Home - Blog
Home >> Elections >> Local By-Elections >> Lyme Regis and Charmouth By-Election 2017

Lyme Regis and Charmouth by-election, 2017

Independent gain from Conservative

A by-election was held for the Lyme Regis and Charmouth ward of West Dorset District Council on 14 September 2017 following the resignation of Conservative Cllr Daryl Whane Turner.

Cheryl Lesley Reynolds gained the seat as an Independent.

Result

Reynolds
52.3%
Conservative
33.3%
Labour
14.4%

PartyCandidate Votes%Change
IndependentCheryl Lesley Reynolds 62252.3%n/a
ConservativePaul Ronald Oatway 39633.3%-14.0%
LabourBelinda Bawden 17114.4%n/a
Turnout: 28.9% (-43.4%)   -   Valid votes: 1,189   -   Invalid votes: 0
Majority: 226 (19.0%)   -   Swing: not applicable


2015 Result (2 seats)

Conservative
47.3%
Liberal Democrats
26.9%
Green
19.5%
Miller
6.3%

PartyCandidate Votes%
ConservativeGeorge Jacob Symonds 1,47047.3%
ConservativeDaryl Whane Turner 1,461
Liberal DemocratsJanice Ruth Gale 83626.9%
GreenMatthew Daniel Holborow 60619.5%
Liberal DemocratsStephen William Trevethan 551
IndependentStephen Leonard Miller 1966.3%
Turnout: 72.3%   -   Valid votes: 2,921   -   Invalid votes: 47
Majority: 625 (20.1%)


Comments
comments powered by Disqus
Creative Commons License