News release from 07/05/2021
Latest elections results
The results of South Cambridgeshire District Council’s four by-elections have been announced after residents headed to polling stations yesterday (Thursday 6 May 2021).
Four seats on the District Council were up for election.
Corinne Mary Garvie (Lib Dem) was elected after receiving 967 votes
Khadijeh Jaqori (Conservative) received 621 votes
Marcelo Goncalves De Lima (Labour) received 344 votes
Colin Cyril Coe (Green Party) received 246 votes
Turnout in Girton ward was 53.9%
Harston and Comberton ward
Fiona Elizabeth Whelan (Lib Dem) was elected after receiving 1,785 votes
Lorraine Wendy Mooney (Conservative) received 1,459 votes
Michael Tierney (Labour) received 519 votes
Colin Frank Reynolds (Green Party) received 335 votes
Turnout in Harston and Comberton ward was 51.63%
Sally Ann Hart (Lib Dem) was elected after receiving 1,510 votes
Tom Goldie (Conservative) received 992 votes
Paul Evans (Green Party) received 256 votes
Turnout in Melbourn ward was 43.61%
Milton and Waterbeach ward
Paul Bearpark (Lib Dem) was elected after receiving 1,255 votes
Clive Michael Rabbett (Conservative) received 1,069 votes
Jane Marie Williams (Labour) received 915 votes
Eleanor Ruth Crane (Green Party) received 424 votes
Turnout in Milton and Waterbeach ward was 44.72%
Following the count which was held today in the Conservation Hall at Imperial War Museum, Duxford, the number of seats held by each party is:
Liberal Democrats: 31
There were also Neighbourhood Plan Referendums in Cottenham and Histon and Impington.
88% of voters in Cottenham voted for the Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Cottenham to help it decide planning applications in the area. The turnout in the Cottenham Neighbourhood Plan referendum was 45.62%.
90.74% of voters in Histon and Impington voted for the Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Histon and Impington to help it decide planning applications in the area. The turnout in the Histon and Impington Neighbourhood Plan referendum was 51.24%.
The results for the South Cambridgeshire divisions of the Cambridgeshire County Council elections are available to view on the County Council's website.
The count for the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority Mayoral election will take place tomorrow (Saturday) and results will be published when they are available.
The count for the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Police and Crime Commissioner election will also take place tomorrow (Saturday) and results will be published when they are available.