2022 Amber Valley Borough Council Election

← 2021 5 May 2022 2023 →

15 of 45 seats for Amber Valley Borough Council
23 seats needed for a majority
  First party Second party Third party
 
Party Conservative Labour Green
Last election 28 16 1
Seats won 9 4 2
Seats after 30 11 3
Seat change Increase 2 Decrease 4 Increase 2
Popular vote 10,236 8,744 3,916
Percentage 42.6% 36.4% 16.3%

Amber Valley UK ward map Results 2022.svg
Results of the 2022 Amber Valley Borough Council election by ward

The elections to Amber Valley Borough Council in Derbyshire, England took place on Thursday 5th May 2022. One third of the council were up for election. The Conservatives increased their majority on the council whilst the Green Party also gained seats.

This election was the last by thirds election and the last before boundary changes proposed by the Local Government Boundary Commission come into effect at the 2023 election.[1] Councillors elected this year serve for a period of one year.

Results

2022 Amber Valley Borough Council Election[2]
Party This election Full council This election
Seats Net Seats % Other Total Total % Votes Votes % +/−
  Conservative 9 Increase 2 60 21 30 66.6 10,236 42.6 -11.0
  Labour 4 Decrease 4 26.67 7 11 24.4 8,744 36.4 +0.9
  Green 2 Increase 2 13.3 1 3 6.67 3,916 16.3 +8.7
  Liberal Democrats 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 1,076 4.5 +1.2
  National Front 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 28 0.0 ±0.0
  SDP 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 21 0.0 ±0.0

Council Composition

Following the last election in 2021, the composition of the council was:

28 16 1
Conservative Labour Grn

After the election, the composition of the council was:

30 11 3 1
Conservative Labour Green Ind


Ward Results

Percentage change is from the 2018 Amber Valley Borough Council Election.

Alfreton

Alfreton (1 Seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Steve Marshall-Clarke 852 50.5 Decrease8.9
Conservative Jonty Powis 629 37.3 Increase4.1
Liberal Democrats Paul Robin Gibbons 106 6.3 Increase3.4
Green Russ Hubber 100 5.9 Increase1.4
Majority 223 13.2
Turnout 1,687 25
Labour hold Swing

Belper East

Belper East (1 Seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Fay Atkinson 758 45.4 Increase0.5
Conservative Mark Edward Robertson 589 35.3 Decrease6.3
Green Kendal Greaves 172 10.3 Increase5.9
Liberal Democrats James Morrissey 150 9.0 Decrease0.1
Majority 169 10.1
Turnout 1,669 36
Labour hold Swing

Belper South

Belper South (1 Seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Green Jamie Alexander Walls 973 54.9 Increase47.3
Conservative Daniel James Kerry 385 21.7 Decrease15.3
Labour Joel Martin Bryan 381 21.5 Decrease26.2
Liberal Democrats Richard Alan Salmon 34 1.9 Decrease1.6
Majority 588 33.2
Turnout 1,773 41
Green gain from Labour Swing

Codnor and Waingroves

Codnor and Waingroves (1 Seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Christopher Emmas-Williams 681 51.8 Increase0.6
Conservative Mark Neil O'Malley 524 39.8 Decrease5.9
Green David Martin Hatchett 72 5.5 Increase5.5
Liberal Democrats Jeremy Quentin Miles 38 2.9 Decrease0.3
Majority 157 12.0
Turnout 1,315 33
Labour hold Swing

Duffield

Duffield (1 Seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Green Alison Jane McDermott 1,474 69.8 Increase35.7
Conservative Pippa Rowen 508 24.1 Decrease23.9
Labour Mark Spilsbury 102 4.8 Decrease7.2
Liberal Democrats Sue Allen 28 1.3 Decrease4.6
Majority 966 45.7
Turnout 2,112 54
Green gain from Conservative Swing

Heanor and Loscoe

Heanor and Loscoe (1 Seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Nikki Savage 560 49.8 Increase4.3
Labour Kieran James Denbygh Hill 435 38.7 Decrease9.3
Green James Major John Brooks 77 6.9 Increase2.5
Liberal Democrats Kate Smith 52 4.6 Increase2.5
Majority 125 11.1
Turnout 1,124 28
Conservative gain from Labour Swing

