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County Council election, 5 May 2005

County council election results have been declared. Find out who has been elected as your county councillor. This information is also available as an interactive map.

A by-election was held in Bexhill King Offa on 12 June 2008. The results are shown here along with the results of the 5 May 2005 election.

Map of East Sussex, divided into electoral divisions Forest Row Crowborough Wadhurst Rother North West Northern Rother Rye & Eastern Rother Brede Valley & Marsham Baird & Ore Old Hastings & Tressell Braybrooke & Castle St Helens & Silverhill Central St Leonards & Gensing Hollington & Wishing Tree Ashdown & Conquest Maze Hill & West St Leonards Bexhill East Bexhill King Offa Bexhill West Devonshire Sovereign St Anthony's Langney Hampden Park Ratton Upperton Old Town Meads Pevensey & Westham Battle & Crowhurst Heathfield Seaford Sutton Polegate, Willingdon & East Dean Hailsham & Herstmonceux Seaford Blatchington Ouse Valley East Peacehaven & Telscombe Towns Newhaven & Ouse Valley West Lewes Alfriston, East Hoathly & Hellingly Uckfield Framfield & Horam Ringmer & Lewes Bridge Chailey Buxted Maresfield

Alfriston, East Hoathly & Hellingly

Wealden District Council

People eligible to vote: 8,276. Turnout: 68.9%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
GARVICAN, John HarryConservative3,24656.9%
SHING, Daniel Dak YanLiberal Democrat2,45543.1%

Conservative win.

Ashdown & Conquest

Hastings Borough Council

People eligible to vote: 8,107. Turnout: 63.8%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
KENNELLY, Patricia AnnLiberal Democrat95818.5%
PHILLIPS, Brian Winfred GilbertGreen2194.2%
RUSHBROOK, Ronald JamesLabour1,64631.8%
WILSON, John LeslieConservative2,34745.4%

Conservative win.

People eligible to vote: 7,487. Turnout: 55.1%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
BIRCH, Jeremy PeterLabour1,78943.3%
HANCOCK, David ChristopherLiberal Democrat83220.2%
PRAGNELL, Peter WilliamConservative1,34732.6%
ROBERTSON, Mary MelianGreen1593.9%

Labour win.

Battle & Crowhurst

Rother District Council

People eligible to vote: 7,026. Turnout: 68.8%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
CARROLL, Richard CharlesConservative1,85538.4%
FIELD, Kathryn MargaretLiberal Democrat2,35848.8%
MACPHERSON, Timothy GordonLabour61912.8%

Liberal Democrat win.

People eligible to vote: 7,284. Turnout: 58.5%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
FORSTER, Martyn SheridanLiberal Democrat2,16050.7%
KENWARD, Martin JohnConservative2,10049.3%

Liberal Democrat win.

Bexhill King Offa

Rother District Council

People eligible to vote: 34,974. Turnout: 51.7%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
BRIDGER, Keith JohnLabour3,38618.7%
DYASON, Ronald FrancisConservative4,39824.3%
FRANCIS, Neil StephenLiberal Democrat3,42719%
GUBBY, GrahamConservative3,43519%
WOOD, James StuartLiberal Democrat3,41918.9%

Conservative win (two seats).

Bexhill King Offa by-election

Rother District Council

People eligible to vote: 18,116. Turnout: 25%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
ENSOR, Michael DavidConservative2,82562.3%
KEMP, John Arthur JosephLiberal Democrat1,19126.3%
MACPHERSON, Timothy GordonLabour51811.4%

Conservative win.

People eligible to vote: 7,690. Turnout: 69.9%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
GADD, BrianConservative3,27861%
SMITH, Trevor John ScotfordLiberal Democrat2,09839%

Conservative win.

Braybrooke & Castle

Hastings Borough Council

People eligible to vote: 8,179. Turnout: 53.6%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
COOKE, Robert MarkConservative1,06824.4%
DANIEL, GodfreyLabour2,08747.6%
HOMEWOOD, Laurence GeorgeGreen3267.4%
POTTER, GaryLiberal Democrat90420.6%

Labour win.

Brede Valley & Marsham

Rother District Council

People eligible to vote: 7,038. Turnout: 71.9%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
MAYNARD, Carl RaymondConservative2,78955.1%
SMITH, John AllisonLiberal Democrat1,42328.1%
WALLER, David MartinLabour84616.7%

Conservative win.

