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Elections Results May 2016

Three for three! Amazing night for the Labour team in Lancaster on 5th May!



 Lizzi Collinge for Lancaster East was elected to Lancashire County Council with 50% of the votes on a 32% turnout.

 In the city council by-elections, Oscar Tynne held John O'Gaunt ward and John Reynolds gained Carnforth and Millhead, each with over 40% of the votes on 34% turnouts.

 And Clive Grunshaw was re-elected as Police and Crime Commissioner for Lancashire with 56% of the final votes on a 29% turnout.

 Congratulations to all four!


Full Details:

Lancashire County Council - Lancaster East division

Lizzie Collinge (Lab) 1758 ; elected with 50% of votes

Tim Hamilton-Cox (Green) 1408

Robin Long (LD) 231

Steve Metcalfe (TUSC) 60

Spoilt 49.   Votes cast 3606, turnout 32%

Lancaster City Council - John O'Gaunt ward

Kieran Cooke (Con) 221

Bethany Frost (LD) 85

Niall Semple (UKIP) 112

Paul Stubbins (Green) 650

Oscar Thynne (Lab) 857 ; elected with 44% of votes

Spoilt 16.   Votes cast 1941, turnout 34%

Lancaster City Council - Carnforth & Millhead ward

John Bassinder (Con) 671

Phil Dunster (LD) 74

Robert Gillespie (UKIP) 134

John Reynolds (Lab) 702 ; elected with 43% of votes

Cait Sinclair (Green) 49

Spoilt 7.  Votes cast 1637, turnout 34%

Police and Crime Commissioner for Lancashire                                                

                                        First Count      Second Count

James Barker     (UKIP)   49,987  

Clive Grunshaw                (Lab)      132,261      152,714

Andy Pratt          (Con)     96,746        118,941

Graham Roach  (LD)        23,164  

Spoilt papers 9,697. Turnout 29%             



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