East Sussex County Council elections

Last updated

East Sussex County Council in England is elected every four years.

Contents

Political control

Party in controlYears
Conservative 1973–1985
No overall control 1985–1989
Conservative 1989–1993
No overall control 1993–2001
Conservative 2001–2013
No overall control 2013–2017
Conservative 2017–present

Leadership

The leaders of the council since 1999 have been: [1]

CouncillorPartyFromTo
David Rogers Liberal Democrats 199919 Jun 2001
Peter Jones Conservative 19 Jun 20015 May 2013
Keith Glazier Conservative 21 May 2013

Council elections

County result maps

By-election results

1989-1993

Brighton Kingscliff By-Election 17 December 1992
PartyCandidateVotes%±%
Conservative Simon Radford-Kirby 99049.0
Labour John Stevens92345.7
Liberal Democrats Martin Jones1085.3
Majority673.3
Turnout 2,021
Conservative gain from Labour Swing

1993-1997

Cavendish By-Election 20 June 1996
PartyCandidateVotes%±%
Liberal Democrats 1,19858.9
Conservative 53026.1
Labour 30515.0
Majority66832.8
Turnout 2,03324.4
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

1997-2001

Hollington & Ashdown By-Election 13 November 1997
PartyCandidateVotes%±%
Labour 79853.4+15.4
Conservative 35824.0-4.3
Liberal Democrats 33722.6-11.1
Majority44029.4
Turnout 1,49315.5
Labour hold Swing
Broomgrove & Ore By-Election 7 May 1998
PartyCandidateVotes%±%
Labour 88559.5+15.7
Liberal Democrats 34323.1-6.9
Conservative 25917.4-5.5
Majority54236.4
Turnout 1,487
Labour hold Swing
Hellingly By-Election 6 May 1999
PartyCandidateVotes%±%
Liberal Democrats 1,78654.8+12.5
Conservative 1,47645.2+2.1
Majority3109.6
Turnout 3,262
Liberal Democrats gain from Conservative Swing
Peacehaven By-Election 21 October 1999
PartyCandidateVotes%±%
Conservative 1,02743.9+5.4
Labour 77333.0+1.2
Liberal Democrats 54223.1-6.5
Majority25410.9
Turnout 2,34222.7
Conservative hold Swing

2001-2005

Bexhill East By-Election 9 September 2004
PartyCandidateVotes%±%
Conservative Martin Kenward1,11761.6+19.6
Liberal Democrats 69538.4+14.7
Majority42223.2
Turnout 1,81223.7
Conservative hold Swing

2005-2009

Pevensey & Westham By-Election 29 September 2005 [3]
PartyCandidateVotes%±%
Conservative Simon Radford-Kirby 1,29370.0+20.1
Liberal Democrats Cynthia Dewick40622.0-10.6
Labour Robert Walker1478.0-9.5
Majority88748.0
Turnout 1,84625.7
Conservative hold Swing +15.4%
Bexhill King Offa By-Election 12 June 2008 [4]
PartyCandidateVotes%±%
Conservative Michael Ensor2,82562.3+23.1
Liberal Democrats John Kemp1,19126.3-4.3
Labour Timothy Macpherson51811.4-18.8
Majority1,63436.0
Turnout 4,53425.0
Conservative hold Swing

Related Research Articles

Crawley Town and borough in West Sussex, England

Crawley is a large town and borough in West Sussex, England. It is 28 miles (45 km) south of London, 18 miles (29 km) north of Brighton and Hove, and 32 miles (51 km) north-east of the county town of Chichester. Crawley covers an area of 17.36 square miles (44.96 km2) and had a population of 106,597 at the time of the 2011 Census.

Polegate Town in East Sussex, England

Polegate is a town and civil parish in the Wealden District of East Sussex, England, United Kingdom. It is located five miles (8 km) north of the seaside resort of Eastbourne and is part of the greater area of that town. Although once a railway settlement, its rail links were closed as part of the Beeching cuts. The 2011 census put the civil parish of Polegate at a population of 8,586, with 41.2% aged 65 and over.

