Elections to Folkestone & Hythe District Council were held on 2 May 2019.[1]

Results summary

2019 Folkestone and Hythe District Council election
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Conservative 13 1 10 Decrease 9 43.3 36.4 22,072 -1.5
  Green 6 6 0 Increase 6 20.0 25.2 15,268 +12.4
  Labour 6 5 0 Increase 5 20.0 18.8 11,422 +8.5
  Liberal Democrats 2 2 0 Increase 2 6.7 11.3 6,821 +1.0
  UKIP 2 1 6 Decrease 5 6.7 3.6 2,162 -16.0
  Independent 1 1 0 Increase 1 3.3 4.0 2,423 -1.6
  Foundation Party 0 0 0 Steady 0.0 0.6 384 New
  Socialist (GB) 0 0 0 Steady 0.0 0.1 59 New

Ward results

Broadmead

Broadmead
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Ann Berry* 582 59.4 +14.1
Labour John O'Hara 220 22.4 +9.5
Liberal Democrats Harrison Scott-Sansom 178 18.2 -4.2
Majority
Turnout
Conservative hold Swing

Cheriton

Cheriton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Peter Gane* 854 35.5 +3.3
Green Rebecca Shoob 846 35.2 +22.4
Conservative John Collier* 793 33.0 -1.8
Conservative Roger West 781 32.5 +7.2
Labour Paul Bingham 662 27.5 +5.1
Labour Jonathan Graham 655 27.2 +10.6
Labour Laura Sullivan 579 24.1 +10.1
Liberal Democrats Martin Berridge 532 22.1 -0.3
Liberal Democrats Ross Clark 445 18.5 N/A
Majority
Turnout
Conservative hold Swing
Green gain from UKIP Swing
Conservative hold Swing

East Folkestone

East Folkestone
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Michelle Dorrell 639 33.2 +7.6
Labour Jackie Meade 623 32.4 +11.9
Labour Connor Mcconville 558 29.0 +9.6
Conservative Dylan Jeffrey 546 28.4 +9.0
Green Jennifer Hawkins 503 26.2 N/A
Conservative Dave Pascoe 502 26.1 +5.1
Green Clive Hawkins 448 23.3 N/A
Conservative Neil Jones 395 20.6 +0.1
Liberal Democrats Hugh Robertson-Ritchie 368 19.1 +10.5
Independent Carol Sacre* 319 16.6 -10.0
Majority
Turnout
Labour gain from UKIP Swing
Labour gain from UKIP Swing
Labour hold Swing

Dylan Jeffrey stood as a Labour candidate in 2015, and Carol Sacre stood as a UKIP candidate.

Folkestone Central

Folkestone Central
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Laura Davidson 742 33.4 +23.1
Conservative Dan Brook 726 32.7 +1.6
Conservative David Monk* 675 30.4 +1.7
Labour David Horton 656 29.5 +9.5
Labour Belinda Walker 640 28.8 +9.3
Conservative Dick Pascoe* 635 28.6 ±0.0
Liberal Democrats Sally Matthews 481 21.7 +8.2
Liberal Democrats Tom McNeice 473 21.3 +8.8
Liberal Democrats Oliver Robinson 422 19.0 +7.5
Independent Bryan Rylands 357 16.1 N/A
Majority
Turnout
Labour gain from Conservative Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing

David Horton stood as a Green candidate in 2015.

Folkestone Harbour

Folkestone Harbour
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Nicola Keen 402 29.2 +8.6
Labour Ray Field 395 28.6 +25.8
Foundation Party Mary Lawes* 384 27.8 -4.5
Green Sandy McConnell 334 24.2 N/A
Conservative Sue Wallace* 286 20.7 -7.6
Conservative Dhan Gurung 259 18.8 -7.3
Liberal Democrats Danielle Anson 253 18.3 +6.6
Socialist (GB) Andy Thomas 59 4.3 N/A
Majority
Turnout
Labour gain from UKIP Swing
Labour gain from Conservative Swing

Ray Field stood as a TUSC candidate in 2015, and Mary Lawes stood as a UKIP candidate.

