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FINAL RESULTS - Worcestershire County Council Elections - Clean sweep for Conservatives in Droitwich divisions

Tristan Harris 7th May, 2021 Updated: 7th May, 2021

THE FIRST results from the Droitwich divisions have been declared at the Worcestershire County Council Election Count.

 

Droitwich East

In Droitwich East, Conservative Bob Brookes has held onto his seat with a massive 1,657 majority over fellow town councillor, Labour’s Alan Humphries.

The tallies among the rest of the candidates were pretty even with just 38 votes separating the second-placed candidate and the Liberal Democrats’ Paul Wiseman. Full result below.

Result

Bob Brookes – Conservative Party – 2,035 (ELECTED)

Neil Franks – Green Party – 360

Alan Humphries – Labour Party – 378

Paul Wiseman – Liberal Democrats – 340

 

Droitwich West

Next to declare was Droitwich West and an equally pleasing result for the Tories – Richard Morris held onto his seat with more than double the second placed candidate – Labour’s Anthony Kelly.

Result

Anthony Kelly – Labour Party – 622

Richard Morris – Conservative Party – 1,386 (ELECTED)

Chas Murray – Liberal Democrats – 211

 

Bowbrook

Bowbrook made it three out of three for the Conservatives with Marc Bayliss polling 1,968 of the 3,354 votes cast (58.67 per cent). Second was Liberal Democrat stalwart Margaret Rowley.

Result

Marc Leslie Bayliss – Conservative Party – 1,968 (ELECTED)

Christopher Edmondson – Reform UK – 140

Alex Stuart Knudson – Labour Party – 445

Margaret Rowley – Liberal Democrats – 801

 

Ombersley

Ombersley stays blue – and by quite a margin – Tony Miller holds his seat, polling 2,114 – that gives him a 1,782 majority over Val Humphries.

Result

Sue Howarth – Green Party – 297

Val Humphries – Labour Party – 322

Tony Miller – Conservative Party – 2,114 – ELECTED

Sebastian Parsons – Liberal Democrats – 202

 

FINAL SCORES (DROITWICH DIVISIONS)

CON – 4, LAB – 0, LIB DEM – 0, REF UK – 0

 

Overall make up of Worcestershire County CouncilĀ 

Conservative 45 (+5), LabourĀ  3 (-7), Liberal Democrat 4 (+1) Green 3 (+1) Independent 2 (=)

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