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2016 local election results in Hull
2016 local election results in Hull

The 2016 Hull City Council election took place on 5 May 2016 to elect members of Hull City Council in England. This was on the same day as other nationwide local elections. One third of the council was up for election with Labour defending overall control of the council.[1] The Green Party did not field any candidates after the local party failed to submit nomination papers in time.[2]

This result had the following consequences for the total number of seats on the Council after the elections:

Party Previous council New council +/-
Labour 40 39 –1
Liberal Democrats 15 17 +2
Conservatives 2 2 Steady
UKIP 1 1 Steady
Independent 1 0 –1
Total 59 59
Working majority  21   19 

Ward results

No elections were held in Bransholme East, Bransholme West and University wards.

Avenue

Avenue
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats John Robinson 1,852 50.0 +30.1
Labour Rosie Nicola 1,537 41.5 +1.8
UKIP Dave Rutter 224 6.0 -3.7
Conservative Alexander David Hayward 93 2.5 -6.2
Majority 315 8.5
Turnout 3,706 40.9
Liberal Democrats gain from Labour Swing

Beverley

Beverley
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Karen Mathieson 1,628 67.4
Labour Matthew Kay 485 20.1
UKIP Danny Ross 239 9.9
Conservative Lars Kascha 64 2.6
Majority 1,143 47.3
Turnout 2,416 37.7
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Boothferry

Boothferry
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Maria Coward 1,385
Labour Paula Michelle Baxter 800
UKIP Bill Palfreman 529
Conservative Daniel Mark Bond 146
Majority 585
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Bricknell

Bricknell
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative John Francis Abbott 967
Labour Shane McMurray 960
UKIP Phil Fussey 271
Liberal Democrats Sarita Robinson 117
National Front Nick Walsh 7
Majority 7
Conservative hold Swing

Derringham

Derringham
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Ryan Langley 967
Labour Simon Bruce Pickering 742
UKIP James Stephen Chapman 568
Conservative Andrew Neil Forster 106
Majority 225
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Drypool

Drypool
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Adam Williams 1,718
Labour Steven Thomas Graham 770
UKIP Ben Fuller 410
Conservative Joshua James McMullan 77
SDP Val Hoodless 30
Majority 948
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Holderness

Holderness
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Linda Tock 1,461
Labour Deborah Matthews 929
UKIP Sergi Singh 677
Conservative Jonathan Downs 71
Majority 532
Liberal Democrats gain from Labour Swing

Ings

Ings
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Denise Thompson 1,336
UKIP Rob Hudson 565
Liberal Democrats Allen Healand 279
Conservative Matthew Peter Keneth Shotton 185
Majority 771
Labour hold Swing

Kings Park

Kings Park
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Charles Quinn 1,402
Labour Theresa Vaughan 576
UKIP Glenn Brown 270
Conservative Dehenna Sheridan Davison 133
Majority 826
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Longhill

Longhill
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour John Allen Hewitt 1,007
UKIP Sophie Fairburn 431
Conservative Les Fisher 120
Liberal Democrats Will Fielding 109
Majority 576
Labour hold Swing

Marfleet

Marfleet
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Sharon Valerie Belcher 993
UKIP Jason Shillito 420
Conservative Richard James Munslow 95
Liberal Democrats Mike Chambers 92
Majority 573
Labour hold Swing

Myton

Myton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Colin Inglis 1,005
Liberal Democrats Motokin Ali 204
UKIP Paul Adams 132
TUSC Paul Spooner 127
Conservative Jack Michael Davis 125
Majority 801
Labour hold Swing

Newington

Newington
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Helena Jane Spencer 792
UKIP John Kitchener 375
Liberal Democrats Steve Carter 204
Conservative Stephanie Anne Bond 132
Majority 417
Labour hold Swing

Newland

Newland
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Mike Ross 922
Labour Phil Pocknee 613
UKIP Chris d'Andilly 140
Conservative Lewis Alexander Worrow 22
Majority 309
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Orchard Park and Greenwood

Orchard Park and Greenwood
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Steven James Bayes 968
UKIP Paul Barlow 396
Liberal Democrats Dominic Anderson 129
Conservative Charlie Prothero 64
Majority 572
Labour hold Swing

Pickering

Pickering
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Claire Thomas* 1,618
Labour Matt Redmore 627
UKIP Macauley James Chapman 275
Conservative Jay Honeywood 58
Majority 991
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Southcoates East

Southcoates East
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Helster Bridges 673
UKIP David Bond 365
Liberal Democrats Maggie Tompsett 50
Conservative Colin Robert Baxter 47
Majority 308
Labour hold Swing

Southcoates West

Southcoates West
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Mary Elizabeth Glew* 851
UKIP Mark Fox 408
Conservative William Edward Sharpe 62
Liberal Democrats Brian Tompsett 54
Majority 443
Labour hold Swing

St Andrews

St Andrews
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Daren Russell Hale* 641
UKIP Ken Fairburn 250
Liberal Democrats Tracey Henry 63
Conservative Bob Cook 53
Majority 391
Labour hold Swing

Sutton

Sutton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Ken Turner* 1,154
Liberal Democrats Elaine Keal 662
UKIP Anthony Mount 414
Conservative Grant Clark 146
Majority 492
Labour hold Swing

References

  1. ^ "Local elections". Hull City Council. Retrieved 15 April 2016.
  2. ^ "Green party's Martin Deane misses Hull election deadline". BBC. Retrieved 15 April 2016.