Buxted Maresfield

Wealden District Council

People eligible to vote: 8,152. Turnout: 70.1%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
BARNACLE, Roy BruceLabour63211.1%
REID, Anthony GainfordConservative3,61063.2%
STEVENS, John FrederickLiberal Democrat1,47025.7%

Conservative win.

Central St. Leonards & Gensing

Hastings Borough Council

People eligible to vote: 8,628. Turnout: 45.3%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
BING, Keith CharlesConservative1,10928.4%
CAREY-STUART, David CecilGreen3599.2%
MODLINGER, Evelyn MaryLiberal Democrat89422.9%
WEBB, Trevor EdwardLabour1,54739.6%

Labour win.

People eligible to vote: 8,979. Turnout: 71.8%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
BURKE, Gavin ChristopherLiberal Democrat2,35136.5%
HAMBLY, Peter StephenLabour4737.3%
SERRECCHIA, Lorraine EliseGreen4086.3%
STROUDE, Margaret ChristinaConservative3,21749.9%

Conservative win.

People eligible to vote: 31,748. Turnout: 60.5%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
CLARK, Carolyn Jane HuntingtonLiberal Democrat2,61813.6%
CLEGG, Brendan RobertLabour1,2096.3%
HALE, SarahGreen8414.4%
LYON, Hilary GraceLiberal Democrat2,31712.1%
MCCARTHY, Jean ValerieLabour1,1325.9%
MCKIRGAN, Ian DavidsonIndependent1,2056.3%
SCOTT, Paul DenzilIndependent1,0985.7%
STOCKS, Colin GeoffreyGreen5863%
STOGDON, RichardConservative4,30722.4%
TIDY, Sylvia MaryConservative3,90420.3%

Conservative win (two seats).

People eligible to vote: 7,848. Turnout: 55.2%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
GOUDE, Richard HuntleyLabour50911.7%
GRAHAM, Kenneth Eric JohnConservative1,07424.8%
GROSS, Clive DanielGreen2315.3%
HEALY, Beryl AnneLiberal Democrat2,39555.3%
RICHARDSON, Leonard RoyUK Independence1252.9%

Liberal Democrat win.

People eligible to vote: 8,681. Turnout: 68.9%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
GRAHAM, Linda AnnLiberal Democrat1,56826.2%
JONAS, David MichaelGreen87514.6%
LE VAY, Sonja JohanneLabour5599.4%
WHETSTONE, Francis William JohnConservative2,97549.8%

Conservative win.

Framfield & Horam

Wealden District Council

People eligible to vote: 8,212. Turnout: 69.1%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
DOWLING, Christopher DavidConservative3,07054.1%
HARKER, Michael JamesLiberal Democrat1,57627.8%
RIDDLE, Keith AlanUK Independence3345.9%
SMITH, Ian BaxterLabour69112.2%

Conservative win.

Hailsham & Herstmonceux

Wealden District Council

People eligible to vote: 33,190. Turnout: 56.7%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
BENTLEY, William AlbertConservative4,55824.2%
COCK, Brian JamesLiberal Democrat3,22817.1%
JORDAN, Laura LouiseLabour1,7399.2%
JORDAN, Steven RandallLabour1,5318.1%
KEELEY, Laurence VictorUK Independence1,0285.5%
THOMAS, John RogerConservative3,60719.2%
WHITE, David GeorgeLiberal Democrat3,13916.7%

Conservative win (two seats).

People eligible to vote: 7,171. Turnout: 58.4%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
ABELLA, EdwardConservative85120.3%
DALTON, LeslieGreen1924.6%
RING, Nora AnnLabour69516.6%
WOODALLL, Olive Marion MaryLiberal Democrat2,45258.5%

Liberal Democrat win.

People eligible to vote: 7,728. Turnout: 67.2%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
KIERNAN, Elizabeth AnnLiberal Democrat2,20142.4%
SIMMONS, Rupert Alexander JamesConservative2,99257.6%

Conservative win.

Hollington & Wishing Tree

Hastings Borough Council

People eligible to vote: 7,805. Turnout: 53.3%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
MARTIN, Gladys Alice EvelynConservative1,08726.1%
PICKARD, WilfridLiberal Democrat62515%
SCOTT, Philip GeraldLabour2,24654%
YOUNG, Kevin DavidGreen2044.9%

Labour win.

People eligible to vote: 7,395. Turnout: 55.6%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
HARRIS, Jon PaulLiberal Democrat2,21853.9%
NOLAN, James JosephLabour53813.1%
QUARRINGTON, Christine MayGreen1613.9%
ZONNEVELD, Lorraine JuneConservative1,19629.1%

Liberal Democrat win.

