County Council Election
4 May 2017

The County Council Election took place on Thursday 4 May 2017. 

Overall Turnout - 33.86%

Election Results

Candidates marked with an (E) have been elected.

Eccleshall County Division

Candidate Description  No of Votes
Elected (E)
 
ELPHICK Ann Kathryn The Green Party Candidate  235
GREGORY Catherine Labour Party  562
PERT Jeremy Michael Conservative Party Candidate  2642 (E)
WHITFIELD Edward Henry  UK Independence Party (UKIP)   175
Turnout 34.55%

Total number of rejected ballot papers - 13

Gnosall and Doxey County Division

Candidate  Description  No of Votes
Elected (E)
 
DRAPER Rowan James Labour Party  845
PEARCE Tony The Green Party Candidate  451
WINNINGTON Mark James  The Conservative Party Candidate   3065 (E)
Turnout 35.94%

Total number of rejected ballot papers - 13

Stafford Central County Division

Candidate Description  No of Votes
Elected (E)
 
COMPTON Maureen Rosalind  The Labour Party Candidate  1451 (E)
HOLLINSHEAD Sharon  The Green Party Candidate  149
JENNINGS Mary Elizabeth The Conservative Party Candidate  1165
KEMP Richard Lewis  Liberal Democrats  187
WILLIAMS Paul Graham UK Independence Party (UKIP)  187
  Turnout 27.96%

Total number of rejected ballot papers - 9

Stafford North County Division

Candidate Description  No of Votes
Elected (E) 
HOLLINSHEAD Ian  The Green Party Candidate  524
PRICE Jonathan Keith  The Conservative Party Candidate  1417 (E)
SMALL Geoff  Stafford Hospital Referendum  322
SMITH Raymond Kelvin  UK Independence Party (UKIP)  164
THORLEY Julian  Labour and Cooperative Party  1023
  Turnout  33.74%

Total number of rejected ballot papers - 3

Stafford South East County Division

Candidate Description  No of Votes
Elected (E) 
CLIFF Andrew Graham  Liberal Democrats  304
EDGELLER Ann Patricia  The Conservative Party Candidate  2537 (E)
NIXON Louise  Labour Party  1045
SHONE Mike  The Green Party Candidate  125
STANFIELD William Brian  UK Independence Party (UKIP)  163
  Turnout 37.42%

Total number of rejected ballot papers - 9

Stafford Trent Valley County Division

Candidate Description  No of Votes
Elected (E) 
FISHER Trevor Lane  Labour Party  702
FRANCIS John Stuart  The Conservative Party Candidate  2573 (E)
MOSLEY John Ewart  UK Independence Party (UKIP)  241
OLIVER Mark David The Green Party Candidate  340
  Turnout  36.39%

Total number of rejected ballot papers - 13

Stafford West County Division 

Candidate Description  No of Votes
Elected (E) 
HOLLINSHEAD Toby James  The Green Party Candidate  189
ROWLANDS Trish  Labour and Co-operative Party  1463
STONES Ellis James Robert  UK Independence Party (UKIP)  206
TROWBRIDGE Carolyn Velma The Conservative Party Candidate  1635 (E)
  Turnout  30.19%

Total number of rejected ballot papers - 16

Stone Rural County Division

Candidate Description  No of Votes
Elected (E) 
GREEN Mark Leslie    273
LATHAM Pete  The Green Party Candidate  248
PARRY Ian Michael  The Conservative Party Candidate  2546 (E)
SIDLEY Richard Kirkup  Labour Party  679
  Turnout  33.42%

Total number of rejected ballot papers - 7

Stone Urban County Division

Candidate Description  No of Votes
Elected (E) 
CHURCH Andrew Stuart Cunningham  Labour Party  550
HARRIS Thomas Roger The Green Party Candidate  98
HOOD Jill   1694 (E)
ILLSLEY Andrew Ettore  UK Independence Party (UKIP)  227
JONES Philip Ezra The Conservative Party Candidate  1333
  Turnout 35.32%

Total number of rejected ballot papers - 8


Election Information

 


  • Notice of Election (pdf 10kb)

  • Register to vote

  • How to vote (voting by proxy, post or in person)
    If you wish to apply for a Postal Vote it is important that you contact the Elections Office on 01785 619424 as soon as possible. The date the Postal Votes are dispatched varies from election to election and if you are applying for a Postal Vote because you are going away, we strongly advise you to contact the office to clarify dates.

  • Polling Station Changes:

    • Electors living in Fradswell will return to Fradswell Village Hall, ST18 0EY, to vote.
    • Electors who previously voted at St Michael's First School, Weavers Lane, will now vote at Stone Cricket Club, Priory Road, Stone ST15 8NN.




Electoral Commission Videos

Myth or Fact?

The Electoral Commission has created a series of four videos that tackle some of the common misconceptions about registering to vote.  You can view these four videos via YouTube.

Contact
Tel: 01785 619424
Fax: 01785 619119
Email: elections@staffordbc.gov.uk
Related pages
Electoral Services
Related links
Electoral Commission
Related documents
Previous County Council Election Results (pdf 76kb)
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