Hythe

Hythe
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Green Jim Martin 2,656 62.1 +31.3
Green Lesley Whybrow 2,648 62.0 +28.8
Green Georgina Treloar 2,408 56.3 +24.7
Conservative Malcolm Dearden* 1,197 28.0 -20.3
Conservative Alan Ewart-James* 1,150 26.9 -17.5
Conservative David Owen* 1,136 26.6 -19.8
Labour Christopher Deane 293 6.9 N/A
Labour Lynne Smith 265 6.2 N/A
Labour Gary Snow 222 5.2 N/A
Majority
Turnout
Green gain from Conservative Swing
Green gain from Conservative Swing
Green gain from Conservative Swing

Hythe Rural

Hythe Rural
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Green Douglas Wade 978 52.5 +21.8
Green John Wing 861 46.2 N/A
Conservative Paul Peacock* 545 29.2 -18.6
Conservative Michael Lyons* 508 27.3 -24.6
Independent Harry Williams 262 14.1 N/A
Labour Nicola Deane 174 9.3 N/A
Labour Tony Goode 131 7.0 N/A
Majority
Turnout
Green gain from Conservative Swing
Green gain from Conservative Swing

New Romney

New Romney
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent David Wimble 1,032 48.7 +30.6
Conservative Patricia Rolfe 624 29.4 -2.8
Conservative Russell Tillson 583 27.5 -2.7
Labour John Cramp 467 22.0 +9.8
Green Malcolm Watkinson 431 20.3 +13.0
Liberal Democrats Val Loseby 258 12.2 +2.7
Labour Janet Paice 178 8.4 N/A
Majority
Turnout
Independent gain from UKIP Swing
Conservative hold Swing

North Downs East

North Downs East
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative David Godfrey* 1,274 50.0 +5.2
Conservative Stuart Peall* 1,213 47.6 +20.8
Conservative Philip Martin* 1,181 46.4 +3.2
Green Stephen Scoffham 797 31.3 +18.8
Green David Williams 658 25.8 +15.2
Liberal Democrats Cyril Trice 546 21.4 +8.9
Labour Andy Csiszar 333 13.1 +0.7
Labour Peter McLaren 329 12.9 +0.6
Labour Joe Yusuf 250 9.8 N/A
Majority
Turnout
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing

North Downs West

North Downs West
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Susan Carey* 945 41.9 -21.3
Conservative Jennifer Hollingsbee* 847 37.6 -18.8
Green Susan Chivers 756 33.5 +8.9
UKIP Liz Phillips 501 22.2 N/A
Liberal Democrats Neil Matthews 474 21.0 -2.1
Labour Sophia Moffatt-White 262 11.6 N/A
Labour Sophie Mort 226 10.0 N/A
Majority
Turnout
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing

Sandgate and West Folkestone

Sandgate & West Folkestone
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Tim Prater 962 56.3 +42.9
Liberal Democrats Gary Fuller 844 49.4 +35.8
Conservative Rory Love* 487 28.5 -6.3
Conservative Jan Holben* 471 27.6 -18.4
Labour Verity Sandles 244 14.3 +2.9
Labour Abena Akuffo-Kelly 204 11.9 +1.7
Majority
Turnout
Liberal Democrats gain from Conservative Swing
Liberal Democrats gain from Conservative Swing

Romney Marsh

Romney Marsh
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
UKIP Ian Meyers 851 35.5 +1.1
UKIP Terry Mullard 810 33.8 +2.2
Conservative Roger Wilkins* 630 26.3 -7.3
Conservative Eddie Goddard 553 23.1 -7.8
Green Penny Graham 552 23.0 N/A
Labour Chrissie Cooper 309 12.9 ±0.0
Labour Tony Cooper 285 11.9 +1.4
Liberal Democrats Michel La Rue 272 11.3 +5.9
Majority
Turnout
UKIP hold Swing
UKIP gain from Conservative Swing

Walland and Denge Marsh

Walland & Denge Marsh
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Clive Goddard* 858 45.2 ±0.0
Conservative Tony Hills 836 44.1 +8.2
Independent Len Laws* 453 23.9 -13.3
Green Ross Carter 392 20.7 N/A
Liberal Democrats Ted Last 313 16.5 +8.4
Labour Paul Carey 248 13.1 +1.1
Labour John Davies 231 12.2 +1.6
Majority
Turnout
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative gain from UKIP Swing

References

  1. ^ "Recent election results – Folkestone & Hythe District Council". folkestone-hythe.gov.uk.