People eligible to vote: 8,713. Turnout: 73.3%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
MURRAY, Susan JeanGreen4026.3%
O'KEEFFE, Christina RuthIndependent2,95146.2%
SLEEPER, Elizabeth ClaireLiberal Democrat1,69926.6%
SMALL, Andrew LeslieNo description1101.7%
WARREN, Isabel AngelaConservative6309.9%
WATTS, StephenLabour5939.3%

Independent win.

Maze Hill & West St. Leonards

Hastings Borough Council

People eligible to vote: 7,764. Turnout: 56.7%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
MCLEAN, Brett ReginaldLiberal Democrat91120.7%
ROBERTS, Alan RaymondLabour1,36030.9%
TOMS, CatrionaGreen2195%
WAITE, Joy AngelaConservative1,91443.5%

Conservative win.

People eligible to vote: 7,697. Turnout: 66%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
ARNOLD, Kate ElizabethGreen2615.1%
CAMERON, Ian Peter NevilleUK Independence1362.7%
SCARD, Dennis LeslieLabour3847.6%
TAYLOR, Barry EdwardConservative3,06660.3%
TICEHURST, Margaret DianeLiberal Democrat1,23424.3%

Conservative win.

Newhaven & Ouse Valley West

Lewes District Council

People eligible to vote: 7,947. Turnout: 63.1%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
BISHOP, SianNo description54810.9%
LAMBERT, Eric WilliamLabour64212.8%
LUXFORD, Richard IrvineGreen2875.7%
ROGERS, David OwenLiberal Democrat2,36947.2%
SCANLAN, Sheryn KayConservative1,16823.3%

Liberal Democrat win.

People eligible to vote: 7,878. Turnout: 71.3%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
JONES, PeterConservative2,78949.7%
MALONEY, Annette RaeLabour60510.8%
PROCHAK, Susan MyfanwyLiberal Democrat2,22139.6%

Conservative win.

Old Hastings & Tressell

Hastings Borough Council

People eligible to vote: 7,761. Turnout: 55.6%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
KEEN, Terence RobertConservative1,07424.9%
KRAMER, JayLabour1,75040.6%
POORUN, Sura SundariGreen2836.6%
STEVENS, Richard DavidLiberal Democrat1,20628%

Labour win.

People eligible to vote: 8,008. Turnout: 72.9%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
AKERS, Colin CharlesLabour3606.2%
CUSSONS, Ronald GeorgeConservative2,18837.5%
SKILTON, MauriceLiberal Democrat2,92150.1%
VONDERDELL, Zoe VictoriaGreen3656.3%

Liberal Democrat win.

Ouse Valley East

Lewes District Council

People eligible to vote: 7,536. Turnout: 69.1%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
CHATWIN, Christopher ReginaldIndependent3637%
OST, Thomas Patrick ArthurLiberal Democrat2,42746.6%
RAPLEY, Keith JosephGreen1573%
SPICER, William JohnLabour60511.6%
YELDON, Graham GeraldConservative1,65831.8%

Liberal Democrat win.

Peacehaven & Telscombe Towns

Lewes District Council

People eligible to vote: 31,964. Turnout: 58.3%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
BROOME REED, Patricia AnnGreen6133.3%
CARDEN, John ErnestLabour2,55413.7%
HOWSON, Philip AnthonyConservative3,78220.3%
LEE, Elizabeth WallaceLiberal Democrat2,39012.8%
LIVINGS, JohnConservative3,93921.1%
PEPPER, Marina AugustaLiberal Democrat2,62014.1%
SERRECCHIA, Luisa MaddalenaGreen4932.6%
WOOD, Lorrel FlorenceLabour2,24912.1%

Conservative win (two seats).

Pevensey & Westham

Wealden District Council

People eligible to vote: 7,274. Turnout: 65.5%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
DEWICK, Cynthia ElizabethLiberal Democrat1,55332.6%
VINCENT, John LeslieConservative2,37449.9%
WALKER, RobertLabour83417.5%

Conservative win.

Pevensey & Westham by-election

Wealden District Council

People eligible to vote: 7,274. Turnout: 25.6%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
DEWICK, Cynthia Elizabeth (commonly known as Kay)Liberal Democrat40621.8%
RADFORD-KIRBY, Simon GerardConservative1,29369.4%
WALKER, RobertLabour1477.9%

Conservative win.

