The 2011 Hartlepool Borough Council election took place in May 2011 to fill a third of the Hartlepool Borough Council's seats.[1] No seats were earned unopposed.[2] Though the Labour Party earned less than 12% of votes cast, they won 73% of the available seats.[3]

Election result

Hartlepool Borough Election, 2011
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  BNP 0 0% 1.80% 211
  Conservative 1 6.67% 41.03% 4,819
  Labour 11 73.34% 11.85% 1,392
  Labour Co-op 0 0% 0% 0
  Liberal Democrats 0 0% 5.65% 664
  UKIP 0 0% 16.72% 1,964
  Independent 3 20% 22.96% 2,696

Ward results

Brus Ward (1 Councillor)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Mick Fenwick 727 61.15%
Conservative Jean McKenna 213 17.92%
Independent Michelle Plant 249 20.95%
Majority 727 61.15%
Turnout 1,189 24.60%
Burn Valley Ward (1 Councillor)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Andrew Gough 389 32.17%
Labour Ged Hall 820 67.83%
Majority 820 67.83%
Turnout 1,209 30.10%
Dyke House Ward (1 Councillor)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Bret Addison 105 11.91%
Liberal Democrats Mark Peter Bennison 70 7.94%
UKIP Amanda Duran 219 24.83%
Labour Linda Shields 488 55.33%
Majority 488 55.33%
Turnout 882 25.30%
Fens Ward (1 Councillor)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Alison Lilley 460 31.19%
Labour Stephen Myers 415 28.14%
Liberal Democrats Elizabeth Parkinson 188 12.75%
UKIP George Springer 341 23.12%
Conservative Ray Wells 171 11.60%
Majority 460 31.19%
Turnout 1,475 39.20%
Foggy Furze Ward (1 Councillor)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Lynne Gillam 144 13.46%
Conservative Ray Pocklington 272 25.43%
Labour Kaylee Sirs 654 61.13%
Majority 654 61.13%
Turnout 1,070 28.20%
Grange Ward (1 Councillor)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Kevin Mayson 231 18.02%
Labour Chris Simmons 781 60.93%
Liberal Democrats Jim Tighe 117 9.13%
UKIP Ronnie Whitlock 153 11.94%
Majority 781 60.93%
Turnout 1,282 31.40%
Greatham Ward (1 Councillor)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Geoff Lilley 354 48.37%
Independent Micheal McKie 224 30.61%
Labour Ken Natt 104 14.21%
Conservative David Young 50 6.84%
Majority 578 78.97%
Turnout 732 44.50%
Hart Ward (1 Councillor)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Bob Addison 554 30.61%
Independent Lee Holland 190 10.50%
Liberal Democrats Robert Price 104 5.75%
Labour Jean Robinson 854 47.19%
Majority 854 47.19%
Turnout 1,810 34.90%
Owton Ward (1 Councillor)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
UKIP Peter Joyce 113 13.30%
Liberal Democrats Patricia Rayner 41 4.79%
Conservative Helen Wells 77 9%
Labour Angie Wilcox 625 73.02%
Majority 625 73.02%
Turnout 856 21.20%
Park Ward (1 Councillor)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Moss Boddy 401 20.02%
Conservative Brenda Loynes 1,123 56%
UKIP Eric Wilson 479 23.92%
Majority 1,123 56%
Turnout 2,003 43.60%
Rift House Ward (1 Councillor)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Ronnie Bage 211 13.54%
Conservative Michael Corrigan 300 19.25%
Labour Sylvia Tempest 760 48.75%
Independent Steve Wright 288 18.48%
Majority 760 48.75%
Turnout 1,559 33.30%


Rossmere Ward (1 Councillor)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Ann Marshall 747 53.86%
UKIP Dave Pascoe 457 32.95%
Conservative Sam Wells 183 13.20%
Majority 747 53.86%
Turnout 1,387 28.80%
Seaton Ward (1 Councillor)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Alec Gough 506 27.17%
Independent Cath Hill 931 49.98%
Labour Stuart Shields 426 22.87%
Majority 931 49.98%
Turnout 1,863 35.40%
Stranton Ward (1 Councillor)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative John Coward 150 16.82%
UKIP Kath Hill 202 22.65%
Labour Jane Shaw 540 60.54%
Majority 540 60.54%
Turnout 892 22.50%
Throston Ward (1 Councillor)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour P Jackson 852 63.26%
Conservative D Loynes 495 36.74%
Majority 852 63.26%
Turnout 1,347 29.50%

References

  1. ^ "Candidates announced for Hartlepool Council elections". The Northern Echo. 8 April 2011. Retrieved 26 September 2021.
  2. ^ Rallings, Colin; Thrasher, Michael (2012). "Hartlepool Borough Council Election Results 1995-2012" (PDF). The Elections Centre Plymouth University. Retrieved 26 September 2021.
  3. ^ "Local Election Results 2012". Local Elections Archive Project. n.d. Retrieved 26 September 2021.