2019 Stevenage Borough Council election[1]

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13 of the 39 seats to Stevenage Borough Council
20 seats needed for a majority
  First party Second party Third party
 
Party Labour Conservative Liberal Democrats
Seats before 26 9 4
Seats won 9 2 2
Seats after 27 7 5
Seat change Increase1 Decrease2 Increase1

Stevenage UK local election 2019 map.svg
Map showing the results of contested wards in the 2019 Stevenage Borough Council elections. Labour in red, Conservatives in blue and Liberal Democrats in yellow.

Council control before election

Labour

Council control after election

Labour

Elections to Stevenage Borough Council took place on 2 May 2019. This was on the same day as other local elections across the United Kingdom. One third of the council was up for election; the seats which were last contested in 2015. The Labour Party retained control of the council, which it has held continuously since 1973.

Results summary

2019 Stevenage Borough Council election
Party This election Full council This election
Seats Net Seats % Other Total Total % Votes Votes % +/−
  Labour 9 Increase 1 69.2 18 27 69.2 7,860 38.1 -6.1
  Conservative 2 Decrease 2 15.4 5 7 17.9 6,538 31.7 -6.1
  Liberal Democrats 2 Increase 1 15.4 3 5 12.8 4,634 22.4 +7.5
  Green 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 1,610 7.8 +4.7

Ward results

Bandley Hill

Location of Bandley Hill ward
Location of Bandley Hill ward
Bandley Hill[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Adrian Richard Brown 674 45.7 -1.7
Conservative Nicholas Rohan Foster 574 38.9 -5.0
Liberal Democrats Andrew David Anderson 227 15.4 +6.6
Majority 100 6.8
Turnout 1,475 29.49
Labour gain from Conservative Swing

Bedwell

Location of Bedwell ward
Location of Bedwell ward
Bedwell[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Liz Harrington 813 54.2 -6.2
Conservative Nicholas John Leech 356 23.7 -6.8
Green Victoria Louise Snelling 213 14.2 +5.1
Liberal Democrats Nick Macmillan 119 7.9 New
Majority 457 30.5
Turnout 1,501 27.85
Labour hold Swing

Chells

Location of Chells ward
Location of Chells ward
Chells[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Stephen John Booth 766 46.6 +0.3
Labour Pam Stuart 446 27.1 -5.6
Conservative Matthew Paul Wyatt 282 17.2 -3.8
Green David Peter Ingarfill 149 9.1 New
Majority 320 19.5
Turnout 1,643 33.54
Liberal Democrats gain from Labour Swing

Longmeadow

Location of Longmeadow ward
Location of Longmeadow ward
Longmeadow[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Alexander Michael Farquharson 682 45.3 -2.8
Labour Chris Webb 608 40.3 -0.3
Liberal Democrats Nigel Robert Bye 217 14.4 +3.1
Majority 74 5.0
Turnout 1,507 31.70
Conservative hold Swing

Manor

Location of Manor ward
Location of Manor ward
Manor[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Robin Gareth Parker 1,484 75.6 +14.8
Conservative James David Corrigan 264 13.5 -6.8
Labour David Stanley Wood 214 10.9 -7.9
Majority 1,220 62.1
Turnout 1,962 39.73
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Martins Wood

Location of Martins Wood ward
Location of Martins Wood ward
Martins Wood[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Teresa Lynn Callaghan 526 36.3 -5.2
Liberal Democrats Jill Brinkworth 524 36.1 +11.3
Conservative Bret Ray Facey 401 27.6 -6.1
Majority 2 0.2
Turnout 1,451 32.06
Labour hold Swing

Old Town

Location of Old Town ward
Location of Old Town ward
Old Town[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Loraine Graziella Rossati 881 39.6 -3.1
Conservative James Robert Phillip Fraser 845 38.0 -4.8
Green Elizabeth Genevieve Sturges 312 14.0 +5.8
Liberal Democrats George Eric Pinder 187 8.4 +2.1
Majority 36 1.6
Turnout 2,225 35.59
Labour gain from Conservative Swing

Pin Green

Location of Pin Green ward
Location of Pin Green ward
Pin Green[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Jeannette Audrey Thomas 606 43.0 -8.5
Conservative Andy Facey 454 32.2 -4.6
Green Naomi Ruth Collins 228 16.2 +4.5
Liberal Democrats Ross London 122 8.7 New
Majority 152 10.8
Turnout 1,410 30.10
Labour hold Swing

Roebuck

Location of Roebuck ward
Location of Roebuck ward
Roebuck[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour John Gardner 698 43.8 -4.3
Conservative Janet Marie Munro 537 33.7 -6.6
Green John Malocco Martin 185 11.6 +6.5
Liberal Democrats Paul Matthew Barber 174 10.9 +4.8
Majority 161 10.1
Turnout 1,594 31.75
Labour hold Swing

St Nicholas

Location of St Nicholas ward
Location of St Nicholas ward
St Nicholas[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Claire Lesley Parris 787 46.9 -5.0
Conservative Mandi Tandi 642 38.2 +0.6
Liberal Democrats Daniel Peter Charles Snell 250 14.9 +9.7
Majority 145 8.7
Turnout 1,679 32.10
Labour hold Swing

Shephall

Location of Shephall ward
Location of Shephall ward
Shephall[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Sarah Jane Mead 580 46.5 -6.9
Conservative Celia Lawrence 368 29.5 -5.9
Green Michael Malocco 201 16.1 +9.9
Liberal Democrats Charles Galton Darwin Littleton 99 7.9 +2.9
Majority 212 17.0
Turnout 1,248 27.74
Labour hold Swing

Symonds Green

Location of Symonds Green ward
Location of Symonds Green ward
Symonds Green[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Michael Downing 639 43.6 -8.7
Conservative Alexandra Marianne Young 509 34.7 -2.5
Green Richard David Warr 173 11.8 +6.8
Liberal Democrats Clive Hearmon 145 9.9 +4.4
Majority 130 8.9
Turnout 1,466 33.48
Labour hold Swing

Woodfield

Location of Woodfield ward
Location of Woodfield ward
Woodfield[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Graham Edward Lawrence 624 46.8 -7.1
Labour Jim Callaghan 388 29.1 -6.0
Liberal Democrats Neil Geoffrey Brinkworth 320 24.0 +13.0
Majority 236 17.7
Turnout 1,332 32.10
Conservative hold Swing

References

  1. ^ "Stevenage Borough Council". BBC News. 3 May 2019.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m "2019 Election Results". Stevenage Borough Council. 2 May 2019. Archived from the original on 10 May 2019. Retrieved 10 May 2019.