrats Norma Peacock 302
Liberal Democrats John Drake 301
Labour Joel Bishop 266 17.3
Labour Andrew Howard 232
Labour Ghulam Lasharie 214
Turnout 4,426 25.1 -2.7
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Golborne (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Pat Mason 784 43.2
Labour Bridget Hoier 742
Labour Emma Dent Coad 737
Conservative Reginald Kerr-Bell 580 32.0
Conservative Mark Clarke 486
Conservative Vaneeta Saroop 425
Alliance for Green Socialism Edward Adams 232 12.8
Liberal Democrats Frances Owen 218 12.0
Liberal Democrats Timothy Jones 190
Liberal Democrats Maria Kovatzis 153
Turnout 4,547 29.7 +1.9
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Hans Town (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Timothy Coleridge 1,352 87.6
Conservative Nicholas Paget-Brown 1,304
Conservative Mary Weale 1,285
Labour Michael Henry 192 12.4
Labour St John Adlard 190
Labour David Redvaldsen 167
Turnout 4,490 27.0 -2.4
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Holland (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Joan Hanham 1,111 64.3
Conservative Bryan Levitt 1,099
Conservative Warwick Lightfoot 1,082
Liberal Democrats Lee Clements 239 13.8
Green Isaac Ferry 237 13.7
Liberal Democrats Christopher Elston 195
Liberal Democrats Benedict Knighton 183
Labour Violet Jameson 142 8.2
Labour Jonathan Heawood 128
Labour Margaret Pringle 126
Turnout 4,542 27.4 -1.8
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Norland (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Julie Mills 1,203 63.0
Conservative David Lindsay 1,192
Conservative Andrew Lamont 1,183
Liberal Democrats Helen Banner 357 18.7
Labour David Perry 351 18.4
Labour Lesley-Anne Arnold 344
Liberal Democrats Christopher Horner 335
Labour Thomas Brown 329
Liberal Democrats Francois Turmel 302
Turnout 5,596 32.8 +0.5
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Notting Barns (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Judith Blakeman 886 43.5
Labour Allah Lasharie 863
Labour Catherine Atkinson 857
Conservative Quentin Marshall 783 38.4
Conservative Marie-Therese Rossi 761
Conservative Elizabeth Rutherford 734
Liberal Democrats Alexandra Tatton-Brown 370 18.1
Liberal Democrats Robin Tuck 352
Liberal Democrats Joe Tatton-Brown 318
Turnout 5,973 34.0 +4.0
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Pembridge (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Isobel Campbell 917 55.1
Conservative David Campion 893
Conservative Doreen Weatherhead 830
Green Richard Blackwell-Whitehead 294 17.7
Liberal Democrats John Campbell 274 16.5
Liberal Democrats Patrick Mayers 208
Liberal Democrats Priscilla Congreve 200
Green Siân Berry 180
Labour Maria Arana 148 8.9
Labour Christabel Gurney 148
Green Derek Wall 123
Labour Nigel Wilkins 121
CPA Andrea Erdei 32
Turnout 4,368 24.6 -2.4
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Queens Gate (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Fiona Buxton 1,112 78.0
Conservative Daniel Moylan 1,093
Conservative Andrew Dalton 1,075
Liberal Democrats Sheila McGuirk 200 14.0
Liberal Democrats Niklas Ekholm 190
Liberal Democrats Ann Schneider-Cullen 190
Labour Malcolm Grant 114 8.0
Labour Ben Braithwaite 103
Labour Stephen Johnson 90
Turnout 4,167 24.6 -1.2
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Redcliffe (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Frances Taylor 1,172 73.2
Conservative Elizabeth Campbell 1,127
Conservative Charles Williams 1,096
Liberal Democrats Katerina Porter 249 15.6
Liberal Democrats Robert Woodthorpe-Browne 204
Liberal Democrats Juan-Pablo Raymond 193
Labour John Atkinson 180 11.2
Labour Norma Morris 178
Labour Anthony Price 161
Turnout 4,560 25.0 +0.4
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Royal Hospital (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative John Corbet-Singleton 1,326 78.6
Conservative Ian Donaldson 1,323
Conservative Jeremey Edge 1,289
Liberal Democrats Penelope Pocock 243
Liberal Democrats Elizabeth Ford 229 13.6
Liberal Democrats Nan Maitland 217
Labour Christine Henry 131 7.8
Labour Richard Chute 122
Labour David MacFarlane 118
Turnout 4,998 31.9 +1.0
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
St Charles (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Matthew Palmer 942 44.8
Conservative Dominic Johnson 862
Conservative Rock Feilding-Mellen 842
Labour Stephen Hoier 791 37.6
Labour Rima Horton 776
Labour John Atkinson 758
Liberal Democrats Ellen Kelly 370 17.6
Liberal Democrats Jacob Thorne 259
Liberal Democrats Owen Etoe 254
Turnout 5,854 34.6 +6.2
Conservative gain from Labour Swing
Conservative gain from Labour Swing
Conservative gain from Labour Swing
Stanley (3)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Merrick Cockell 1,177 75.2
Conservative Priscilla Frazer 1,175
Conservative Paul Warrick 1,137
Liberal Democrats Moya Denman 233 14.9
Liberal Democrats George Herford 197
Labour Gina Coles 155 9.9
Labour Leslie Austin 140
Labour Philip Jones 123
Turnout 4,337 30.2 +2.8
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing

References

  1. ^ "Local elections: Kensington & Chelsea". BBC News Online. Retrieved 17 April 2011.
  2. ^ "Local Election Results 2006 - Kensington and Chelsea". Local Elections Archive Project. Retrieved 30 June 2022.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s "Local elections results 4 May 2006". The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. Retrieved 17 April 2011.