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

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

Results summary

2021 Watford Borough Council election[2]
Party This election Full council This election
Seats Net Seats % Other Total Total % Votes Votes % +/−
  Liberal Democrats 8 Steady 66.7 18 26 72.2 12,103 44.0 -11.2
  Labour 4 Steady 33.3 6 10 27.8 7,868 28.6 -0.4
  Conservative 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 7,312 26.6 +12.1
  Independent 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 140 0.5 N/A
  TUSC 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 54 0.2 New
  Reform UK 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 42 0.2 New

Ward results

Callowland

Callowland
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Dennis Watling 934 42.2 +4.7
Liberal Democrats Joseph Inniss 924 41.8 -11.6
Conservative Mary Sackett 355 16.0 +6.9
Majority 10 0.4
Turnout 2,213 38.2 +2.3
Labour hold Swing Increase8.2

Central

Central
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Marilyn Devonish 915 44.5 -9.5
Labour Sophia Demetriou-Jones 680 33.1 -3.9
Conservative Cole Parker 319 15.5 +6.5
Independent Dennis Wharton 140 6.8 N/A
Majority 235 11.4 -5.6
Turnout 2,054 30.9 -3.3
Liberal Democrats hold Swing Decrease2.8

Holywell

Holywell
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Nigel Bell 1,272 62.5 +3.1
Conservative Ian Fox 436 21.4 +9.6
Liberal Democrats Simonie Jeffree 274 13.5 -15.4
TUSC Mark O'Connor 54 2.7 N/A
Majority 836 41.1 +10.6
Turnout 2,036 30.8 +5.2
Labour hold Swing Decrease3.3

Leggatts

Leggatts
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Richard Smith 819 37.4 -6.2
Liberal Democrats Shafiq Ahmed 765 34.9 +3.7
Conservative Anthony Parker 565 25.8 +0.6
TUSC Derek Foster 40 1.8 N/A
Majority 54 2.5 -9.9
Turnout 2,189 37.9 +3.3
Labour hold Swing Decrease4.9

Meriden

Meriden
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Peter Hannon 690 43.0 -16.6
Conservative Prashanth Elangovan 519 32.4 +18.8
Labour Felix Tyszkiewicz 395 24.6 +0.7
Majority 171 10.6
Turnout 1,604 28.0 -0.4
Liberal Democrats hold Swing Decrease18.4

Nascot

Nascot
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Mark Watkin 1,275 53.9 -10.6
Liberal Democrats Tom Osborn 1,179 49.9 -14.6
Conservative Binita Mehta-Parmar 786 33.2 +11.1
Conservative Ravi Kura 655 27.7 +5.6
Labour Sarah Flynn 471 19.9 +6.5
Labour Edward Tunnah 364 15.4 +2.0
Turnout 41.0 +2.9
Liberal Democrats hold
Liberal Democrats hold

Oxhey

Oxhey
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Karen Clarke-Taylor 1,316 60.1 -8.4
Conservative Joseph Gornicki 494 22.5 +8.0
Labour Sue Sleeman 339 15.5 -1.5
Reform UK Neal Webber 42 1.9 N/A
Majority 822 37.6 -13.9
Turnout 2,191 40.8 +3.8
Liberal Democrats hold Swing Decrease8.2

Park

Park
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Peter Jeffree 1,472 52.8 -9.6
Conservative Linda Topping 902 32.4 +12.2
Labour Nabila Ahmed 412 14.8 +2.1
Majority 570 20.4 -22.0
Turnout 2,786 43.4 +1.0
Liberal Democrats hold Swing Decrease10.9

Stanborough

Stanborough
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Simon Feldman 956 49.3 -33.9
Conservative Peter Williams 673 34.7 N/A
Labour Nina Mileva 312 16.1 -0.7
Majority 283 14.6 -51.8
Turnout 1,941 34.1 +3.8
Liberal Democrats hold Swing Decrease34.3

Tudor

Tudor
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Darren Walford 938 48.6 -12.4
Conservative Carly Bishop 576 29.8 +11.8
Labour Seamus Williams 418 21.6 +0.7
Majority 362 18.8 -21.3
Turnout 1,932 37.0 +4.2
Liberal Democrats hold Swing Decrease12.1

Vicarage

Vicarage
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Sara Trebar 1,061 48.1 -9.5
Liberal Democrats Dan Thurlow 592 26.9 -3.2
Conservative Abbas Merali 551 25.0 +12.7
Majority 469 21.2 -6.3
Turnout 2,204 37.7 +3.4
Labour hold Swing Decrease3.2

Woodside

Woodside
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Ann Saffery 807 48.1 -9.2
Conservative Amarish Patel 481 28.6 +15.6
Labour Malcolm Bush 391 23.3 +5.0
Majority 326 19.5 -19.5
Turnout 1,679 29.2 +0.2
Liberal Democrats hold Swing Decrease12.4

References

  1. ^ Council, Watford Borough. "Elections in Watford". www.watford.gov.uk. Archived from the original on 16 May 2021. Retrieved 16 May 2021.
  2. ^ Council, Watford Borough. "Elections in Watford 2021 results". www.watford.gov.uk. Archived from the original on 16 May 2021. Retrieved 16 May 2021.