The 2019 Richmondshire District Council election took place on 2 May 2019 to elect members of Richmondshire District Council in England.[1] This was on the same day as other local elections. At the election, the Conservatives lost control of the council.

Ward Results

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Catterick and Brompton-on-Swale

Catterick and Brompton-on-Swale
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Paul Spencer 677 48.0
Conservative Ian Threlfall* 616 43.7
Independent Leslie Rowe 599 42.5
Conservative Stephen Wyrill 510 36.1
Conservative Richard Heylings 406 28.8
Majority 89 6.4
Turnout 1,431 29.63
Independent win (new seat)
Conservative win (new seat)
Independent win (new seat)

Colburn

Colburn
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Angie Dale* 392 58.4
Green Kevin Foster 307 45.8
Conservative Bill Glover* 228 34.0
Conservative Jane Wyrill 74 11.0
Majority 79 11.8
Turnout 682 24.81
Independent win (new seat)
Green win (new seat)

Croft and Middleton Tyas

Croft and Middleton Tyas
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Angus Thompson* 535 44.0
Conservative Campbell Dawson* 522 42.9
Liberal Democrats Jane Parlour 400 32.9
Independent Bev Partridge* 285 23.4
Liberal Democrats Harold Millar 265 21.8
Labour Ken Smith 122 10.0
Majority 122 10.0
Turnout 1,222 42.08
Conservative win (new seat)
Conservative win (new seat)

Gilling West

Gilling West
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent William Heslop* 440 64.9
Conservative Jamie Cameron* 238 35.1
Majority 202 29.8
Turnout 688 39.59
Independent win (new seat)

Hawes, High Abbotside and Upper Swaledale

Hawes, High Abbotside and Upper Swaledale
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent John Blackie* 709 84.7
Conservative Pat Kirkbride 128 15.3
Majority 581 69.4
Turnout 843 55.13
Independent win (new seat)

Hipswell

Hipswell
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Paul Cullen* 326 63.8
Conservative Lawrence Grose* 192 37.6
Conservative Richard Blows* 167 32.7
Majority 25 4.9
Turnout 515 16.95
Independent win (new seat)
Conservative win (new seat)

Leyburn

Leyburn
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent John Amsden* 742 60.3
Conservative Karin Sedgwick* 579 47.1
Conservative Tony Duff* 385 31.3
Labour Marian Knowles 252 20.5
Majority 194 15.8
Turnout 1,237 39.67
Independent win (new seat)
Conservative win (new seat)

Lower Swaledale and Arkengarthdale

Lower Swaledale and Arkengarthdale
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Richard Good 316 46.9
Conservative Ian Scott 236 35.0
Green Robbie Kelly 81 12.0
Labour David Dixon 41 6.1
Majority 80 11.9
Turnout 675 47.10
Liberal Democrats win (new seat)

Lower Wensleydale

Lower Wensleydale
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Richard Ormston* 335 57.9
Green Lisle Ryder 244 42.1
Majority 91 15.8
Turnout 588 39.41
Conservative win (new seat)

Melsonby

Melsonby
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Jimmy Wilson-Petch* 364 67.4
Liberal Democrats Philip Knowles 176 32.6
Majority 188 34.8
Turnout 550 34.61
Conservative win (new seat)

Middleham

Middleham
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Susan Fairhurst* 406 79.1
Labour Nigel Hopper 107 20.9
Majority 299 58.2
Turnout 529 35.53
Conservative win (new seat)

Richmond East

Richmond East
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Philip Wicks 408 60.5
Conservative Hazel Leah 266 39.5
Majority 142 21.0
Turnout 708 43.25
Liberal Democrats win (new seat)

Richmond North

Richmond North
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Lorraine Hodgson 274 51.2
Conservative David Johnson 161 30.1
Green Anna Jackson 58 10.8
Labour Gill Page 42 7.9
Majority 113 21.1
Turnout 536 33.13
Independent win (new seat)

Richmond West

Richmond West
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Stuart Parsons* 703 54.8
Liberal Democrats Clive World* 592 46.2
Liberal Democrats Jo Foster 350 27.3
Green Dave Dalton 275 21.5
Conservative Muriel Blythman 200 15.6
Conservative Alexander Grose 181 14.1
Majority 242 18.9
Turnout 1,297 39.60
Independent win (new seat)
Liberal Democrats win (new seat)

Scotton

Scotton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Helen Grant* 434 52.8
Conservative Pat Middlemiss* 335 40.8
Conservative Geoffrey Linehan* 281 34.2
UKIP Martin Smith 214 26.0
Labour Mark Smith 123 15.0
Majority 74 6.6
Turnout 826 28.54
Independent win (new seat)
Conservative win (new seat)

Yoredale

Yoredale
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Yvonne Peacock* 578 80.7
Labour Hugo Radice 138 19.3
Majority 440 61.4
Turnout 743 47.39
Conservative win (new seat)

References

  1. ^ "BBC". Retrieved 1 September 2019.
  2. ^ "Richmondshire District Council". Archived from the original on 1 September 2019. Retrieved 1 September 2019.