Polegate, Willingdon & East Dean

Wealden District Council

People eligible to vote: 28,010. Turnout: 62.4%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
CORNWALL, Malcolm GeorgeLabour8975.1%
MARTIN, RoyLiberal Democrat4,73927.1%
SHING, Stephen Sai HungLiberal Democrat4,62126.4%
WALLIS, Anthony PeterConservative3,55820.4%
WHITMORE, Margaret ElizabethConservative3,66421%

Liberal Democrat win (two seats).

People eligible to vote: 7,752. Turnout: 69.7%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
ALDERTON, Kenneth StanleyUK Independence1983.7%
FALKNER, Martin JohnLabour5019.3%
MOORE, Kevin LeslieGreen1713.2%
TUNWELL, Michael ElliottConservative2,81652.1%
WATKINS, Andrew Christopher JohnLiberal Democrat1,71731.8%

Conservative win.

Ringmer & Lewes Bridge

Lewes District Council

People eligible to vote: 8,601. Turnout: 69.9%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
ANDERSON, Simon StuartGreen83113.8%
SAWYER, Anne LouiseLabour73412.2%
ST. PIERRE, Rosalyn MaryLiberal Democrat2,59743.2%
WILSON, Ian PattersonConservative1,85230.8%

Liberal Democrat win.

Rother North West

Rother District Council

People eligible to vote: 7,048. Turnout: 68.7%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
BARNES, Anthony John LaneConservative2,72456.3%
HEARN, George Edward StanleyLiberal Democrat2,11643.7%

Conservative win.

Rye & Eastern Rother

Rother District Council

People eligible to vote: 6,895. Turnout: 68.7%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
GLAZIER, Keith JohnConservative2,18246%
HOLMES, Sonia IreneLiberal Democrat1,25326.4%
LYUS, GeoffreyLabour1,30427.5%

Conservative win.

Seaford Blatchington

Lewes District Council

People eligible to vote: 7,514. Turnout: 66.8%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
FREEMAN, Jon HarrisLiberal Democrat2,45048.8%
MCGILLIGAN, Nicola AnnGreen2565.1%
PETERSON, Julian ChristopherConservative1,57931.5%
RENSON, Helen AnnLabour4939.8%
SHEPPARD, Linda Sylvia MaritaNo description2404.8%

Liberal Democrat win.

People eligible to vote: 7,415. Turnout: 71.1%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
HOPPER, Trevor HughLabour4718.9%
MURPHY, Michael John WilliamConservative2,33144.2%
MURRAY, RogerGreen2604.9%
TAYLOR, Ralph PhilipLiberal Democrat2,20941.9%

Conservative win.

People eligible to vote: 7,546. Turnout: 60.3%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
ELKIN, David WalterConservative2,22048.8%
MCCARTHY, JocelynGreen3207%
SALSBURY, Margaret ElizabethLiberal Democrat2,00744.1%

Conservative win.

People eligible to vote: 8,018. Turnout: 66%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
CULSHAW, Ian DerekLabour4678.8%
JONES, BrianConservative1,52028.7%
NORRIS, Hugh JamesGreen2234.2%
TUTT, David OwenLiberal Democrat3,08058.2%

Liberal Democrat win.

St. Helens & Silverhill

Hastings Borough Council

People eligible to vote: 7,543. Turnout: 66.3%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
JACKSON, Neil PlayleUK Independence1873.7%
LOCK, Matthew RichardConservative1,90338.1%
PHILLIPS, SallyGreen2064.1%
RYCROFT, Melanie AnnLabour1,86937.4%
TERRY, Ann MonicaLiberal Democrat83516.7%

Conservative win.

People eligible to vote: 8,406. Turnout: 63%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
ASHBY, Leonard EdwardLabour91617.3%
SPARKS, Paul JohnLiberal Democrat2,47546.7%
THOMAS, Mairede ChristineConservative1,90736%

Liberal Democrat win.

People eligible to vote: 7,609. Turnout: 61.1%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
GOUDE, Elizabeth AnnLabour4429.5%
LACEY, Robert MacleodConservative2,27448.9%
NODEN, RichardLiberal Democrat1,60234.5%
STOREY-TENNANT, JohnGreen3327.1%

Conservative win.

People eligible to vote: 8,873. Turnout: 71.1%

CandidatePartyVotes% of votes
MORRIS, Adrian JamesLiberal Democrat1,55924.7%
OBBARD, Keith DavidGreen5468.6%
TIDY, Robert WalterConservative3,56456.5%
ZACHARZEWSKI, JaneLabour64410.2%

Conservative win.

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