May 4th, 2012 |
No Changes in Rochford, Turnouts Generally Low.
We’ve just come back from the count in the Mill Hall. You can the results here.
In our three District “Wards to Watch”:
The Greens kept Hullbridge by a big majority – Diane Hoy (Green) 1116, Mark Hale, (Conservative) 402, Debbie Townsley (Labour) 218
The Conservatives held Rochford Ward by just 45 votes- Gill Lucas-Gill (Conservative) 735 Ron Brown (Labour) 690
The Conservatives fought off a strong challenge from the English Democrats in Trinity Ward – Dave Sperring (Conservative) 408, John Hayter (English Democrats) 334, Keith Gibbs (UKIP) 134, Stephen Hinde (Labour) 83, Chris Stanley (Liberal Democrat) 77
Elsewhere, Lib Dem Trevor Parrett came second out of three candidates in Sweyne Park, and Elena Black came third out of five in Rayleigh Central.
Thanks to everyone who voted for us…