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Durham County and Parish 4 May 2017 election results


See below the results by division for Durham County Election of County Councillors.

Our election results are now available to download - Declaration of results - County Council elections 4 May 2017 (PDF, 578kb).

Our parish council results are being counted on 6 May. Keep up to date on our parish election results page.

Annfield Plain

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BELL, ChristineDerwentside Independents666
CARMICHAEL, DougLabour Party795
FERNANDEZ, Nicky ReeceThe Conservative Party Candidate227
NICHOLSON, JoanDerwentside Independents871 Elected
STEPHENSON, Jeanette TeresaLabour Party812 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to2
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty8
(E) Rejected in part0
Total10

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 5875, Ballot Papers Issued: 1843, Turnout: 31.37%


Aycliffe East

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
ATKINSON, JimLabour Party707 Elected
BLENKINSOPP, BillIndependent498
DUFFY, ChristineThe Conservative Party Candidate347
GRANT, John WilliamUK Independence Party (UKIP)254
HAIGH, Brian 179
HANKS, Helen LouiseThe Green Party Candidate84
IVESON, Sarah JaneLabour Party670 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to2
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty5
(E) Rejected in part0
Total7

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6332, Ballot Papers Issued: 1643, Turnout: 25.95%


Aycliffe North and Middridge

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BOWMAN, DorothyIndependent573
CLARE, John DuncanLabour Party863 Elected
DIXON, MikeLabour Party675
DURHAM, Scott WilliamThe Conservative Party Candidate868 Elected
GRAY, JoanLabour Party754
HAIGH, Sandra 187
HEWITSON, IreneIndependent279
HOWELL, PaulThe Conservative Party Candidate846 Elected
SYMONS, PaulIndependent213
SYMONS, Sally AnnmarieIndependent151

 * If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to13
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty9
(E) Rejected in part0
Total22

Vacant Seats: 3, Electorate: 8044, Ballot Papers Issued: 2216, Turnout: 27.5%


Aycliffe West

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
ADAM, Edward MontgomeryLabour Party570 Elected
CHANDRAN, Arun MohanIndependent276
GRAY, George CoulsonIndependent416
HOPPER, Catherine MaryLabour Party519 Elected
ROBSON, KenIndependent437
SWAN, Marney JaneThe Conservative Party Candidate229

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to4
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty3
(E) Rejected in part0
Total7

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 5509, Ballot Papers Issued: 1413, Turnout: 25.64%


Barnard Castle East

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
KELSEY, Christopher MarkLabour Party644
RICHARDSON, George MorlandConservative Party Candidate1292 Elected
ROBINSON, Thom 478
ROWELL, Emma LouiseLabour Party752
ROWLANDSON, James MichaelConservative Party Candidate1389 Elected

 * If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to1
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty12
(E) Rejected in part0
Total13

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6657, Ballot Papers Issued: 2483, Turnout: 37.3%


Barnard Castle West

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BELL, Richard AndrewConservative Party Candidate1837 Elected
HENDERSON, TedConservative Party Candidate1576 Elected
ROCHE, Francis WilliamLabour party616
SMITH, GeorgeLabour party483

 * If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to1
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty11
(E) Rejected in part0
Total12

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6437, Ballot Papers Issued: 2435, Turnout: 37.8%


Belmont

Name of Candidate

Description (if any)

Number of votes*

BEWICK, Liam JohnConservative and Unionist Party841
CORRIGAN, Katie MarieLabour and Co-operative Party1497 Elected
FINLEY, Paul ThomasLabour and Co-operative Party1292
KELSEY, IanIndependent385
MAVIN, Eric StuartLiberal Democrat1604 Elected
MAVIN, LesleyLiberal Democrat1472 Elected
MCADAM, Roger MichaelThe Green Party Candidate342
TURNER, ChrisLabour and Co-operative Party1111
WALKER, Arthur CliffordIndependent720
WHITE, Stephen CharlesLiberal Democrat1149

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to8
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty6
(E) Rejected in part0
Total14

