Map showing the results of the 2021 Elmbridge Borough Council election
Map showing the results of the 2021 Elmbridge Borough Council election

The 2021 Elmbridge Borough Council election was held on 6 May 2021 to elect members of Elmbridge Borough 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 Elmbridge Borough Council election
Party This election Full council This election
Seats Net Seats % Other Total Total % Votes Votes % +/−
  Conservative 6 Steady 37.5 15 21 44.7 15,976 39.3
  Residents 7 Steady 43.8 10 17 36.2 9,365 23.0
  Liberal Democrats 3 Steady 18.8 5 8 17.0 10,761 26.5
  Independent 0 Steady 0.0 1 1 2.1 529 1.3
  Labour 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 3,019 7.4
  Green 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 826 2.0
  UKIP 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 129 0.3
  Reform UK 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 56 0.1

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Results by Ward

Claygate

Claygate
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Bruce McDonald 1,429 60.4 -2.6
Conservative Wael Aleji 775 35.5 +1.3
Labour Hadleigh Moon 65 4.1 +1.2
Majority 654 24.9
Turnout 2,786 50.3
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Cobham & Downside

Cobham & Downside
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Alistair Mann 1,416 64.5 +17.1
Liberal Democrats Zelda Pittman 475 21.6 -9.8
Labour Steven Gray 185 8.4 -0.3
UKIP Elaine Kingston 63 2.9 -9.6
Reform UK Mike Bennison 56 2.6 N/A
Majority 941 42.9
Turnout 2,215 34.2
Conservative hold Swing

Esher

Esher
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Esher Residents' Association David Young 1,435 52.4 +5.7
Conservative Jeremy Larsson 992 36.2 -3.4
Green Laura Harmour 173 6.3 -2.8
Labour Susan Dennis 138 5.0 +0.4
Majority 443 16.2
Turnout 2,750 41.2
Residents gain from Conservative Swing

Hersham Village

Hersham Village
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Paul Wood 1,294 52.3 -0.5
Liberal Democrats Chester Chandler 781 31.5 N/A
Labour Jeremy Brown 401 16.2 +4.0
Majority 513 17.3
Turnout 2,496 38.0
Conservative gain from Residents Swing

Hinchley Wood & Weston Green

Hinchley Wood & Weston Green
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Hinchley Wood Residents' Association Gill Coates 1,711 59.2 -14.4
Conservative Geoff Herbert 575 19.9 +8.6
Liberal Democrats Liz Ambekar 502 17.4 +2.4
Labour James Samuel 101 3.5 N/A
Majority 1,136 39.3
Turnout 2,900 45.1
Residents hold Swing

Long Ditton

Long Ditton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Jez Langham 1,329 52.9 -4.9
Conservative Claudia Riley-Hards 808 32.1 -4.6
Green Greg Knowles 218 8.7 N/A
Labour Jake Lewis 120 4.8 -0.7
UKIP Samantha Fry 39 1.6 N/A
Majority 521 20.8
Turnout 2,527 47.7
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Molesey East

Molesey East
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Molesey Residents' Association Peter Pope 1,014 34.8 -13.2
Conservative Xingang Wang 892 30.6 +0.7
Liberal Democrats Richard Flatau 553 19.0 +9.5
Green Lisa Howard 245 8.4 +0.5
Labour Rosie Rendall 186 6.4 +1.7
UKIP Donald Anderson 27 0.9 N/A
Majority 122 4.2
Turnout 2,937 43.3
Residents hold Swing

Molesey West

Molesey West
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Molesey Residents' Association Mike Axton 1,262 49.4 -14.1
Conservative Agnes Tancsane Fuchs 563 22.0 +6.5
Liberal Democrats Philip Stevenson 499 19.5 +7.6
Labour David Sheldrake 233 9.1 ±0.0
Majority 699 27.4
Turnout 2,584 38.5
Residents hold Swing

Oatlands & Burwood Park

Oatlands & Burwood Park
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Ananya Banerjee 1,454 59.3 -1.0
Liberal Democrats Helgi Joensen 772 31.5 +12.1
Labour Angus Rendall 224 9.1 +3.9
Majority 682 27.8
Turnout 2,475 41.4
Conservative hold Swing

Oxshott & Stoke D'Abernon

Oxshott & Stoke D'Abernon
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Alan Parker 1,901 69.2 +3.7
Liberal Democrats Patrick Combe 685 24.9 -5.3
Labour Carolyn Gray 162 5.9 +1.6
Majority 1,216 44.3
Turnout 2,758 41.0
Conservative hold Swing

Thames Ditton

Thames Ditton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Thames Ditton & Weston Green Residents' Association Alex Batchelor 1,633 56.0 -11.4
Liberal Democrats David Gattey 489 16.8 +2.3
Conservative Patrick Wylde 456 15.6 +3.5
Green Martin Clark 190 6.5 -2.7
Labour James Fearnley-Marr 146 5.0 -0.9
Majority 1,144 39.2
Turnout 2,923 43.8
Residents hold Swing

Walton Central

Walton Central
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
The Walton Society Chris Sadler 1,157 46.8 -10.2
Conservative Paul Liptrot 689 27.8 -5.5
Liberal Democrats Damien Nolan 450 18.2 N/A
Labour Elina Simanovits 178 7.2 -2.5
Majority 468 19.0
Turnout 2,495 40.0
Residents hold Swing

Walton North

Walton North
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Lewis Brown 766 38.5 -7.5
Liberal Democrats Clare Bailey 489 24.6 -1.4
Independent Andrew Kelly 408 20.5 N/A
Labour Peter Ashurst 326 16.4 -11.6
Majority 277 13.9
Turnout 2,009 32.9
Conservative hold Swing

Walton South

Walton South
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative John Cope 1,375 51.1 +0.3
Liberal Democrats Kirsty Hewens 1,083 40.3 +5.0
Labour Katrina Jepson 232 8.6 -5.3
Majority 292 10.8
Turnout 2,713 40.7
Conservative hold Swing

Weybridge Riverside

Weybridge Riverside
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Judy Sarsby 1,225 49.9 +2.3
Conservative Manjit Gill 956 38.9 -2.4
Labour Helen Pilmer 275 11.2 +5.1
Majority 269 11.0
Turnout 2,486 41.1
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Weybridge St. George's Hill

Weybridge St. George's Hill
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Weybridge & St. George's Independents Peter Harman 1,153 44.6 -7.8
Conservative David Harvey 1,064 41.1 +1.5
Labour Warren Weertman 249 9.6 +1.7
Independent Nicholas Wood 121 4.7 N/A
Majority 89 3.7
Turnout 2,607 40.7
Residents hold Swing

By-elections

Cobham & Downside, 1 July 2021
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Robin Stephens 890 49.8 +28.2
Conservative Corinne Sterry 778 43.5 -21.0
Green Laura Harmour 54 3.0 N/A
Labour Irene Threlkeld 47 2.6 -5.8
Reform UK Elaine Kingston 19 1.1 -1.8
Majority 112 6.3
Turnout 1,788 27.6
Liberal Democrats gain from Conservative Swing

References

  1. ^ "Election results by wards". 7 May 2021. Retrieved 9 June 2021.
  2. ^ "Local elections postponed for a year over coronavirus". BBC.co.uk. 13 March 2020. Retrieved 30 May 2021..