Map showing the results of the 2021 Cherwell District Council election
Map showing the results of the 2021 Cherwell District Council election

The 2021 Cherwell District Council election was held on 6 May 2021 to elect members of Cherwell District Council in England.[1] This was on the same day as other local elections. The elections were postponed from May 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic[2]

Results summary

2021 Cherwell District Council election
Party This election Full council This election
Seats Net Seats % Other Total Total % Votes Votes % +/−
  Conservative 11 Decrease 1 68.8 20 32 66.7 20,486 47.7 +4.8
  Labour 3 Steady 18.8 6 9 18.8 9,779 22.8 +0.3
  Liberal Democrats 1 Increase 1 6.3 2 3 6.3 6,492 15.1 +1.6
  Independent 1 Steady 6.3 2 3 6.3 2,005 4.7 -2.6
  Green 0 Steady 0.0 1 1 2.1 4,149 9.7 -1.7
  Reform UK 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 37 0.1 New

Ward Results

Adderbury, Bloxham & Bodicote

Adderbury, Bloxham & Bodicote
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Adam Nell 1,512 51.9 -0.3
Liberal Democrats David Hingley 878 30.2 +17.2
Labour Co-op Blue Watson 522 17.9 +1.4
Majority 634 21.7 -12.2
Turnout 2,932 39.21 +6.4
Conservative hold Swing

Banbury Calthorpe & Easington

Banbury Calthorpe & Easington
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Kieron Mallon 1,792 55.9 +2.7
Labour Co-op Alicja Kokot 754 23.5 -2.3
Green Julia Middleton 350 10.9 N/A
Liberal Democrats Ash Haeger 204 6.4 -14.6
Independent John Brown 107 3.3 N/A
Majority 1,038 32.4 +5.0
Turnout 3,250 38.66 +8.0
Conservative hold Swing

Banbury Cross & Neithrop

Banbury Cross & Neithrop
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Matt Hodgson 1,114 45.2 -3.3
Conservative Fiaz Ahmed 941 38.2 +1.1
Green Linda Ward 293 11.9 N/A
Liberal Democrats Robert Pattenden 116 4.7 -9.7
Majority 173 7.0 -4.4
Turnout 2,495 34.04 +2.3
Labour hold Swing

Banbury Grimsbury & Hightown

Banbury Grimsbury & Hightown
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Co-op Andrew Beere 1,091 48.2 -1.0
Conservative David Beverly 797 35.2 +5.1
Green Aaron Bliss 243 10.7 -10.0
Liberal Democrats David Yeomans 133 5.9 N/A
Majority 294 13.0 -6.1
Turnout 2,309 32.77 +3.7
Labour Co-op hold Swing

Banbury Hardwick

Banbury Hardwick
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative John Donaldson 981 47.5 -2.2
Labour Simon Garrett 692 33.5 +8.1
Independent Berenice Westwood 155 7.5 N/A
Green Christopher Manley 133 6.4 -6.7
Liberal Democrats James Hartley 66 3.2 N/A
Reform UK Stephen Hartley 37 1.8 N/A
Majority 289 14.0 -10.3
Turnout 2,074 29.11 +2.9
Conservative hold Swing

Banbury Ruscote

Banbury Ruscote
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Co-op Mark Cherry 947 51.6 -2.3
Conservative Jayne Strangwood 676 36.9 +3.7
Green Carol Broom 132 7.2 N/A
Liberal Democrats Steve Buckwell 79 4.3 -8.6
Majority 271 14.7 -6.0
Turnout 1,849 26.69 +2.9
Labour Co-op hold Swing

Bicester East

Bicester East
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Sandy Dallimore 1,134 49.0 +8.9
Green Peter Maguire 537 23.2 -10.4
Labour Co-op Gary Holder 443 19.1 +0.2
Independent Antony Peckham 201 8.7 N/A
Majority 597 25.8 +19.3
Turnout 2,350 37.24 +6.2
Conservative hold Swing

Bicester North & Caversfield

Bicester North & Caversfield
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Lynn Pratt 1,108 52.7 +4.8
Labour Sian Roscoe 435 20.7 +4.2
Green Clelia Bevillard 302 14.4 -3.6
Liberal Democrats Simon Lytton 258 12.3 -5.3
Majority 573 32.0 +2.1
Turnout 2,121 32.84 +5.4
Conservative hold Swing

Bicester South & Ambrosden

Bicester South & Ambrosden
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Dan Sames 1,374 42.9 +12.6
Liberal Democrats Sam Decombel 1,312 41.0 N/A
Labour Jane Clements 516 16.1 +2.8
Majority 62 1.9
Turnout 3,220 35.95 +6.6
Conservative hold Swing

Bicester West

Bicester West
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Les Sibley 1,542 63.2 +5.7
Conservative Sundeep Singh 473 19.4 -7.3
Labour Celia Kavuma 317 13.0 -2.8
Liberal Democrats Chris Pruden 106 4.3 N/A
Majority 1,069 43.8 +10.0
Turnout 2,464 36.85 +2.4
Independent hold Swing

Cropredy, Sibfords & Wroxton

Cropredy, Sibfords & Wroxton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative George Reynolds 1,995 65.3 +6.5
Labour Anne Cullen 614 20.1 +4.5
Green Karl Kwiatkowski 444 14.5 N/A
Majority 1,381 45.2 +12.0
Turnout 3,082 45.75 +5.0
Conservative hold Swing

Deddington

Deddington
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Bryn Williams 1,855 57.6 +7.7
Liberal Democrats Nigel Davis 686 21.3 +4.0
Labour Amanda Watkins 680 21.1 +7.2
Majority 1,169 36.3 +5.4
Turnout 3,246 43.47 +5.0
Conservative hold Swing

Fringford & Heyfords

Fringford & Heyfords
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Patrick Clarke 1,662 60.1 +4.9
Green Jenny Tamblyn 673 24.3 +5.4
Labour Christopher Howells 430 15.6 N/A
Majority 989 35.8 -0.4
Turnout 2,790 40.28 +5.4
Conservative hold Swing

Kidlington East

Kidlington East
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Maurice Billington 1,524 50.5 +12.8
Green Fiona Mawson 1,042 34.5 -5.9
Labour Catherine Arakelian 450 14.9 +0.9
Majority 482 16.0
Turnout 3,047 42.53 +4.3
Conservative hold Swing

Kidlington West

Kidlington West
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Dorothy Walker 1,638 50.2 -0.2
Conservative Helen Kingsley 1,255 38.5 +11.0
Labour Edward Lowe 369 11.3 -2.3
Majority 383 11.7
Turnout 3,285 46.37 +5.4
Liberal Democrats gain from Conservative Swing

Launton & Otmoor

Launton & Otmoor
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Simon Holland 1,407 49.8 -7.8
Liberal Democrats Calum Miller 1,016 35.9 N/A
Labour Joanne Howells 405 14.3 -28.1
Majority 389 13.9
Turnout 2,855 44.62 +8.9
Conservative hold Swing

References

  1. ^ "Ward results". Cherwell.gov. 7 May 2021. Retrieved 30 May 2021.
  2. ^ "Local elections postponed for a year over coronavirus". BBC.co.uk. 13 March 2020. Retrieved 30 May 2021..