Medway Elects
Chatham Central

2 May 2019


The following results were declared by the returning officer:

Candidate Party Votes %
  Maple VinceVince Maple * Labour 1,577 22.0%
  Mahil Harinder SinghHarinder Singh Mahil Labour 1,343 18.7%
  Adeoye SijuSiju Adeoye Labour 1,258 17.6%
  Bushill NicoleNicole Bushill Ukip 520 7.3%
  Jarrett David PeterDavid Peter Jarrett Conservative 508 7.1%
  Gulvin PatPat Gulvin Conservative 503 7.0%
  Jenkins Peter RonaldPeter Ronald Jenkins Independent 439 6.1%
  Wildey Denise KayDenise Kay Wildey Conservative 435 6.1%
  Frimston LisaLisa Frimston Independent 415 5.8%
  Gibson John Wesley Julian LorenzoJohn Wesley Julian Lorenzo Gibson Christian Peoples Alliance 166 2.3%
Turnout 2,796 25.8%
  Labour hold
  Labour hold
  Labour 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 4
Writing or marks by which the voter could be identified 0
Unmarked or voided for uncertainty 21
Total 25

Vote Share

Vote Change


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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