2019 Derbyshire Dales District Council election
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All 39 seats to Derbyshire Dales District Council
20 seats needed for a majority
  First party Second party Third party
 
Party Conservative Liberal Democrats Labour
Last election 29 seats, 45.3% 3 seats, 7.2% 5 seats, 26.9%
Seats won 20 8 6
Seat change Decrease 9 Increase 5 Increase 1
Popular vote 16,951 9,991 11,112
Percentage 40.0 23.6 26.2
Swing Decrease 5.3 Increase 16.4 Decrease 0.7

  Fourth party Fifth party
 
Party Independent Green
Last election 2 seats, 6.2% 0 seats, 5.8%
Seats won 3 2
Seat change Increase 1 Increase 2
Popular vote 1,561 2,239
Percentage 3.7 5.3
Swing Decrease 2.5 Decrease 0.5

Map showing the composition of Derbyshire Dales District Council following the election. Striped wards have mixed representation.

Council control before election

Conservative

Council control after election

Conservative

The 2019 Derbyshire Dales District Council election was held on 2 May 2019 to elect all 39 councillors for Derbyshire Dales District Council. This was on the same day as other local elections.

The Conservative Party retained control of the council for the fifth consecutive election, with a significantly reduced majority of 1.

No wards were uncontested for the first time since 1999.[1]

