The 2016 Huntingdonshire District Council election took place on 5 May 2016 to elect members of Huntingdonshire District Council in England.[1] This was on the same day as other local elections.

Results Summary

Huntingdonshire District Council election, 2016
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Conservative 36 0 3 Decrease 3 38.7 11,741 -14.6
  Liberal Democrats 6 1 0 Increase 1 14.8 4,493 +6.4
  Independent 6 2 0 Increase 2 14.6 4,434 +9.2
  UKIP 4 0 0 Steady 15.2 4,607 -3.2
  Labour 2 0 0 Steady 15.7 4,755 +1.5
  Green 0 0 0 Steady 0.6 196 -0.2
  The Eccentric Party of Great Britain 0 0 0 Steady 0.3 89 New

Ward results

Brampton

Brampton 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats John Paul Morris 1,031 56.2
Conservative Lin Sinclair 643 35.1
Labour Rob Gardiner 160 8.7
Majority 388 21.1 -1.6
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Godmanchester

Godmanchester 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Keith Warren Sutkins 411 24
Labour Samuel Paul Sweek 253 15
Liberal Democrats David Richard Underwood 1,055 61
Majority
Swing

Huntingdon East

Huntingdon East 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Tom Fletcher 610 25
Labour Marion Kadewere 294 12
Liberal Democrats Michael Frederick Shellens 1,208 49
UKIP Jane Varghese 375 15
Majority 598 5.1
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Huntingdon North

Huntingdon North 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Richards Valatka 171 17 -16
Independent Alan James Mackender-Lawrence 115 11 0
Labour Patrick Kadewere 433 43 +0.2
Liberal Democrats Lakkana Rajiv Peiris Yalagala 48 5 -4
UKIP Peter Henry Ashcroft 234 23 5.5
Majority 199 19 0.3
Labour hold Swing +0.3

Little Paxton

Little Paxton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Laurence Swain 361 48.7 -27.6
Liberal Democrats James Bartrick 231 24.7 +11.5
Green Liz Timms 140 16.4 N/A
UKIP Daniel Morris 121 13.0 N/A
Labour Nicholas Janson Kumbula 81 15.0 +2.6
Majority
Conservative hold Swing

Ramsey

Ramsey 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Ian James Curtis 300
Labour Kevin John Minnette 303
UKIP Lisa Ann Duffy 1,109
Majority
UKIP hold Swing

Sawtry

Sawtry 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Nikki Elliott
Independent Dick Tuplin
Labour Jonathan Hugh Orchard
UKIP Nicholas Vaughan Ashley
Majority
Swing

Somersham

Somersham 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Steve Criswell
Labour Iain Michael Ramsbottom
UKIP Shirley Joy Reeve
Majority
Swing

St Ives East

St Ives East 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Jason Ablewhite
Labour Angela Richards
Liberal Democrats Colin Saunderson
UKIP Paul Bullen
Majority
Swing

St Ives South

St Ives South 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative John Winston Davies
Eccentric Party of Great Britain Lord Toby Jug
Labour John Philip Watson
UKIP Lynne Alexandra Bullen
Majority
Swing

St Ives West

St Ives West 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Ryan Fuller
Labour Richard John Allen
Liberal Democrats David Frederick Hodge
UKIP Margaret Teresa King
Majority
Swing

St Neots Eaton Ford

St Neots Eaton Ford 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Graham John Welton
Green Melina Lafirenze
Independent Bob Farrer
Independent Sandie Giles
Labour Anna Elizabeth Hayward
Majority
Swing

St Neots Eaton Socon

St Neots Eaton Socon 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Keith Ivan Prentice
Independent Derek Arthur Giles
Labour Patricia Anne Nicholls
Majority
Swing

St Neots Eynesbury

St Neots Eynesbury 2016 (2 seats)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Robert Anthony Moores
Conservative Adrian Lee Usher
Independent Jim Corley
Independent Simone Leigh Taylor
Labour Doctor Nik Johnson
Labour Tony McNeill
Majority
Swing
Swing

The Hemingfords

The Hemingfords 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Alison Donaldson
Labour Robert Anthony Leach
Liberal Democrats David John Priestman
UKIP Philip Foster
Majority
Swing

Warboys and Bury

Warboys and Bury 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Jill Tavener 821 51% 4.7
UKIP Mick Mean 402 25% -1.2
Liberal Democrats Tony Hulme 237 15% 3.2
Labour Kevin Roy Goddard 165 10% 4.8
Majority 419 27% 6.9
Conservative hold Swing 38

Yaxley and Farcet

Yaxley and Farcet 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Desmond Watt 1,130 50% 3.2
UKIP Colin Moody 568 25% 0.4
Labour Graeme Leslie Watkins 553 25% 2.2
Majority 562 24.9% 4.9
Conservative hold Swing 37.5%

References

  1. ^ "Upcoming Elections and Results". Huntingdonshire District Council. Retrieved 21 April 2016.