Vacant Seats: 3, Electorate: 10288, Ballot Papers Issued: 3873, Turnout: 37.6%


Benfieldside

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
ENGLISH, Claire NicoleLiberal Democrats245
ENGLISH, Natalie HelenLiberal Democrats191
KINCH, DavidThe Conservative Party Candidate341
OLIVER, PeterDerwentside Independents1023 Elected
PEAK, Sylvia RaeLabour Party567
ROBINSON, StephenDerwentside Independents1161 Elected
WOOD, Steven JohnLabour Party632

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to0
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty3
(E) Rejected in part0
Total3

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6418, Ballot Papers Issued: 2266, Turnout: 35.31%


Bishop Auckland Town

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
ALLEN, JoyLabour Party640 Elected
BAINBRIDGE, Aaron JoshuaThe Conservative Party Candidate498
BRYSON, NigelLabour Party483
CHILD, Patricia AnnThe Conservative Party Candidate387
DAVISON, Daniel ChristopherThe Green Party Candidate164
NEILSON, BillyIndependent283
ZAIR, Lesley GwynethIndependent419
ZAIR, SamIndependent692 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to11
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty4
(E) Rejected in part0
Total15

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 5999, Ballot Papers Issued: 1915, Turnout: 31.92%


Bishop Middleham and Cornforth

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BRETT, Deane MichelleIndependent209
CRATHORNE, PaulineLabour Party351 Elected
EVANS, David BarryThe Conservative Party Candidate212

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to1
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty6
(E) Rejected in part0
Total7

Vacant Seats: 1, Electorate: 2876, Ballot Papers Issued: 779, Turnout: 27.1%


Blackhalls

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
CRUTE, RobLabour Party1115 Elected
EATON, TomThe Conservative Party Candidate412
FRANKLIN, SteveThe North East Party259
POUNDER, LynnLabour Party1041 Elected
ROBINSON, Jamie Michael StuartThe North East Party240

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to2
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty4
(E) Rejected in part0
Total6

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6176, Ballot Papers Issued: 1742, Turnout: 28.2%


Brandon

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BOOTH, Valerie AnneThe Conservative Party Candidate464
JACKSON, Denis EdwinLiberal Democrat368
TAYLOR, PaulLabour Party1339 Elected
TURNBULL, John AlexanderLabour Party1331 Elected
WILSON, Laura HelenLiberal Democrat417

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to1
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty3
(E) Rejected in part0
Total4

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 7424, Ballot Papers Issued: 2175, Turnout: 29.3%


Burnopfield and Dipton

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
CARR, JoanneLabour Party698 Elected
HEMSLEY, RolandIndependent508
JEWELL, IvanLabour Party844 Elected
MARRS, DavidDerwentside Independents478
MINTO, BettyDerwentside Independents416
SANDELLS, Melody JaneGreen Party225
WILSON, IvyThe Conservative Party Candidate359

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to0
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty1
(E) Rejected in part0
Total1

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6204, Ballot Papers Issued: 2022, Turnout: 32.6%


Chester-le-Street East

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BAINBRIDGE, BeatriceThe Conservative Party Candidate394 ELected
EVANS, Paul LeslieIndependent175
HASWELL, Russell AmorLiberal Democrat43
MAY, Maureen DianaIndependent71
MORSE, Derek AnthonyThe Green Party Candidate181
MULLIGAN, SimonLabour Party289
RENDLE, StephenUK Independence Party (UKIP)59

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark1
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to0
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty1
(E) Rejected in part0
Total2

Vacant Seats: 1, Electorate: 3010, Ballot Papers Issued: 1214, Turnout: 40.3%


Chester-le-Street North

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
MIDDLEMASS, William NeilThe Conservative Party Candidate222
NATHAN, Philip BernardLiberal Democrat84
SMITH, Tracie JaneLabour Party678 Elected
TODD, Clare HelenIndependent270

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to0
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty0
(E) Rejected in part0
Total0