South East England (European Parliament constituency) Constituency of the European Parliament

South East England was a constituency of the European Parliament. It elected 10 Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) using the D'Hondt method of party-list proportional representation until the UK exit from the European Union on 31 January 2020.

Arun District Council in West Sussex, England is elected every four years. Since the last boundary changes in 2015, 54 councillors have been elected from 23 wards.

Half of Adur District Council in West Sussex, England is elected every two years. Until 2003, the council was elected by thirds. Since the last boundary changes in 2004, 29 councillors have been elected from 14 wards.

Brighton and Hove City Council is a unitary authority in East Sussex, England. It was created as Brighton and Hove Borough Council on 1 April 1997 replacing Brighton and Hove Borough Councils. It was granted city status in 2001.

Cambridgeshire County Council is elected every four years using the first past the post system of election. As of 2021 the council consists of 61 council seats, representing 60 electoral divisions. The Conservative Party is currently the largest party bloc on the council.

For other Suffolk County location elections see, Suffolk County (disambiguation)

West Sussex County Council in England is elected every four years.

Hertfordshire County Council in England is elected every four years. Since the last boundary changes, that took effect for the 2001 election, 77 councillors are elected for single member districts.

Essex County Council in England is elected every four years. Since the last boundary changes in 2005, 75 councillors are elected from 70 wards.

One third of Tunbridge Wells Borough Council in Kent, England, is elected each year, followed by one year without election. Since the last boundary changes in 2002, 48 councillors have been elected from 20 wards.

East Sussex County Council

East Sussex County Council is the local authority for the non-metropolitan county of East Sussex.

Shropshire Council is elected in full every four years.

Haywards Heath East (electoral division)

Haywards Heath East is an electoral division of West Sussex in the United Kingdom, and returns one member to sit on West Sussex County Council.

Imberdown (electoral division)

Imberdown is an electoral division of West Sussex in the United Kingdom, and returns one member to sit on West Sussex County Council.

Littlehampton East (electoral division)

Littlehampton East is an electoral division of West Sussex in the United Kingdom and returns one member to sit on West Sussex County Council.

Rustington (electoral division)

Rustington is an electoral division of West Sussex in England and returns one member to sit on West Sussex County Council.

Warnham & Rusper (electoral division)

Warnham & Rusper is an electoral division of West Sussex in the United Kingdom and returns one member to sit on West Sussex County Council. The current County Councillor, Mick Hodgson, is also Vice-Chairman of West Sussex County Council.

New Jerseys 24th legislative district American legislative district

New Jersey's 24th Legislative District is one of 40 in the New Jersey Legislature. As of the 2011 apportionment, the district includes the Morris County municipality of Mount Olive Township; the Sussex County municipalities of Andover Borough, Andover Township, Branchville, Byram Township, Frankford Township, Franklin, Fredon Township, Green Township, Hamburg, Hampton Township, Hardyston Township, Hopatcong, Lafayette Township, Montague Township, Newton Town, Ogdensburg, Sandyston Township, Sparta Township, Stanhope, Stillwater Township, Sussex, Vernon Township, Walpack Township and Wantage Township; and the Warren County municipalities of Allamuchy Township, Belvidere Town, Blairstown Township, Frelinghuysen Township, Hardwick Township, Hope Township, Independence Township, Knowlton Township, Liberty Township, Oxford Township and White Township.

References

  1. "Council minutes". East Sussex County Council. Retrieved 23 July 2022.
  2. "Local election results: East Sussex". BBC News Online . Retrieved 31 August 2009.
  3. "Pevensey & Westham Electoral Division" (PDF). Wealden District Council. Archived from the original (PDF) on 27 October 2007. Retrieved 31 August 2009.
  4. "Declaration of Result of Poll 12 June 2008". Rother District Council. Retrieved 31 August 2009.