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Claygate Ditton Representation Weybridge

Lib Dems Buck Trend

Elmbridge Lib Dems have bucked the national trend with very strong holds in the two Elmbridge Borough Council wards where Lib Dem councillors were up for re-election  -Shweta Kapadia in Long Ditton and Mary Marshall in Claygate.

Both Lib Dem councillors increased their lead over their second-placed contenders.

The Lib Dem wards had the highest turnout in the borough at 46%.

More locally, Sue Bohane maintained herself as the challenger to the Conservatives in Weybridge South.

Elmbridge remains a Conservative administration.

Claygate
Electorate:                      5,444
Total Votes Cast:           2,491
Turnout:                        45.76%

COLLIGNON, Bernard Michael    UKIP                                 239    10%
MARSHALL, Mary                       Liberal Democrats       1276    52%    Elected
SUGDEN, Mark                            Conservative                    956     39%

Long Ditton
Electorate:                     4,658
Total Votes Cast:           2,131
Turnout:                       45.75%

CUNNINGHAM, Susannah          UKIP                                259    12%
FOX, Martin                                 Conservative                   602    28%
HUGHES, Roger                         Labour                             158      7%
KAPADIA, Shweta                     Liberal Democrats      1105     52%  Elected

Weybridge South
Electorate:                   3,360
Total Votes Cast:        1,169
Turnout:                       34.79%

BOHANE, Susan                      Liberal Democrats        231     20%
CUNNINGHAM, Redvers Paul   UKIP                                178     15%
JONES, Elinor Mair                   Labour                              102       9%
KNIGHT, Richard Albert            Conservative                    646     56%       Elected

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