Vacant Seats: 1, Electorate: 3044, Ballot Papers Issued: 1254, Turnout: 41.2%


Chester-le-Street South

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BAINBRIDGE, AllanThe Conservative Party Candidate766 Elected
DAVIDSON, George KeithLabour Party762
HENIG, Katherine HelenLabour Party718
MAYNE, Daniel James CampbellThe Conservative Party Candidate637
MOIST, BillIndependent751
PEACOCK, Michael KeithLiberal Democrats185
SCANLON-BROWN, Liam RossLiberal Democrats233
SEXTON, Paul StephenIndependent789 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to1
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty1
(E) Rejected in part0
Total2

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 5962, Ballot Papers Issued: 2551, Turnout: 42.79%


Chester-le-Street West Central

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
ATKINSON, Mark AndrewIndependent611
GOSSAGE, Michael JohnThe Conservative Party Candidate289
HENIG, Simon AntonyLabour Party854 Elected
MARSHALL, Ewan CharlesIndependent454
MARSHALL, LindaLabour Party749 Elected
THORP, Graham RoyStanding Up For North East England369

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to0
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty2
(E) Rejected in part0
Total2

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 5907, Ballot Papers Issued: 1872, Turnout: 31.7%


Chilton

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
POTTS, ChristineLabour Party622 Elected
SANDLES, JohnThe Conservative Party Candidate291

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to2
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty8
(E) Rejected in part0
Total10

Vacant Seats: 1, Electorate: 3174, Ballot Papers Issued: 923, Turnout: 29.08%


Consett North

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BEATY, Alan MunroThe Conservative Party Candidate175
BROWN, Wendy JaneDerwentside Independents226
EARLEY, KevinLabour Party557
ECKFORD, BenjaminLabour Party345
NEALIS, MargaretLiberal Democratics570
TEMPLE, Owen LeightonLiberal Democrats1089 Elected
WATSON, AlexanderIndependent913 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to0
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty0
(E) Rejected in part0
Total0

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 5903, Ballot Papers Issued: 2161, Turnout: 36.6%


Consett South

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
GOODSON, Raymond FrederickThe Conservative Party Candidate115
HICKS, DerekDerwentside Independents395 Elected
SIMONS, Jack OwenLabour Party267

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to0
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty1
(E) Rejected in part0
Total1

Vacant Seats: 1, Electorate: 3166, Ballot Papers Issued: 779, Turnout: 24.6%


Coundon

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
KAY, CharlieLabour Party489 Elected
WATSON, Mark AnthonyThe Conservative Party Candidate146
ZAIR, Adam JulioIndependent175

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to0
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty0
(E) Rejected in part2
Total2

Vacant Seats: 1, Electorate: 3145, Ballot Papers Issued: 812, Turnout: 25.8%


Coxhoe

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BLAKEY, Jan 1325 Elected
DUNN, John StuartLabour Party1220 Elected
MCKEON, Maura ChristinaLabour Party1160 Elected
MURPHY, AnneThe Conservative Party Candidate757
PLEWS, Maria LeinaLabour Party1123
SHUTTLEWORTH, AndrewLiberal Democrat545
WALKER, Adam JosephLiberal Democrat322

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to1
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty8
(E) Rejected in part0
Total9

Vacant Seats: 3, Electorate: 9561, Ballot Papers Issued: 2861, Turnout: 29.9%


Craghead and South Moor

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
COLTMAN, Gregory Stephen DanielLiberal Democrats60
DAVINSON, MarkLabour Party874 Elected
HAMPSON, Carole AnnLabour Party831 Elected
ROLLINGS, Kenneth RichardUK Independence Party (UKIP)221
SEARGEANT, Patrick John MilesThe Conservative Party Candidate190
SMITH, KatyDerwentside Independents374
WHITWORTH, Graeme EdwardDerwentside Independents205
WILLIAMS, MartinLiberal Democrats60

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to7
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty1
(E) Rejected in part0
Total8

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 5425, Ballot Papers Issued: 1563, Turnout: 28.81%


Crook

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
COHEN, Daniel BenjaminThe Conservative Party Candidate776
ENGLISH, DavidLiberal Democrats512
JOPLING, Patricia AnnIndependent1022 Elected
HUDSPETH, Andrea JeanLabour Party913 Elected
REED, AnneIndependent1239 Elected
STANTON, Maureen BlancheLabour Party667
TOMLINSON, EddieLabour Party893

