Medway Elects
Rainham South

7 May 2015

Results

The following results were declared by the returning officer:

Candidate Party Votes %
  Doe Howard FrancisHoward Francis Doe * Conservative 3,606 22.1%
  Royle DavidDavid Royle * Conservative 2,892 17.7%
  Wicks Leslie AlanLeslie Alan Wicks * Conservative 2,257 13.8%
  Appleton Jean Katherine ShirleyJean Katherine Shirley Appleton Ukip 1,817 11.1%
  Pearson Gillian ValerieGillian Valerie Pearson Labour 1,485 9.1%
  Marsh Susan MarySusan Mary Marsh Ukip 1,468 9.0%
  Gray John HenryJohn Henry Gray Labour 1,342 8.2%
  Prenter Louwella MargaretLouwella Margaret Prenter Labour 1,037 6.4%
  Walters MikeMike Walters Independent 249 1.5%
  Marson-Saunders SusanSusan Marson-Saunders TUSC 177 1.1%
Turnout 67.1%
  Conservative hold
  Conservative hold
  Conservative hold

* Denotes a councillor standing for re-election

To order the candidates by name, party or number of votes received, click on the appropriate column heading.

Rejected Ballots

The number of votes rejected and not counted at this election was:

Want of official mark 0
Voting for more than the permitted number of candidates 0
Writing or marks by which the voter could be identified 0
Unmarked or voided for uncertainty 171
Total 171

Vote Share

Vote Change

Swing

Vote share for the ward is calculated using the "top vote" method, i.e. using only the candidate from each party with the highest number of votes.

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