Medway Elects
Rainham Central

2 May 2019


The following results were declared by the returning officer:

Candidate Party Votes %
  Aldous JanJan Aldous * Conservative 1,699 17.6%
  Kemp Barry JosephBarry Joseph Kemp * Conservative 1,696 17.6%
  Ahmed Nusrat BibiNusrat Bibi Ahmed Conservative 1,439 14.9%
  Durcan MattMatt Durcan Independent 929 9.6%
  Mencattelli Mark JohnMark John Mencattelli Independent 670 7.0%
  Baylis David JamesDavid James Baylis Ukip 585 6.1%
  Smith Mary WinifredMary Winifred Smith Green party 575 6.0%
  Khan Sajjad AhmadSajjad Ahmad Khan Labour 475 4.9%
  Campbell SmithaSmitha Campbell Labour 468 4.9%
  Taylor Robert AlanRobert Alan Taylor Labour 460 4.8%
  Ravikumar ShanthiShanthi Ravikumar Independent 365 3.8%
  Sheregill CharlieCharlie Sheregill Independent 279 2.9%
Turnout 3,698 37.6%
  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 2
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 9
Total 11

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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