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Local Election Results 2015


Whole council up for election. Three Liberal Democrat councillors, six independent councillors and twelve Conservative councillors were elected unopposed.

Other results for Eden: 2003 2007 2011 2019
Results for Cumbria county council: 2005 2009 2013 2017

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Consolidated results — Eden 2015

Party Votes Percent Seats
Conservative 5148 39.3% 21
Independent 3866 29.5% 10
Liberal Democrat 3014 23.0% 7
Labour 1081 8.2% 0

Alston Moor (2)

Patricia Godwin Ind 710 59.3%
David Hymers C 487 40.7%
Timothy Haldon Ind 446

Appleby (Appleby)

Alan Morgan Ind unop.

Appleby (Bongate)

Andrew Connell LD unop.


Michael Slee C 432 56.2%
Darrell Smith LD 337 43.8%


John Smith Ind 392 55.5%
Ian Tench Ind 314 44.5%

Crosby Ravensworth

Joan Raine C unop.

Dacre [LD gain from Ind]

Judith Derbyshire LD 503 56.1%
Hugh Harrison Ind 393 43.9%

Eamont [C gain from Ind]

Ian Chambers C unop.


Richard Sealby C unop.


Sheila Orchard C 438 56.7%
Susan Castle-Clarke Ind 334 43.3%

Hesket (2)

Elaine Martin C 1094 68.5%
Lesley Grisedale C 825
Debra Wicks Ind 502 31.5%

Kirkby Stephen (2) [1 C gain from Ind]

Valerie Kendall C unop.
Trevor Ladhams Ind unop.

Kirkby Thore

John Sawrey Cookson Ind unop.


Mary Robinson Ind unop.


Douglas Banks Ind 494 55.9%
Thomas Wentworth Waites C 239 27.0%
Alan Marsden Ind 151 17.1%


Gordon Nicolson C unop.

Long Marton [C gain from LD]

Maurice Armstrong C unop.


Michael Tonkin Ind unop.

Orton with Tebay

Adrian Todd C unop.

Penrith Carleton [C gain from LD]

Paula Breen C 525 66.5%
John Bowen LD 264 33.5%

Penrith East (2)

Michael Eyles LD unop.
John Lynch C unop.

Penrith North (3)

Deb Holden LD 1037 42.9%
Robin Howse LD 909
Scott Jackson C 773 32.0%
Stephen Ridley C 746
David Whipp C 742
Geoffrey Rockcliffe-King Lab 606 25.1%

Penrith Pategill [LD gain from C]

John Tompkins LD unop.

Penrith South (2)

Malcolm Temple C 615 41.2%
Margaret Clark Ind 576 38.6%
Roger Burgin LD 302 20.2%

Penrith West (2)

Virginia Taylor LD 571 35.9%
John Thompson C 545 34.3%
Jamie Ayers Lab 475 29.9%

Ravenstonedale [C gain from LD]

Angela Meadowcroft C unop.

Shap [C gain from LD]

John Owen C unop.


Kevin Beaty C unop.


Alistair Hogg C unop.


William Patterson Ind unop.

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