Medway Elects
Strood Rural

2 May 2019


The following results were declared by the returning officer:

Candidate Party Votes %
  Williams JohnJohn Williams * Conservative 1,407 15.8%
  Etheridge Gary David JamesGary David James Etheridge * Conservative 1,331 14.9%
  Turpin ElizabethElizabeth Turpin Conservative 1,232 13.8%
  Cook Martin AnthonyMartin Anthony Cook Ukip 770 8.6%
  Cook BenBen Cook Independent 724 8.1%
  Hawkins Julia CicelyJulia Cicely Hawkins Labour 588 6.6%
  Styles BrianBrian Styles Independent 538 6.0%
  Kennedy Charlie Matthew CurtisCharlie Matthew Curtis Kennedy Labour 520 5.8%
  Watkins KennethKenneth Watkins Green party 501 5.6%
  Moreton Frank William HurleyFrank William Hurley Moreton Independent 491 5.5%
  Myton Gareth RichardGareth Richard Myton Labour 467 5.2%
  Millsom AndyAndy Millsom Liberal Democrat 350 3.9%
Turnout 3,404 29.7%
  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 3
Writing or marks by which the voter could be identified 0
Unmarked or voided for uncertainty 9
Total 12

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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