Parish Council Election Results

Parish Council

Thursday, 2 May 2019

Arranged by the Elections Office at North West Leicestershire District Council offices

Whitwick – Broom Leys ward

Barker, Anthony – Labour – 122 (ELECTED)
Lynch, Moira Elizabeth – Liberal Democrats – 110
Woodward, Keith – No party – 112
Wyatt, Michael – Liberal Democrats – 214 (ELECTED)

Whitwick – Hermitage ward

Gillard, Stuart – Conservative – 245 (ELECTED)
Oldham, Terry – Independent – 223 (ELECTED)
Pulford, Timothy – Independent – 205
Straw, Jo – Founder member of Whitwick Action Group – 314 (ELECTED)

Whitwick – Holly Hayes ward

Vacancy – to be filled by co-option – contact Parish Manager for details
Collins, Lisa – Conservative – ELECTED UNOPPOSED
Gillard, Anthony – Conservative – ELECTED UNOPPOSED
There was not be an election in this Ward where only two candidates stood for the three seats leaving one unfilled vacancy.

Whitwick – Thornborough ward

Everitt, Dave – No party – 226
Gillard, Louise – Conservative – 373 (ELECTED)
Moult, Peter – No Party – 252 (ELECTED)
Spence, Paul Regan Michael – Conservative – 224
Woodward, Ray – No Party – 392 (ELECTED)

STATEMENTS OF PERSONS NOMINATED

Broom Leys Ward

Four candidates are contesting two seats

Hermitage Ward

Four candidates are contesting three seats

Thornborough Ward

Five candidates are contesting three seats

Holly Hayes Ward

There will not be an election in this Ward where only two candidates have stood for the three seats leaving one unfilled vacancy.

Election Drop In Evening was held at Park Hall, Whitwick Park on the evening of Thursday 7 March.  An opportunity was given for an informal chat with some of the existing Parish Councillors and the Parish Manager and information made available. 

Previous Elections – 7 May 2015

Whitwick – Broom Leys ward

Barker, Anthony – Labour – 279 (ELECTED)
Bowler, Lesley – Liberal Democrats – 223 (ELECTED)
Sidden, David – UKIP – 213
Wyatt, Michael – Liberal Democrats – 217
Turnout: 74.85%

Whitwick – Hermitage ward

Howe, Derek – Labour – 553 (ELECTED)
Moult Peter – Labour – 443
Pulford, Timothy (Landscape gardener) – 509 (ELECTED)
Straw, Amanda (Founder member of Whitwick Action Group) – 657 (ELECTED)
Turnout: 66.45%

Whitwick – Holly Hayes ward

Colledge, Susan – Founder member of the Whitwick Action Group – 558 (ELECTED)
Gillard, Anthony – Conservative – 669 (ELECTED)
Spence, Leon – Labour – 535 (ELECTED)
Wyatt, Barry – Liberal Democrats – 156
Turnout: 71.43%

STATEMENTS OF PERSONS NOMINATED

Broom Leys Ward

Four candidates were contesting two seats

Hermitage Ward

Four candidates were contesting three seats

Holly Hayes Ward

Four candidates were contesting three seats

Thornborough Ward

There will not be an election in this Ward where only two candidates have stood for the three seats leaving one unfilled vacancy.