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to1
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty2
(E) Rejected in part0
Total3

Vacant Seats: 3, Electorate: 9141, Ballot Papers Issued: 2556, Turnout: 27.96%


Dawdon

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
ARTHUR, RobertSeaham Community Party710
BRACE, KathrynSeaham Community Party520
COOPER, Ben ThomasThe Conservative Party Candidate209
KENNEDY, LeanneLabour Party812 Elected
REAY, Robert JamesGreen Party117
SHAW, Kevin JosephLabour Party886 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to9
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty6
(E) Rejected in part0
Total15

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6147, Ballot Papers Issued: 1763, Turnout: 28.68%


Deerness

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BELL, DavidLabour Party1502 Elected
CHAPLOW, Jean KathleenLabour Party1533 Elected
GILMORE, Jack PatrickThe Conservative Party Candidate644
KASCH, NicholasGreen Party295
KELLEY, John JosephLiberal Democrat529
SIMPSON, Edwin HerbertLiberal Democrat426
SIMPSON, Florence DianaLiberal Democrat429
WILSON, JaniceThe Green Party461
WILSON, MarionLabour Party1340 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to16
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty17
(E) Rejected in part0
Total33

Vacant Seats: 3, Electorate: 9220, Ballot Papers Issued: 2893, Turnout: 31.3%


Delves Lane

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BROWN, JaneLabour Party776 Elected
CLARKE, Malcolm AndrewLabour Party798 Elected
MCKAY, George James RobertDerwentside Independents672
SMITH, Wendy FrancesThe Conservative Party Candidate464

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to1
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty3
(E) Rejected in part0
Total4

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6332, Ballot Papers Issued: 1165, Turnout: 26.3%


Deneside

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BELL, EdwardLabour Party777 Elected
BELL, Jennifer AnnLabour Party716 Eleccted
DUFFY, TerryThe North East Party62
GILBRAITH, ArronThe North East Party128
JACKSON, George EdwardThe Conservative Party Candidate172
MURDEN, KatieSeaham Community Party432
TAYLOR, BarrySeaham Community Party462

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to6
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty6
(E) Rejected in part0
Total12

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 5505, Ballot Papers Issued: 1468, Turnout: 26.67%


Durham South

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
LAWRIE, Richard Marshall Alexander RobertThe Conservative Party Candidate178
OLECHNOWICZ, Andrzej JanLabour Party225
STOKER, DavidLiberal Democrat351 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to0
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty2
(E) Rejected in part0
Total2

Vacant Seats: 1, Electorate: 1747, Ballot Papers Issued: 756, Turnout: 43.27%


Easington

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BOYES, David JohnLabour Party835 Elected
HOLT, Christine SusanThe Conservative Party Candidate303
MURRAY, TerryIndependent392
SURTEES, AngelaLabour Party885 Elected
WATSON, AndrewThe North East Party231

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to0
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty3
(E) Rejected in part0
Total3

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 5567, Ballot Papers Issued: 1473, Turnout: 26.5%


Elvet and Gilesgate

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BOETTCHER, Maureen St ClareLabour Party335
FREEMAN, David RobertLiberal Democrat905 Elected
GLAISTER, BenThe Conservative Party Candidate141
ORMEROD, Richard DanielLiberal Democrat923 Elected
PENSTON RAJA, JamieGreen Party149
SALISBURY, FrankLabour Party284
WYNNE, PatThe Conservative Party Candidate133

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to0
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty4
(E) Rejected in part0
Total4

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 4825, Ballot Papers Issued: 1468, Turnout: 30.42%


Esh and Witton Gilbert

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
ARMSTRONG, BarbaraLabour Party659
ARMSTRONG, JosephLabour Party644
MCGAUN, MichaelLiberal Democrat1231 Elected
SIMPSON, ArnoldLiberal Democrat1320 Elected
WHITTAKER, KathrynThe Conservative Party Candidate402