Ward results

Ashbourne North
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Sue Bull 519 51.5 Decrease 12.5
Conservative Stuart Lees 515
Liberal Democrats Peter Dobbs 325 29.3 Increase 29.3
Liberal Democrats Patricia Wildgoose 263
Labour Andy White 198 19.1 Decrease 16.9
Labour Roslyn Hope 187
Majority 190
Turnout 2,007
Conservative hold Swing Decrease 20.9
Conservative hold Swing
Ashbourne South
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Tom Donnelly 598 43.2 Decrease 10.6
Liberal Democrats Robert Archer 538 38.2 Increase 38.2
Conservative Dermot Murphy 516
Liberal Democrats Robin Shirtcliffe 447
Labour Peter Ginnis 161 12.4 Decrease 12.1
Labour Ruth Pugh 160
Green John Hill 157 6.1 Decrease 15.6
Majority 22
Turnout 2,577
Conservative hold Swing Decrease 24.4
Liberal Democrats gain from Conservative Swing
Bakewell
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Mark Wakeman 1,025 77.3 Increase 33.0
Conservative Alyson Hill 1,015
Conservative Alasdair Sutton 939
Labour Paul Morgans 465 22.7 Increase 5.0
Labour Helen Smith 408
Majority 474
Turnout 3,852
Conservative hold Swing Increase 14.0
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Bradwell
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Chris Furness 324 57.4 Decrease 9.6
Labour Les Swain 240 42.6 Increase 9.6
Majority 84
Turnout 564
Conservative hold Swing Decrease 9.6
Brailsford
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Michele Morley 542 82.6
Labour Nicholas Bishop 114 17.4
Majority 428
Turnout 656
Conservative hold Swing
Calver
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Helen Froggatt 329 48.5 Decrease 15.6
Green Robert Scott 219 32.2 Increase 32.2
Labour Thomas Barker 131 19.3 Decrease 16.6
Majority 110
Turnout 679
Conservative hold Swing Decrease 23.9
Carsington Water
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Lewis Rose 374 59.6
Liberal Democrats Margaret Elsworth 132 21.0
Labour Bob Allen 122 19.4
Majority 155
Turnout 628
Conservative hold Swing
Chatsworth
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Susan Hobson 456 74.0
Liberal Democrats Barbara Bowman 100 16.2
Labour Jacob Butler 60 9.7
Majority 356
Turnout 616
Conservative hold Swing
Clifton and Bradley
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Andrew Shirley 396 64.7 Increase 4.3
Labour Rob Pugh 114 18.6 Increase 18.6
UKIP Richard Stone 102 16.7 Increase 1.8
Majority 282
Turnout 612
Conservative hold Swing Decrease 7.2
Darley Dale
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Jason Atkin 755 45.1 Increase 8.5
Conservative Mark Salt 685
Conservative Andrew Statham 653
Liberal Democrats Naomi Bell 431 22.5 Increase 22.5
Liberal Democrats Andrew Creese 374
Green Emma Hickling 363 7.8 Increase 7.8
Labour Robert Golder 324 18.8 Decrease 3.4
Labour Lucy Peacock 301
UKIP Paul Roe 267 5.8 Decrease 11.4
Labour Keith Kendrick 246
Liberal Democrats Stephen Martin 241
Majority 222
Turnout 4,640
Conservative hold Swing Decrease 7.0
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Dovedale and Parwich
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Richard FitzHerbert 424 73.7
Liberal Democrats Sandra Fearn 78 13.6
Labour Sue Hodgson 73 12.7
Majority 346
Turnout 575
Conservative hold Swing
Doveridge and Sudbury
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Jacqueline Allison 343 53.8 Increase 53.8
Conservative Albert Catt 238 37.3 Decrease 37.7
Labour Laurie Butler 57 8.9 Increase 8.9
Majority 105
Turnout 638
Independent gain from Conservative Swing Increase 45.8
Hartington and Taddington
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative David Chapman 289 59.8
Green John Youatt 82 17.0
Liberal Democrats Asher Bond 61 12.6
Labour John Cowings 51 10.6
Majority 207
Turnout 483
Conservative hold Swing
Hathersage and Eyam
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Peter O'Brien 585 44.0 Decrease 0.7
Labour Claire Raw 552
Conservative Vicky Massey 548 39.7 Decrease 15.6
Conservative John Orchard 479
Liberal Democrats Elanor Nancolas 420 16.3 Increase 16.3
Majority 4
Turnout 2,584
Labour gain from Conservative Swing Increase 7.5
Labour gain from Conservative Swing
Hulland
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Richard Bright 445 80.2
Labour Rosie Ayliffe 110 19.8
Majority 335
Turnout 555
Conservative hold Swing
Lathkill and Bradford
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Graham Elliott 460 86.0 Increase 23.7
Labour Richard Wingard 75 14.0 Increase 14.0
Majority 385
Turnout 535
Independent hold Swing Increase 4.9
Litton and Longstone
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Clare Gamble 296 48.5
Conservative Geoff Stevens 228 37.4
Labour Chris Cole 86 14.1
Majority 68
Turnout 610
Liberal Democrats gain from Conservative Swing
Masson
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Joyce Pawley 459 42.3 Decrease 1.6
Conservative Garry Purdy 386 34.6 Decrease 21.5
Labour Andrew Hartley 334
Green John Green 273 14.6 Increase 14.6
Conservative Richard Walsh 261
UKIP Bob Spowart 156 8.3 Increase8.3
Majority 52
Turnout 1,869
Labour hold Swing Increase10.0
Conservative hold Swing
Matlock All Saints
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Susan Burfoot 1,465 71.1 Increase 28.9
Liberal Democrats Martin Burfoot 1,322
Liberal Democrats Steve Wain 1,182
Conservative Ann Elliott 549 15.9 Decrease 17.7
Labour Martin Rutter 387 13.0 Decrease 11.2
Conservative Elly Fawcett-Neal 339
Labour Lucia Whitney 339
Majority 633
Turnout 5,583
Liberal Democrats hold Swing Increase 23.3
Liberal Democrats hold Swing
Liberal Democrats gain from Conservative Swing
Matlock St. Giles
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Steve Flitter 895 48.7 Increase 17.4
Liberal Democrats Paul Cruise 746
Liberal Democrats David Hughes 675
Conservative Jacquie Stevens 520 29.6 Increase 2.3
Conservative Dan Hopkinson 474
Conservative Alayne Green 415
Labour Sylvia Needham 359 21.6 Decrease 6.7
Labour Peter Goulden 352
Labour Phil Whitney 318
Majority 155
Turnout 4,754
Liberal Democrats hold Swing Increase 7.6
Liberal Democrats gain from Labour Swing
Liberal Democrats gain from Conservative Swing
Norbury
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Tony Morley 435 82.9 Increase 6.1
Labour Jan Cole 90 17.1 Increase 17.1
Majority 345
Turnout 525
Conservative hold Swing Decrease 5.5
Stanton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Green Matthew Buckler 200 39.9
Conservative Dave Oakley 199 39.7
Labour Jennifer Joy-Matthews 102 20.4
Majority 1
Turnout 501
Green gain from Conservative Swing
Tideswell
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Green Neil Buttle 204 42.1 Increase 42.1
Conservative Richard Hewson-Stoate 167 34.5 Decrease 27.6
Labour Chris Bowen 113 23.3 Decrease 14.6
Majority 37
Turnout 484
Green gain from Conservative Swing Increase 34.9
Winster and South Darley
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Colin Swindell 758 97.2
Labour Charlie Phillips 22 2.8
Majority 736
Turnout 780
Independent hold Swing
Wirksworth
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Mike Ratcliffe 1,200 65.4 Increase 24.2
Labour Pete Slack 1,128
Labour Elisa McDonagh 1,089
Green Ivan Dixon 741 14.2 Decrease 2.6
Conservative Gladwyn Gratton 590 20.5 Decrease 7.0
Conservative Angus Jenkins 480
Majority 348
Turnout 5,228
Labour hold Swing Increase 13.4
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

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References

  1. ^ "Derbyshire Dales District Council Election Results" (PDF). Retrieved 10 December 2021.
  2. ^ "District council elections". Derbyshire Dales District Council. Retrieved 2019-05-03.