The 2022 Mole Valley District Council election took place on 5 May 2022 to elect one-third of members to Mole Valley District Council in England.[1]

Results summary

2022 Mole Valley District Council election[2]
Party This election Full council This election
Seats Net Seats % Other Total Total % Votes Votes % +/−
  Liberal Democrats 8 Increase 2 57.1 16 24 58.5 11,070 45.3 +8.4
  Conservative 3 Decrease 2 21.4 7 10 24.4 7,910 32.3 -5.8
  Ashtead Ind. 3 Steady 21.4 4 7 17.1 2,977 12.2 -0.4
  Green 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 1,507 6.2 ±0.0
  Labour 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 889 3.6 -2.3
  Independent 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 107 0.4 N/A

Ward results

Ashtead Common

Ashtead Common
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Ashtead Ind. Patricia Wiltshire 828 61.1 -2.2
Conservative Gavin Newton 202 14.9 -4.1
Liberal Democrats Roland Hogg 201 14.8 +5.7
Green Jo Sherring 125 9.2 N/A
Majority 626 46.2
Turnout 1,356 43.0
Ashtead Ind. hold Swing Increase1.0

Ashtead Park

Ashtead Park
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Ashtead Ind. Garry Stansfield 906 64.1 +9.4
Conservative Stephen Connor 366 25.9 -1.8
Liberal Democrats Leonard Rugina 142 10.0 +2.4
Majority 540 38.2
Turnout 1,414 41.3
Ashtead Ind. hold Swing Increase5.6

Ashtead Village

Ashtead Village
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Ashtead Ind. Alan Reilly 1,243 62.9 +4.2
Conservative Peter Crooks 321 16.2 -5.1
Liberal Democrats Philippa Shimmin 245 12.4 +4.3
Labour Susan Gilchrist 167 8.5 +1.6
Majority 922 46.7
Turnout 1,976 42.2
Ashtead Ind. hold Swing Increase4.7

Bookham North

Bookham North
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Monica Weller 1,420 60.6 +20.3
Conservative Richard Moyse 785 33.5 -16.0
Green John Roche 139 5.9 +0.5
Majority 635 27.1
Turnout 2,344 50.2
Liberal Democrats gain from Conservative Swing Increase18.2

Bookham South

Bookham South
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Elizabeth Daly 1,347 61.1 +17.4
Conservative Mary Huggins 718 32.6 -14.4
Green Molly Crook 139 6.3 +1.3
Majority 629 28.5
Turnout 2,204 48.7
Liberal Democrats hold Swing Increase15.9

Brockham, Betchworth and Buckland

Brockham, Betchworth and Buckland
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Simon Budd 969 57.7 +20.7
Liberal Democrats Mike Hebberd 522 31.1 -14.7
Green Christopher Crook 122 7.3 -7.8
Labour Leo Nassakau 66 3.9 +1.9
Majority 447 26.6
Turnout 1,679 47.1
Conservative hold Swing Increase17.7

Capel, Leigh and Newdigate

Capel, Leigh and Newdigate
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Charls Engel 808 48.7 -2.2
Conservative Corrina Osborne-Patterson 739 44.5 +8.8
Green Lisa Scott 112 6.8 +2.8
Majority 69 4.2
Turnout 1,659 48.9
Liberal Democrats gain from Conservative Swing Decrease5.5

Dorking North

Dorking North
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats David Draper 881 56.9 -2.7
Green Holland Weston 330 21.3 +8.5
Conservative Paul Austin 245 15.8 -5.2
Labour Samuel Cockle-Hearne 93 6.0 -0.7
Majority 551 35.6
Turnout 1,549 44.4
Liberal Democrats hold Swing Decrease5.6

Dorking South

Dorking South
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Margaret Cooksey 1,505 61.4 +5.5
Conservative Austin Kesseiri 446 18.2 -7.1
Green Lucy Barford 314 12.8 +1.3
Labour Co-op Kev Stroud 187 7.6 +0.3
Majority 1,059 43.2
Turnout 2,452 43.3
Liberal Democrats hold Swing Increase6.3

Fetcham East

Fetcham East
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Tim Hall 779 58.7 -1.9
Liberal Democrats Christine Miller 440 33.2 +7.7
Green Susan McGrath 108 8.1 -1.8
Majority 359 15.5
Turnout 1,327 43.1
Conservative hold Swing Decrease4.8

Fetcham West

Fetcham West
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Raj Haque 1,035 65.8 +7.6
Conservative Stephen Conisbee 539 34.2 -5.1
Majority 496 31.6
Turnout 1,574 49.4
Liberal Democrats hold Swing Increase6.4

Holmwoods

Holmwoods
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Clayton Wellman 997 60.2 +9.6
Conservative Leslie Maruziva 546 33.0 -4.0
Labour Christine Foster 114 6.9 +1.0
Majority 451 27.2
Turnout 1,657 35.5
Liberal Democrats hold Swing Increase6.8

Leatherhead North

Leatherhead North
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Josie Brinker 988 54.3 +7.2
Conservative Paul Purcelll 578 31.8 -9.7
Labour Co-op James Stringer 145 8.0 -3.4
Independent Jessica Moram 107 5.9 N/A
Majority 410 22.5
Turnout 1,818 33.3
Liberal Democrats hold Swing Increase8.5

Leatherhead South

Leatherhead South
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Joanna Slater 677 46.7 -9.8
Liberal Democrats Gareth Parsons 539 37.1 +12.0
Green Melissa Awcock 118 8.1 -0.7
Labour Co-op Ann Clark 117 8.1 -1.4
Majority 138 9.6
Turnout 1,451 42.8
Conservative hold Swing Decrease10.9

References

  1. ^ "Notice of Election" (PDF). Mole Valley District Council. Retrieved 21 May 2022.
  2. ^ "District Council Election Results - 5 May 2022". Mole Valley District Council. Retrieved 21 May 2022.