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to1
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty2
(E) Rejected in part0
Total3

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6280, Ballot Papers Issued: 2315, Turnout: 36.86%


Evenwood

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BREEZE, Alan JohnUK Independence Party (UKIP)293
BROADBENT, Heather LesleyLabour Party847 Elected
COSSLETT, James LangfordConservative Party Candidate657
HUGILL, Anthony StephenConservative Party Candidate775 Elected
TURNER, AndyLabour Party668

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to1
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty8
(E) Rejected in part0
Total9

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6296, Ballot Papers Issued: 1849, Turnout: 29.37%


Ferryhill

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
ATKINSON, CaroleLabour Party722
ATKINSON, Peter BernardLabour Party806 Elected
AVERY, Brian FrancisIndependent1127 Elected
FARRY, DavidIndependent740
HUTLEY, Douglas NeillThe Conservative Party Candidate367
LINDSAY, JohnLabour Party731
MAKEPEACE, Joe 834 Elected
WAYMAN, Laura LeighIndependent731

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to7
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty7
(E) Rejected in part0
Total14

Vacant Seats: 3, Electorate: 8093, Ballot Papers Issued: 2397, Turnout: 29.62%


Framwellgate and Newton Hall

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BONNER, AnneLabour Party768
BROMLEY, Elizabeth Helen ClaireGreen Party271
GALLAND, Clare AmyGreen Party214
GILL, DaveLabour Party892
HASSEN, RimGreen Party212
HEATH, Philip JamesThe Conservative Party Candidate658
HOPGOOD, Amanda JayneLiberal Democrat2491 Elected
MORGAN, Joshua LewisThe Conservative Party Candidate695
NELSON, SusanLabour Party687
SIMMONS, Frances MamieLiberal Democrat2286 Elected
WILKES, Mark AshleyLiberal Democrat2459 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to11
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty8
(E) Rejected in part0
Total19

Vacant Seats: 3, Electorate: 10394, Ballot Papers Issued: 4202, Turnout: 40.4%


Horden

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
CARTWRIGHT, Mary AlisonStanding Up For North East England461
CLARK, JuneLabour Party673 Elected
CURRIE, Kathleen Joan MargaretThe Conservative Party Candidate87
HAWLEY, DavidThe North East Party265
LANGAN, Doug 242
MADDISON, John PaulIndependent381
MCLEAN, IanLabour Party748 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to4
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty5
(E) Rejected in part0
Total9

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 5688, Ballot Papers Issued: 1553, Turnout: 27.3%


Lanchester

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
COAD, Richard LouisThe Conservative Party Candidate522
CONSIDINE, JudeLabour Party652 Elected
ENGLISH, KeithLiberal Democrats242
INGHAM, John GordonDerwentside Independents567
JOHNSON, OssieLabour Party937 Elected
LINDSAY, David Alexander Stephen 203
ROLFE, David AgutterLiberal Democrats161
YOUNG, RichieDerwentside Independents642

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to6
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified2
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty5
(E) Rejected in part0
Total13

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 5969, Ballot Papers Issued: 2203, Turnout: 36.9%


Leadgate and Medomsley

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
CARR, LiamLabour Party732
SHIELD, AlanDerwentside Independents1275 Elected
STELLING, WattsDerwentside Independents1426 Elected
SUMMERSON, Donna MarieLabour Party597
TAFFURELLI, Gaynor-AnneThe Conservative Party Candidate331

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to0
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty3
(E) Rejected in part0
Total3

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6693, Ballot Papers Issued: 2432, Turnout: 36.34%


Lumley

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
ANDERS, LaurenLabour Party396
BELL, AlanIndependent1079 Elected
FIELDER, GrahamThe Conservative Party Candidate339
LAVERY, Anna MarieLabour Party523
THOMPSON, DavidIndependent510
WILLIS, AudreyIndependent824 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to5
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty7
(E) Rejected in part0
Total12

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 5667, Ballot Papers Issued: 2057, Turnout: 36.3%


