2016 Rushmoor Borough Council election

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13 seats of 39 to Rushmoor Borough Council
20 seats needed for a majority
  First party Second party Third party
 
Party Conservative Labour UKIP
Seats won 8 4 1
Seats after 25 11 3
Seat change Steady Steady Steady
Popular vote 8,024 5,287 4,492

Rushmoor UK local election 2016 map.svg
Results by Ward

Council control before election

Conservative

Council control after election

Conservative

The 2016 Rushmoor Borough Council election took place on 5 May 2016 to elect members of Rushmoor Borough Council in England.[1] This was on the same day as other local elections. Note the election for Aldershot Park was postponed to 2nd June due to the death of a candidate. [2]

Results

Rushmoor election, 2016
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Conservative 8 0 0 0 66.7 40 7,760 0
  Labour 3 0 0 0 25 24.6 4,762 0
  UKIP 1 0 0 0 8.3 21.6 4,178 0
  Liberal Democrats 0 0 0 0 0 8 1,557 0
  Green 0 0 0 0 0 5.6 1,083 0
  Independent 0 0 0 0 0 0.2 43 0

Ward results

Aldershot Park

Aldershot Park 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Mike Roberts 525 45.89
UKIP Jeffery Boxall 314 27.44
Conservative Matthew Collins 264 23.07
Green Lucy Perrin 41 3.58
Majority 211 18.44
Labour hold Swing

Cherrywood

Cherrywood 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Clive Grattan 738 43.9%
UKIP Derek Roy Cornwell 442 26.3%
Conservative Mara Makunura 360 21.4%
Liberal Democrats Shaun Patrick Joseph Murphy 143 8.5%
Majority
Labour hold Swing

Cove and Southwood

Cove and Southwood 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Susan Mary Carter 818 48.6%
UKIP Jenny Parsons 389 23.1%
Labour Madi Jabbi 233 13.8%
Liberal Democrats Alain Stephen Dekker 168 10%
Green Justin Palmer 76 4.5%
Majority
Conservative hold Swing

Empress

Empress 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Marina Munro 805 49.5%
Green Donna Wallace 425 26.1%
Labour Peter Hayward 203 12.5%
UKIP Colin Nixon 193 11.9%
Majority
Conservative hold Swing

Fernhill

Fernhill 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative John Edward Woolley 822 52.9
UKIP Harry Dagger Nelson 352 22.8
Labour Len Amos 260 16.7
Green Martin Anthony Coule 119 7.6
Majority
Conservative hold Swing

Knellwood

Knellwood 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Paul Graham Taylor 1159 58.2%
Labour Bill Tootill 279 14%
UKIP Rosie Bell 243 12.2%
Liberal Democrats Jeffrey Michael De Noronha 161 8.1%
Green Amy Hannah Lewry 151 7.6%
Majority
Conservative hold Swing

Manor Park

Manor Park 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative David Edward Clifford 816 43.9%
Labour Dominique Jamie Alexandra Swaddling 447 24%
Liberal Democrats Richard James Adair 359 19.3%
UKIP David Lee Collett 237 12.7%
Majority
Conservative hold Swing

North Town

North Town 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Keith Dibble 1025 68.7%
Conservative David Anthony Armitage 269 18%
UKIP Mark Letties 199 13.3%
Majority
Labour hold Swing

Rowhill

Rowhill 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Maurice Leonard Sheehan 721 41.3%
UKIP Kevin Betsworth 457 26.2%
Labour Julie Martha Considine 417 23.9%
Green Peta Martine Howell 149 8.5%
Majority
Conservative hold Swing

St John’s

St John’s 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Peter John Moyle 740 44.6%
UKIP Chris Harding 486 29.3%
Labour Sue Gadsby 303 18.3%
Liberal Democrats Philip Geoffrey Thompson 129 7.8%
Majority
Conservative hold Swing

St Mark’s

St Mark’s 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Diane Beverley Bedford 611 39.2%
Liberal Democrats Abul Koher Chowdhury 439 28.1%
Labour Colin Southon 219 14%
UKIP Simon Amir Austridge 178 11.4%
Green Gary Simpson 70 4.5%
Independent Carl Robert Hewitt 43 2.8%
Majority
Conservative hold Swing

Wellington

Wellington 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Alex Crawford 385 63%
Conservative Attika Salim Choudhary 190 31.1%
Liberal Democrats Haydar Koher 36 5.9%
Majority
Labour hold Swing

West Heath

West Heath 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
UKIP Mark Staplehurst 1002 52.2%
Conservative Steve Morgan 449 23.4%
Labour Trevor Simpson 253 13.2%
Liberal Democrats Josephine Patricia Murphy 122 6.4%
Green Paula Samantha Marshall 93 4.8%
Majority
UKIP hold Swing


References

  1. ^ "Local elections candidates". Rushmoor Borough Council. Retrieved 21 April 2016.
  2. ^ "Local Elections Archive Project - 2016 - Rushmoor". www.andrewteale.me.uk. Retrieved 5 January 2021.