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

Summary results

Map showing the winner in each ward for the 2019 Rochford District Council election
Map showing the winner in each ward for the 2019 Rochford District Council election
2019 Rochford District Council election
Party This election Full council This election
Seats Net Seats % Other Total Total % Votes Votes % +/−
  Conservative 8 Increase 1 61.5 18 26 66.7 7,268 38.2 Decrease 9.3
  Rochford Resident 2 Steady 15.4 2 4 10.3 3,435 18.1 Increase 0.7
  Liberal Democrats 1 Steady 7.7 2 3 7.7 2,489 13.1 Increase 1.3
  Green 1 Steady 7.7 2 3 7.7 1,794 9.4 Increase 3.5
  Independent 1 Increase 1 7.7 2 3 7.7 1,225 6.4 Increase 5.8
  Labour 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 2,151 11.3 Decrease 2.7
  UKIP 0 Decrease 2 0.0 0 0 0.0 447 2.3 New
  For Britain 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 218 1.1 New

No Friends of Rochford (-3.8) candidates as previous.

Ward results

Downhall & Rawreth

Downhall & Rawreth
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats James Newport 1,011 70.0 Increase6.1
Conservative Keith Podd 315 21.8 Decrease5.5
Labour Shaun Cain 118 8.2 Decrease0.6
Majority 696 48.2
Turnout 1444 29.0 Increase0.2
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Foulness & The Wakerings

Foulness & The Wakerings
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Daniel Efde unopposed
Conservative gain from UKIP Swing

Hawkwell East

Hawkwell East
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Michael Webb 647 47.4 Increase1.7
Rochford Resident Stephen Hinde 540 39.5 0.0
Labour Roger Gardner 171 13.1 Decrease1.6
Majority 107 7.9 Increase1.7
Turnout 1358 29.0 Decrease0.3
Conservative hold Swing

Hawkwell West

Hawkwell West
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Rochford Resident Toni Carter 862 52.6 Increase12.9
Conservative Ian Foster 653 39.9 Decrease8.3
Labour David Lench 123 7.5 Decrease7.3
Majority 209 16.3
Turnout 2738 33.0 0.0
Rochford Resident hold Swing

Hockley

Hockley
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Rochford Resident Adrian Eves 880 53.0 Increase19.6
Conservative Eileen Gadson 486 29.3 Decrease11.7
UKIP Peter Willis 151 9.1
Labour Louise Best 142 8.6 Decrease2.1
Majority 394 23.7
Turnout 1659 33.0 Increase0.9
Rochford Resident hold Swing

Hockley & Ashingdon

Hockley & Ashingdon
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Mike Carter 589 38.0 Decrease10.2
Independent David Cathchpole 393 25.3
Liberal Democrats Nicola O'Riordan Finley 352 22.7
Labour Stephen Willis 114 7.4 Decrease1.3
For Britain Craig Sohail 103 6.6
Majority 196 12.7
Turnout 1551 30.0 Decrease1.7
Conservative hold Swing

Hullbridge

Hullbridge
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Green Diane Hoy 1,473 76.2 Increase12.0
Conservative Angelina Marriott 370 19.2 Decrease9.7
Labour Victoria Williams 89 4.6 Decrease2.3
Majority 1,103 57.0
Turnout 1932 36.0 Decrease1.1
Green hold Swing

Lodge

Lodge
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Ian Ward 835 46.6 Decrease9.1
Rochford Resident Richard Lambourne 788 44.0 Decrease0.3
Labour Roger Neville 168 9.4
Majority 47 2.6
Turnout 1791 34.0 Decrease0.3
Conservative hold Swing

Roche North & Rural

Roche North & Rural
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Simon Wooton 532 38.7 Decrease9.5
Rochford Resident Phil Capon 365 26.6
Labour David Flack 362 26.5 Decrease5.0
For Britain Miryam Sohail 115 8.4
Majority 1374 12.1
Turnout 1367 28.0 Increase0.6
Conservative gain from UKIP Swing

Roche South

Roche South
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Arthur Williams 475 39.6 Decrease5.1
UKIP Shaun Holmes 296 24.7
Labour Ian Challis 285 23.8 Decrease2.0
Liberal Democrats Derek Brown 142 11.9
Majority 179 14.9
Turnout 1198 28.0 Decrease1.2
Conservative hold Swing

Sweyne Park & Grange

Sweyne Park & Grange
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative June Lumley 702 49.4 Increase0.6
Liberal Democrats Lisa Newport 538 37.9 Decrease0.8
Labour Conner Agius 180 12.7 Increase0.2
Majority 164 11.5
Turnout 1420 29.0 Decrease3.1
Conservative hold Swing

Trinity

Trinity
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Cheryl Roe 990 51.7 Decrease13.1
Liberal Democrats Ian Oakley 446 23.3 Increase2.3
Green Jill Waight 321 16.8
Labour Samantha Reed 158 8.3 Decrease0.4
Majority 544 28.4
Turnout 1915 35.0 Decrease2.3
Conservative hold Swing

Wheatley

Wheatley
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Michael Wilkinson 832 47.8
Conservative Steve Cooper 674 38.8 Decrease25.5
Labour Stephen Cooper 233 13.4 Decrease5.4
Majority 158 9.0
Turnout 1739 34.0 Decrease1.0
Independent gain from Conservative Swing

References

  1. ^ "Local Elections Archive Project - 2019 - Rochford".