Murton

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BROWN, BrianUK Independence Party (UKIP)370
LEWIS, Oliver George WilliamThe Conservative Party Candidate196
MAITLAND, JoyceLabour Party836 Elected
NAPIER, AlanLabour Party983 Elected
ROBSON, Stephen GeorgeUK Independence Party (UKIP)320
YOUNG, Thomas PhilipIndependent604

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to1
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty1
(E) Rejected in part0
Total2

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 5892, Ballot Papers Issued: 1843, Turnout: 31.28%


Nevilles Cross

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
ASHFIELD, Stephen JamesIndependent158
BROWN, LizLiberal Democrat1192 Elected
EDWARDS, Owen ChristopherLabour Party274
ELMER, JonathanGreen Party lead candidate948
HALFORD, William Peter RowlesThe Conservative Party Candidate347
MATUSZEWSKI, Maciej TadeuszLabour Party272
SCOTT, Elizabeth EltonLiberal Democrat1056 Elected
SMITH, Michael Drummond MoverleyThe Conservative Party Candidate309
THIN, SarahGreen Party724

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to0
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty0
(E) Rejected in part2
Total2

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6634, Ballot Papers Issued: 2710, Turnout: 40.85%


North Lodge

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
CAHILL, Saul JosefLabour Party110
MARTIN, CraigLiberal Democrats743 Elected
MAY, Peter HowardIndependent464
MIDDLETON, John ChristopherThe Conservative Party Candidate104

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to1
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty2
(E) Rejected in part0
Total3

Vacant Seats: 1, Electorate: 2782, Ballot Papers Issued: 1425, Turnout: 51.2%


Passfield

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
DUFFY, Isaac JamesThe Conservative Party Candidate157
HAWLEY, KarenThe North East Party337 Elected
MASLIN, JoanIndependent296
WILSON, Barry SpoorsLabour Party201

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to2
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty1
(E) Rejected in part0
Total3

Vacant Seats: 1, Electorate: 3500, Ballot Papers Issued: 994, Turnout: 28.4%


Pelton

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BATEY, Alison JoanLabour Party1846 Elected
BOTTERILL, Michael JamesThe Conservative Party Candidate1000
CARR, ColinLabour Party1431 Elected
REDFERN, Callum RobertUK Independence Party681
REVETT, David FrancisGreen Party530
WOOD, DannyLabour Party1371 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to2
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified2
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty0
(E) Rejected in part0
Total4

Vacant Seats: 3, Electorate: 10031, Ballot Papers Issued: 2948, Turnout: 29.39%


Peterlee East

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BAYLISS, JontyThe Conservative Party Candidate129
BENNETT, HarryLabour Party568 Elected
COOK, LeeThe North East Party547
LAING, Audrey EllenLabour Party586 Elected
WATSON, VikThe North East Party531

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to1
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty2
(E) Rejected in part0
Total3

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 5461, Ballot Papers Issued: 1273, Turnout: 23.31%


Peterlee West

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
ALVEY, JimmyLabour Party623
ALVEY, Lisa AnnLabour Party549
LEE, Aaron TravisThe Conservative Party Candidate211
LIDDELL, KaronThe North East Party635 Elected
MCDONNELL, SusanStanding Up For North East England736 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to4
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty7
(E) Rejected in part0
Total11

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6230, Ballot Papers Issued: 1494, Turnout: 23.98%


Sacriston

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
HYNDS, GraemeThe Conservative Party Candidate403
LIDDLE, Heather SaraLabour Party1013 Elected
TOMS, Michael TrevorUK Independence Party (UKIP)394
WILSON, Simon JosephLabour Party952 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to2
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified1
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty5
(E) Rejected in part0
Total8

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 5515, Ballot Papers Issued: 1652, Turnout: 30%


Seaham

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BLEASDALE, GeraldineLabour Party634 Elected
DIXON, DerickThe Conservative Party Candidate468
HEPWORTH, Graeme NevilleSeaham Community Party471
MORRISON, SueLabour Party604 Elected
REAY, Helen MilburnGreen Party94
REID, MargaretThe Conservative Party Candidate402
REMMER, Adam StephenSeaham Community Party438

