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Local Election Results 2003

Sedgemoor

Whole council up for election. Two Labour councillors and one Conservative councillor were elected unopposed.

Other results for Sedgemoor: 2007 2011 2015
Results for Somerset county council: 2005 2009 2013 2017

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Consolidated results — Sedgemoor 2003

Party Votes Percent Seats
Conservative 14504 50.8% 35
Labour 6148 21.5% 14
Liberal Democrat 6040 21.1% 1
Independent 983 3.4% 0
Green Party 694 2.4% 0
UK Independence Party 209 0.7% 0

Axbridge

Elizabeth Scott C 340 48.6%
Antony Wilson Lab 155 22.2%
John Laband LD 135 19.3%
Gillian Davies Grn 69 9.9%

Axe Vale

John Denbee C 459 63.8%
Elizabeth Mansfield LD 164 22.8%
David Willis UKIP 96 13.4%

Berrow

John Lamb C 374 57.7%
Anthony Gore LD 274 42.3%

Brent North

Andrew Gilling C 406 75.5%
Helen Mansfield LD 132 24.5%

Bridgwater Bower (3)

Michael Cresswell C 435 50.5%
Bryan Gillard Lab 427 49.5%
David Preece C 427
Jillian Rees Lab 356
Nigel Parker Lab 351

Bridgwater Eastover (2)

Adrian Moore Lab 485 73.4%
Julian Taylor Lab 417
Bob Cudlipp C 176 26.6%

Bridgwater Hamp (3)

John Turner Lab 633 68.7%
Kathryn Pearce Lab 586
Brian Smedley Lab 519
John Fulwell C 288 31.3%

Bridgwater Quantock (3)

Gill Slocombe C 810 46.8%
Cyril Avent C 729
Barrie Crow C 667
Peter Johnstone LD 531 30.7%
Katie Hall LD 435
Elaine di Campo Lab 389 22.5%
Elizabeth Leavy Lab 358

Bridgwater Sydenham (3)

Graham Granter Lab 514 63.5%
James Munn Lab 472
William Monteith Lab 453
Trevor Webster LD 295 36.5%

Bridgwater Victoria (2)

Roger Lavers Lab unop.
Kenneth Richards Lab unop.

Burnham North (3)

Peter Clayton C 1491 55.3%
Dennis Davey C 1412
Neville Jones C 1142
Adrian Petoud LD 756 28.0%
Stephen Lester Lab 450 16.7%

Burnham South (3)

Arthur Thorogood C 807 43.4%
Michael Mansfield LD 759 40.8%
Louise Parkin C 759
Jacqueline Richards C 697
Hilary Rose LD 670
Joyce Smith LD 633
June Thomas Lab 293 15.8%

Cannington and Quantocks (3)

Lily Cartwright C 1668 71.7%
Kenneth Dyer C 1655
David Joslin C 1487
Janice Beasley LD 658 28.3%
Christopher Lloyd-Williams LD 605
Joshua Schwieso LD 554

Cheddar and Shipham (3)

Dawn Hill C 1027 47.8%
Herbert Elliott C 987
Peter Downing C 897
John Outhwaite LD 484 22.5%
Norma Scanlon Lab 330 15.3%
Christina Baron LD 319
Harry Mottram Grn 309 14.4%
Brian Corney Lab 211
Thomas Scott Lab 205

East Poldens

Duncan McGinty C 434 75.6%
Martin Rees Lab 140 24.4%

Highbridge (3)

Derick Cooper Lab 583 38.5%
Jean Whitehouse Lab 504
Mick Brown C 441 29.1%
David Poole Lab 437
Beryl Rundall C 389
Patricia Burge LD 379 25.0%
Roger Keen C 365
Christopher Williams LD 357
Paul Bolton LD 251
Montague Lucas UKIP 113 7.5%
Julia Lucas UKIP 110
Sydney Cox UKIP 89

Huntspill and Pawlett (2)

Jane Moreton C 681 67.6%
Michael Herbert C 482
Martin Forsey LD 326 32.4%
Marilyn Wallace LD 322

King's Isle (2)

Derek Alder C 668 41.5%
Nobby Turner C 555
Derrick Pedley Ind 427 26.5%
Charles Graham Grn 316 19.6%
Peter Denning Lab 200 12.4%
Anthony Mumby Lab 105

Knoll

Bob Filmer C 655 79.0%
Philippa Groves LD 174 21.0%

North Petherton (3)

Christopher Lang C 958 38.7%
Anne Fraser C 922
John Swayne C 737
Anthony Nicholson Ind 556 22.5%
Michael Wakefield LD 554 22.4%
Wendy Darch Lab 405 16.4%

Puriton

Mark Healey C unop.

Sandford

Ann Bown C 570 76.3%
William Munn Lab 177 23.7%

Wedmore and Mark (2)

Diana Bayliss C 959 54.6%
Jessica Healey C 948
Rosemary Hasler LD 419 23.9%
Andrew Merryfield Lab 378 21.5%

West Poldens

Stuart Kingham C 516 72.3%
Elizabeth Stretch Lab 198 27.7%

Woolavington

Christine Lavers Lab 391 53.4%
Bridget Hobhouse C 341 46.6%

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