Elections to Runnymede Council were held on 3 May 2007. One third of the council was up for election and the Conservative Party stayed in overall control of the council.

After the election, the composition of the council was:

Election result

Runnymede Local Election Result 2007
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Conservative 14 0 0 0 87.5 58.1 12,283 +2.7%
  Runnymede Residents Association 2 0 0 0 12.5 9.8 2,075 +1.1%
  Labour 0 0 0 0 0 12.4 2,615 -2.9%
  Liberal Democrats 0 0 0 0 0 9.9 2,085 -3.8%
  UKIP 0 0 0 0 0 8.8 1,863 +3.6%
  Independent 0 0 0 0 0 0.9 190 +0.9%
  Equal Parenting Alliance 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 17 +0.1%

Ward results

Addlestone Bourneside
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Peter Waddell 965 76.2 +5.1
Labour Adrian Elston 302 23.8 -5.1
Majority 663 52.4 +10.2
Turnout 1,267 31.3 -2.7
Conservative hold Swing
Addlestone North
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative James Broadhead 715 59.5 -0.3
Labour Deborah Greenwood 187 15.6 -6.8
Liberal Democrats Peter Key 157 13.1 -4.8
UKIP Diana Bannister 126 10.5 +10.5
Equal Parenting Alliance Keith Collett 17 1.4 +1.4
Majority 528 43.9 +6.5
Turnout 1,202 28.7 -2.6
Conservative hold Swing
Chertsey Meads
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Derek Cotty 809 57.8 +4.4
UKIP Christopher Browne 249 17.8 -0.4
Labour Bernie Stacey 208 14.9 -0.8
Liberal Democrats Ross Belson 134 9.6 -3.1
Majority 560 40.0 +4.8
Turnout 1,400 33.4 -0.1
Conservative hold Swing
Chertsey St.Ann's
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Dolsie Clarke 708 49.4 -10.1
Labour Paul Greenwood 511 35.7 -4.8
UKIP Robert Belobaba 214 14.9 +14.9
Majority 197 13.7 -5.3
Turnout 1,433 31.4 -0.9
Conservative hold Swing
Chertsey South and Row Town
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Claire Gant 907 63.9 -4.3
UKIP Gillian Ellis 282 19.9 +19.9
Labour Peter Kingham 230 16.2 +2.5
Majority 625 44.0 -6.1
Turnout 1,419 35.5 -2.7
Conservative hold Swing
Egham Town
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Runnymede Residents Association John Ashmore 720 54.4 -9.3
Conservative Christopher Chapman 468 35.3 +10.2
Labour Keith Thompson 136 10.3 -0.9
Majority 252 19.1 -19.5
Turnout 1,324 32.9 +0.4
Independent hold Swing
Englefield Green East
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Daniel Hamilton 492 54.1
Liberal Democrats James Whiteley 324 35.6
UKIP Rosemary Browne 93 10.2
Majority 168 18.5
Turnout 909 23.9 -1.2
Conservative hold Swing
Englefield Green West
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Jack Perschke 450 42.5 -14.2
UKIP Anthony Micklethwaite 272 25.7 +14.1
Independent Jenny Gould 190 17.9 +17.9
Liberal Democrats Ian Heath 147 13.9 -3.8
Majority 178 16.8 -22.2
Turnout 1,059 32.6 +1.0
Conservative hold Swing
Foxhills
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Frances Barden 859 60.8 +7.0
UKIP Leon Mullett 195 13.8 +3.0
Liberal Democrats Nancy Palm 191 13.5 +0.8
Labour John Gurney 167 11.8 -3.3
Majority 664 47.0 +8.3
Turnout 1,412 35.2 -1.5
Conservative hold Swing
Hythe
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Ian Angell 672 53.9
Labour David Bell 359 28.8
UKIP Guy Leven-Torres 216 17.3
Majority 323 25.1
Turnout 1,247 27.1 -2.8
Conservative hold Swing
New Haw
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Nik Stewart 852 63.9 -15.5
Liberal Democrats Jennifer Coulon 482 36.1 +15.5
Majority 370 27.8 -31.0
Turnout 1,334 31.7 +0.4
Conservative hold Swing
Thorpe
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Runnymede Residents Association Linda Gillham 1,068 67.9 +3.7
Conservative Nicholas Wase-Rogers 400 25.4 -2.0
Labour Peter Moore 104 6.6 -1.8
Majority 668 42.5 +5.7
Turnout 1,572 36.8 -1.4
Independent hold Swing
Virginia Water (2)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Geoffrey Woodger 1,006
Conservative Andrew Mills 1,002
Runnymede Residents Association Margaret Harnden 287
Liberal Democrats Christine Key 261
UKIP John Gynn 216
Turnout 2,772 35.7 -2.1
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Woodham (2)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Florence Angell 1,030
Conservative Robert Jones 948
Liberal Democrats Janet Cockle 389
Labour George Blair 215
Labour Brenda Head 196
Turnout 2,778 36.3 -2.3
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing

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