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to5
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty3
(E) Rejected in part0
Total8

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 5394, Ballot Papers Issued: 1625, Turnout: 30.13%


Sedgefield

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BELL, AlanLiberal Democrat193
BROWN, David RalphThe Conservative Party Candidate817 Elected
CARR, MelIndependent479
GASSTON, John HaroldThe Conservative Party Candidate293
ILLINGWORTH, TimUK Independence Party (UKIP)144
LUMSDON, RachelLabour Party733
MOORE, ChristineIndependent119
ROBINSON, JohnLabour Party800 Elected
SEYMOUR, JimmyIndependent168
WILLS, GloriaIndependent301

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to1
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty0
(E) Rejected in part0
Total1

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6235, Ballot Papers Issued: 2174, Turnout: 28.6%


Sherburn

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
HALL, David MarshallLabour Party1131 Elected
HOPGOOD, Ellie JayneLiberal Democrat452
KELLETT, WilliamLabour Party1056 Elected
TAFFURELLI, Raymond WilliamThe Conservative Party Candidate523
TIBBS, Andrew NeilLiberal Democrat366

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to0
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty5
(E) Rejected in part0
Total5

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6642, Ballot Papers Issued: 1989, Turnout: 29.9%


Shildon and Dene Valley

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BRIGSTOCK, John DennisUK Independence Party (UKIP)468
COCKFIELD, LennyLiberal Democrats625
GILBERTSON, Mary ElizabethThe Conservative Party Candidate587
HUNTINGTON, James GarryLiberal Democrat817
INGLEDEW, RobertIndependent814
NICHOLSON, HenryLabour Party1172 Elected
QUINN, ShirleyLabour Party1023 Elected
STEPHENS, BrianLabour Party1129 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to3
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty3
(E) Rejected in part0
Total6

Vacant Seats: 3, Electorate: 9471, Ballot Papers Issued: 2728, Turnout: 28.8%


Shotton and South Hetton

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
COCHRANE, IvanIndependent808 Elected
HOOD, Christopher RossIndependent617
HUNTINGTON, EuniceLabour Party738 Elected
LINCOLN, VickiThe Conservative Party268
LIVERSIDGE, AlanLabour Party695
ROUND, Christian EmmanuelLiberal Democrat103

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to3
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty6
(E) Rejected in part0
Total9

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6654, Ballot Papers Issued: 1777, Turnout: 26.71%


Spennymoor

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BOOTH, AlanThe Conservative Party Candidate362
CALDER, BeckieLiberal Democrat579
CHILD, RichardThe Conservative Party Candidate332
DARKES, GeoffSpennymoor Independents People Before Politics938 Elected
GELDARD, IanLabour Party745
GRIFFITHS, Kathleen ElizabethLabour Party517
HARGRAVE, James ArthurUK Independence Party (UKIP)258
JONES, Steven AlanLabour Party642
MADDISON, LizSpennymoor Independents People Before Politics894 Elected
MOLLOY, PeteIndependent601
ORD, BenLiberal Democrat824
QUINN, Mark JamesGreen Party130
RANYARD, DeanLiberal Democrat517
THOMPSON, KevinSpennymoor Independents People Before Politics1140 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to29
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty5
(E) Rejected in part0
Total34

Vacant Seats: 3, Electorate: 8646, Ballot Papers Issued: 3126, Turnout: 36.16%


Stanley

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BOYD, LynLabour Party919 Elected
MARSHALL, CarlLabour Party924 Elected
MCCALLUM, GaryThe Conservative Party Candidate250
WALKER, DavidDerwentside Independents496
WILKINSON, Mary PatriciaDerwentside Independents437

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to2
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty5
(E) Rejected in part1
Total8

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6314, Ballot Papers Issued: 1670, Turnout: 26.45%


Tanfield

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BINNEY, GordonLabour Party800
CHARLTON, JoyceDerwentside Independents929 Elected
FOSTER, KevinThe Conservative Party Candidate274
MILBURN, OlgaLabour Party839 Elected
THOMPSON, ColinDerwentside Independents766
WRIGHT, Julia AlexandraLiberal Democrats94

