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Local Election Results 2003

North Devon

Whole council up for election on new ward boundaries. One Independent councillor and four Liberal Democrat councillors were elected unopposed.

Other results for North Devon: 2007 2011 2015
Results for Devon county council: 2005 2009 2013 2017

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Consolidated results — North Devon 2003

Party Votes Percent Seats
Liberal Democrat 10462 41.4% 22
Conservative 8316 32.9% 10
Independent 5507 21.8% 10
UK Independence Party 559 2.2% 1
Green Party 286 1.1% 0
British National Party 118 0.5% 0

Bickington and Roundswell (2)

Rodney Cann C 573 45.0%
Carol McCormack-Hole LD 385 30.2%
Colin Brown C 362
Ronald Ellerton LD 343
Charles Piper Ind 315 24.7%

Bishop's Nympton

Eric Ley Ind 789 77.7%
Gerald Eva LD 226 22.3%

Bratton Fleming

Malcolm Prowse LD 589 64.0%
Richard Peek C 331 36.0%

Braunton East (2)

Douglas Lucas Ind 580 36.8%
Philip Daniel C 554 35.1%
Derrick Spear LD 444 28.1%
Elizabeth Spear LD 420
Geraldine Neale C 328

Braunton West (2)

Jasmine Chesters C 507 37.1%
Marguerite Shapland LD 462 33.8%
Letitia Sellwood LD 449
Susan Lynch Ind 397 29.1%
Sallieanne Tingley C 364
Peter Manning Ind 328

Central Town (2)

Faye Webber LD 568 52.5%
John Wilsher LD 519
Simon Harvey C 350 32.3%
Christopher Gifford C 301
Paul Dyer Ind 164 15.2%

Chittlehampton

Albert Cook Ind unop.

Chulmleigh

Kevin Butt LD 495 56.0%
Terence Pincombe C 389 44.0%

Combe Martin (2)

Yvette Gubb LD 957 54.2%
Julia Clark LD 839
Susan Sussex C 810 45.8%
Arthur Yelton C 513

Forches and Whiddon Valley (2)

Laurence Haydn-Higgins Ind 374 44.6%
Francis Ovey LD 298 35.5%
Valerie Monk LD 279
James Bartlett Ind 261
Susan McCrum C 167 19.9%
Beresford Bawden Ind 166

Fremington (2)

Roy Morrish Ind 603 58.9%
Peter Mullen Ind 500
David Harris Ind 318
John Gill C 312 30.5%
Andrew Day C 274
Ronald Taylor LD 109 10.6%
Arthur Windsor LD 105

Georgeham and Mortehoe (2)

Malcolm Wilkinson LD 512 50.6%
Ernest Evans C 500 49.4%
William Foster LD 489
Anthony Turner C 482

Heanton Punchardon

Andrew Davis C 244 54.0%
Brian Jewell LD 208 46.0%

Ilfracombe Central (2)

Ivan Frances Ind 503 100.0%
Richard Campbell Ind 394
Frank Pearson Ind 389
Tony Cooper Ind 292
David Williams Ind 244

Ilfracombe East

Michael Edmunds Ind 308 38.4%
Carol Slinn C 258 32.2%
Albert Furber Ind 139 17.3%
Ann Rhodes Ind 97 12.1%

Ilfracombe West (2)

Geoffrey Fowler LD 696 54.8%
David Spear Ind 573 45.2%
Brian Cotton Ind 373
Christine Tomlinson-Smith Ind 316
Keith Thompson Ind 235

Instow

Lynn Brown C 220 35.3%
Patricia Ford LD 214 34.3%
Reginald Cane Ind 190 30.4%

Landkey, Swimbridge and Taw (2)

David Butt LD unop.
Alan Rennles LD unop.

Longbridge (2)

Michael Pagram UKIP 559 30.1%
David Brailey C 538 29.0%
Pamela Holland Ind 475 25.6%
Rodney Hawes LD 284 15.3%
Paulene Godfrey LD 264
Nicholas Magnum Ind 164

Lynton and Lynmouth

John Travis LD 733 88.0%
John Walley C 100 12.0%

Marwood

Frederick Tucker LD 413 55.6%
Mary Farrer C 330 44.4%

Newport (2)

Henry Harrison C 431 38.0%
Brian Macbeth LD 416 36.7%
Diana Piercy LD 408
David Simpson C 391
Richard Knight Grn 286 25.2%

North Molton

Richard Edgell C 495 50.1%
Michael Nelson LD 375 38.0%
Peter Chantler BNP 118 11.9%

Pilton (2)

Brian Greenslade LD 753 68.1%
Mair Manuel LD 717
Malcolm Keene C 353 31.9%
John Jones C 333

South Molton (2)

Ernest Moore LD 969 67.4%
Susan Sewell LD 870
Jeremy Yabsley C 469 32.6%
Douglas Dowling C 332

Witheridge

Nancy Lewis C 385 52.0%
Kate Palmer LD 356 48.0%

Yeo Valley (2)

Christopher Haywood LD unop.
Colin Payne LD unop.

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