Heanor East

Heanor East (1 Seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Henry William Thompson 669 52.3 Increase2.5
Labour Janet Irene Ward 451 35.2 Decrease8.2
Green Cathie Hallsworth 105 8.2 Increase8.2
Liberal Democrats Jerry Marler 55 4.3 Decrease2.5
Majority 218 17.1
Turnout 1,280 28
Conservative hold Swing

Heanor West

Heanor West (1 Seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Steven Grainger 658 48.2 Increase1.5
Labour Steve Bower 556 40.7 Decrease4.1
Green Tina Pritchard 90 6.6 Increase1.4
Liberal Democrats Michael John Heap 61 4.5 Increase1.2
Majority 102 7.5
Turnout 1,365 28
Conservative hold Swing

Ironville and Riddings

Ironville and Riddings (1 Seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Pete Clark 707 47.1 Increase5.4
Labour Paul Christopher Wardle 648 43.2 Decrease11.2
Green Rachael Hatchett 96 6.4 Increase6.4
Liberal Democrats Kate Mary Kift 50 3.3 Decrease0.6
Majority 59 3.9
Turnout 1,501 32
Conservative gain from Labour Swing

Kilburn, Denby and Holbrook

Kilburn, Denby and Holbrook (1 Seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Trevor Mark Ainsworth 1,163 50.9 Decrease6.5
Labour Keith Lisle Venables 763 33.4 Decrease0.1
Green Cathy Kinsella 267 11.7 Increase7.5
Liberal Democrats Chris Gent 92 4.0 Decrease0.8
Majority 400 17.5
Turnout 2,285 37
Conservative hold Swing

Langley Mill and Aldercar

Langley Mill and Aldercar (1 Seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Sheena Edith Trower 530 49.9 Increase5.5
Labour Eileen Hamilton 450 42.3 Decrease6.4
Liberal Democrats Joanna Elizabeth Karpasea 55 5.2 Increase1.1
National Front Timothy Knowles 28 2.6 Decrease0.1
Majority 80 3.3
Turnout 1,063 25
Conservative gain from Labour Swing

Ripley

Ripley (1 Seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Sean David Carter 1,065 45.7 Decrease3.9
Labour Tony Holmes 987 42.4 Decrease1.2
Green Michael Peter Bedford 147 6.7 Increase3.6
Liberal Democrats Richard William Smeeton 99 4.3 Increase0.6
SDP Edwin George Dale Taylor 21 0.9 Increase0.9
Majority 78 3.3
Turnout 2,319 33
Conservative hold Swing

Shipley Park, Horsley and Horsley Woodhouse

Shipley Park, Horsley and Horsley Woodhouse (1 Seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Richard Henry Iliffe 1,010 55.7 Decrease8.6
Labour Amina Sabeah Deen Burslem 483 26.6 Increase2.7
Green Lian Pizzey 213 11.7 Increase6.4
Liberal Democrats Adrian James Miller 108 6.0 Decrease0.4
Majority 552 29.1
Turnout 1,814 36
Conservative hold Swing

Somercotes

Somercotes (1 Seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Katie Simpson 682 59.8 Decrease6.8
Conservative Paul Price 407 35.7 Increase5.5
Liberal Democrats Paul Slater 51 4.5 Increase1.4
Majority 275 24.1
Turnout 1,140 25
Labour hold Swing

Swanwick

Swanwick (1 Seat)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative David Wilson 832 52.9 Decrease6.7
Labour Matt Allwood 515 32.7 Increase5.8
Green Steve Elliott 130 8.3 Increase1.8
Liberal Democrats Malvin Leslie Trigg 97 6.2 Decrease0.8
Majority 317 20.2
Turnout 1,574 37
Conservative hold Swing


References

  1. ^ "LGBCE | Amber Valley | LGBCE Site". www.lgbce.org.uk. Retrieved 9 May 2022.
  2. ^ "2022 local election results". Amber Valley Borough Council. Retrieved 1 June 2022.