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to3
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty2
(E) Rejected in part0
Total5

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6566, Ballot Papers Issued: 1996, Turnout: 30.39%


Tow Law

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BAILEY, JohnIndependent300
DIXON, Andrew JohnThe Conservative Party Candidate195
MANCHESTER, Richard JamesLabour Party433 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to0
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty3
(E) Rejected in part0
Total3

Vacant Seats: 1, Electorate: 3352, Ballot Papers Issued: 931, Turnout: 27.8%


Trimdon and Thornley

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BROOKES, PeterLabour Party1413 Elected
GRAHAM, IlsaThe Conservative Party Candidate546
HOVVELS, LucyLabour Party1433 Elected
JONES, Martin Thomas BrianLIberal Democrat295
NICHOLLS, MorrisLabour Party1392 Elected
TAYLOR-SHOLL, CliveUnited Kingdom Independence Party582
TEMPLE, ElizabethLiberal Democrat231

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to3
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty1
(E) Rejected in part0
Total4

Vacant Seats: 3, Electorate: 9753, Ballot Papers Issued: 2437, Turnout: 25%


Tudhoe

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
FOSTER, Neil CrowtherLabour Party624
GARDNER, AlanSpennymoor Independents People Before Politics775 Elected
GRAHAM, BarbaraLabour Party654
GRAYSON, Neil HoustonSpennymoor Independents People Before Politics802 Elected
MCALOON, Billy 635
RAPER, LindaThe Conservative Party Candidate367

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark8
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to10
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty0
(E) Rejected in part0
Total18

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6436, Ballot Papers Issued: 2166, Turnout: 33.65%


Weardale

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
GEORGE, Robert JamesLabour Party509
GILBERTSON, PeterThe Conservative Party Candidate495
MYERS, Alan ChristopherLabour Party358
SAVORY, Mary AnitaIndependent1717 Elected
SHUTTLEWORTH, JohnIndependent1899 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to3
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty3
(E) Rejected in part0
Total6

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6544, Ballot Papers Issued: 2982, Turnout: 45.57%


West Auckland

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
HARRIS, LeeUK Independence Party (UKIP)239
ROBERTS, Mark Robert IdwalThe Conservative Party Candidate585
THOMPSON, VictorThe Conservative Party Candidate359
TIGHE, AlexIndependent254
WILSON, ChristineLabour Party759 Elected
YORKE, RobLabour Party808 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to1
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty2
(E) Rejected in part0
Total3

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6481, Ballot Papers Issued: 1636, Turnout: 25.2%


Willington and Hunwick

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
GUNN, Olwyn ElizabethLabour Party1069 Elected
HANNAR, Helen LouiseThe Conservative Party Candidate629
RICHARDSON, Samuel JonLiberal Democrat318
TINSLEY, Fraser PaulLabour Party1086 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to3
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty6
(E) Rejected in part0
Total9

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6834, Ballot Papers Issued: 1855, Turnout: 27.14%


Wingate

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
LORD, Cameron StuartLiberal Democrat21
MILES, Stephen JosephThe North East Party78
PIKE, Greta WinifredThe Conservative Party Candidate107
TAYLOR, RobertLabour Party577 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to0
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty1
(E) Rejected in part0
Total1

Vacant Seats: 1, Electorate: 3009, Ballot Papers Issued: 784, Turnout: 26%%


Woodhouse Close

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
LETHBRIDGE, JohnLabour765 Elected
RACE, ColinUK Independence Party (UKIP)306
THOMPSON, Nichola, SuzanneThe Conservative Party Candidate396
TUCKER, TanyaLabour Party594 Elected

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejectionNumber of ballot papers
(A) Want of an official mark0
(B) Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to2
(C) Writing or mark by which voter could be identified0
(D) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty12
(E) Rejected in part0
Total14

Vacant Seats: 2, Electorate: 6229, Ballot Papers Issued: 1301, Turnout: 20.89%