Local election results in Rugby
Local election results in Rugby

The 2018 Rugby Borough Council election took place on 3 May 2018 to elect members of Rugby Borough Council in England.[1] This was on the same day as other local elections. The Conservative Party maintained control of the council, while gaining one seat from an Independent in Dunsmore.

Election result

Rugby Local Election Result 2018
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Conservative 8 1 0 Increase 1 57.1 46.9 12,096 Increase 9.7
  Labour 3 0 0 Steady 21.4 32.6 8,397 Increase 7.0
  Liberal Democrats 3 0 0 Steady 21.4 15.3 3,947 Increase 1.8
  Green 0 0 0 Steady 0.0 4.6 1,178 Decrease 5.1
  TUSC 0 0 0 Steady 0.0 0.6 155 Decrease 1.1

Ward results

Admirals and Cawston

Admirals and Cawston
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Dale Keeling 900 45.4 Increase 4.3
Labour Will Pimlett 706 35.6 Increase 7.4
Liberal Democrats Lee Chase 280 14.1 Increase 10.8
Green Jenny Farley 96 4.8 Increase 0.3
Majority 194 9.8 Decrease 3.1
Turnout 32.1
Conservative hold Swing

Benn

Benn
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Jim Shera 966 57.7 Increase 6.8
Conservative John Keeling 366 21.9 Increase 1.1
Liberal Democrats Hugh Trimble 150 9.0 Increase 1.2
Green Roy Sandison 117 7.0 Decrease 6.9
TUSC Marian Wakelin 76 4.5 Decrease 2.2
Majority 600 35.8 Increase 5.7
Turnout 27.2
Labour hold Swing

Bilton

Bilton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Chris Cade 1,277 58.3 Increase 4.1
Labour Phil Hemsley 631 28.8 Increase 7.4
Liberal Democrats Lesley Kennedy George 190 8.7 Decrease 0.8
Green Ian Wright 94 4.3 Decrease 5.8
Majority 646 29.5 Decrease 3.3
Turnout 42.0
Conservative hold Swing

Coton and Boughton

Coton and Boughton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Jill Simpson-Vince 900 58.4 Increase 15.0
Labour Mark Brassey 640 41.6 Increase 14.3
Majority 260 16.8 Increase 0.7
Turnout 29.2
Conservative hold Swing

Dunsmore

Dunsmore
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Deepah Roberts 1,775 76.4 Increase 37.7
Labour Beck Hemsley 547 23.6 Increase 14.9
Majority 1,228 52.8 N/A
Turnout 39.2
Conservative gain from Independent Swing

Eastlands

Eastlands
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Craig McQueen 843 43.1 Increase 9.2
Conservative Zoe Feeney 511 26.2 Increase 0.7
Labour Matthew Weston 505 25.8 Increase 1.2
Green Patrick Steel 95 4.9 Decrease 6.2
Majority 332 16.9 Increase 8.5
Turnout 32.9
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Hillmorton

Hillmorton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Ian Picker 888 50.1 Increase 7.3
Labour Jim Ellis 711 40.1 Increase 9.7
Liberal Democrats Laura Slinn 112 6.3 Decrease 8.7
Green Peter Reynolds 60 3.4 Decrease 8.3
Majority 177 10.0 Decrease 2.4
Turnout 41.0
Conservative hold Swing

New Bilton

New Bilton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Mike Brader 747 50.6 Increase 1.7
Conservative Adam Daly 494 33.5 Increase 3.9
Green Bob Beggs 198 13.4 Decrease 8.2
Liberal Democrats Hossain Tafazzal 37 2.5 New
Majority 253 17.1 Decrease 2.2
Turnout 25.5
Labour hold Swing

Newbold and Brownsover

Newbold and Brownsover
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Ram Srivastava 716 47.5 Increase 4.8
Conservative Eve Hassell 624 41.4 Increase 9.9
Green Mark Summers 167 11.1 Decrease 8.1
Majority 92 6.1 Decrease 5.1
Turnout 24.4
Labour hold Swing

Paddox

Paddox
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Noreen New 1,070 47.0 Decrease 3.2
Conservative Tony Meeson 668 29.3 Increase 5.6
Labour Jonathan Vickers 469 20.6 Increase 2.8
Green Maralyn Pickup 70 3.1 Decrease 5.2
Majority 402 17.7 Decrease 8.8
Turnout 40.6
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Revel and Binley Woods

Revel and Binley Woods
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Belinda Garcia 1,406 73.5 Increase 25.8
Labour Anna Coupe 507 26.5 Increase 7.7
Majority 899 47.0 Increase 25.3
Turnout 36.3
Conservative hold Swing

Rokeby and Overslade

Rokeby and Overslade
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Bill Lewis 1,265 52.5 Increase 8.2
Conservative Paul Wesson 552 22.9 Decrease 3.9
Labour Ian Black 512 21.3 Increase 0.5
Green Kate Crowley 80 3.3 Decrease 2.0
Majority 713 29.6 Increase 12.1
Turnout 39.8
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Wolston and the Lawfords

Wolston and the Lawfords
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Andrew Bearne 1,174 58.5 Increase 15.6
Labour Lauren Kennedy 553 27.6 Increase 11.0
Green Lesley Summers 201 10.0 Increase 1.4
TUSC Pete McLaren 79 3.9 Increase 0.8
Majority 621 30.9 Increase 16.8
Turnout 33.6
Conservative hold Swing

Wolvey and Shilton

Wolvey and Shilton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Chris Pacey-Day 561 75.0 Increase 7.5
Labour Ben Law 187 25.0 Increase 3.8
Majority 374 50.0 Increase 3.7
Turnout 37.4
Conservative hold Swing

References

  1. ^ "Rugby Borough Council - Election Results: 3 May 2018". Rugby Borough Council. Retrieved 9 June 2022.