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

The 2021 Rochford District Council election took place on 6 May 2021 to elect members of Rochford District Council in England. This was on the same day as other local elections.[1]

Results summary

2021 Rochford District Council election[2]
Party This election Full council This election
Seats Net Seats % Other Total Total % Votes Votes % +/−
  Conservative 9 Increase 2 60.0 18 27 69.2 11,090 42.9 +4.7
  Rochford Resident 4 Increase 1 26.7 2 6 15.4 7,271 28.1 +10.0
  Liberal Democrats 1 Steady 6.7 2 3 7.7 2,931 11.3 -1.8
  Independent 1 Steady 6.7 1 2 5.1 1,577 6.1 -0.3
  Green 0 Decrease 2 0.0 1 1 2.6 109 0.4 -9.0
  Labour 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 2,870 11.1 -0.2
  UKIP 0 Decrease 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 N/A N/A N/A

Ward results

Downhall & Rawreth

Downhall & Rawreth
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Craig Cannell 1,064 61.9 -8.1
Conservative Patricia Weaver 504 29.3 +7.5
Labour Shaun Cain 150 8.7 +0.5
Majority 560 32.6
Turnout 1,718 33.7
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Foulness & The Wakerings

Foulness & The Wakerings
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Gary Myers 1,055 67.5 +67.5
Labour Josh Winiberg 320 20.5 N/A
Green Carole Shorney 109 7.0 N/A
Liberal Democrats James Allen 80 5.1 N/A
Majority 735 47.0
Turnout 1,564 28.3
Conservative gain from UKIP Swing

Hawkwell East

Hawkwell East
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Lesley Butcher 734 45.6 -1.8
Rochford Resident Stephen Hinde 697 43.3 +3.8
Labour Danny Rowton 178 11.1 -2.0
Majority 37 3.3
Turnout 1,609 33.5
Conservative hold Swing

Hawkwell West

Hawkwell West
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Rochford Resident Christine Mason 898 49.9 -2.7
Conservative Jim Hall 765 42.5 +2.6
Labour Jennifer Lewis 135 7.5 +0.0
Majority 133 7.4
Turnout 1,798 35.4
Rochford Resident hold Swing

Hockley

Hockley
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Eileen Gadsdon 854 45.8 +16.5
Rochford Resident John Mason 828 44.4 -8.6
Labour Ian Rooke 183 9.8 +1.2
Majority 26 1.4
Turnout 1,865 36.3
Conservative gain from Rochford Resident Swing

Hockley & Ashingdon

Hockley & Ashingdon
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Roger Constable 826 52.5 +14.5
Conservative Carole Weston 819 52.1 +14.1
Rochford Resident Elliot Mason 616 39.2 N/A
Independent David Catchpole 456 29.0 +3.7
Labour David Lench 169 10.8 +3.4
Liberal Democrats Roger Gardner 131 8.3 -14.4
Labour Vicky Williams 127 8.1 +0.7
Turnout 34.6
Conservative hold
Conservative hold

Hullbridge

Hullbridge
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Rochford Resident Michael Hoy 1,448 79.4 N/A
Rochford Resident Tracey Knight 788 43.2 N/A
Conservative Angelina Marriott 566 31.0 +11.8
Conservative Brian Marsden-Carleton 510 28.0 +8.8
Labour Conner Agius 225 12.3 +7.7
Labour David Bodimeade 110 6.0 +1.4
Turnout 38.1
Rochford Resident gain from Green
Rochford Resident gain from Green

Lodge

Lodge
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Robert Milne 826 44.4 -2.2
Rochford Resident Richard Lambourne 805 43.3 -0.7
Labour Ian Corbett 228 12.3 +2.9
Majority 21 1.1
Turnout 1,859 35.4
Conservative hold Swing

Roche North & Rural

Roche North & Rural
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Ian Foster 677 45.5 +6.8
Independent George Ioannou 474 31.8 N/A
Labour David Flack 241 16.2 -10.3
Liberal Democrats Daniel Irlam 97 6.5 N/A
Majority 203 13.7
Turnout 1,489 29.3
Conservative hold Swing

Roche South

Roche South
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative James Gooding 640 47.2 +7.6
Rochford Resident Phil Capon 420 31.0 N/A
Labour Naomi Khan 221 16.3 -7.5
Liberal Democrats Derek Brown 75 5.5 -6.4
Majority 220 16.2
Turnout 1,356 28.7
Conservative hold Swing

Sweyne Park & Grange

Sweyne Park & Grange
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Rochford Resident Lisa Newport 771 46.6 +8.7
Conservative Danielle Belton 696 42.1 -7.3
Labour James Hedges 186 11.3 -1.4
Majority 75 4.5
Turnout 1,653 32.8
Rochford Resident hold Swing

Trinity

Trinity
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative David Sperring 992 45.1 -6.6
Liberal Democrats Marco Quintana Santana 967 44.0 +20.7
Labour Steve Cooper 241 11.0 +2.7
Majority 25 1.1
Turnout 2,200 40.4
Conservative hold Swing

Wheatley

Wheatley
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Jack Lawmon 647 33.2 N/A
Conservative Richard Linden 626 32.2 -6.6
Liberal Democrats Stephen Tellis 517 26.6 N/A
Labour Craig Archer 156 8.0 -5.4
Majority 21 1.0
Turnout 1,946 38.5
Independent gain from Independent Swing

References

  1. ^ "Election Results 2021". www.rochford.gov.uk. 7 May 2021.
  2. ^ admin, firmstep (10 May 2021). "Election Results". www.rochford.gov.uk.