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Rusthall Ward — Tunbridge Wells

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2nd May 2019 [LD gain from C]

David Funnell LD 547 41.4%
Bjorn Simpole Lab 346 26.2%
David Pate C 283 21.4%
Alun Elder-Brown UKIP 144 10.9%

5th May 2016 [C gain from UKIP]

Joy Podbury C 515 42.7%
Colin Nicholson UKIP 272 22.6%
Alex Britcher Lab 204 16.9%
Isla McLachlan LD 120 10.0%
David Holton Grn 94 7.8%

7th May 2015 (2 seats) [Resignation of Piers Wauchope; C gain from UKIP]

Thelma Huggett C 874 32.6%
Joy Podbury C 804
Alex Britcher Lab 593 22.1%
John Austen UKIP 463 17.3%
Russ Bishop UKIP 430
Clive Brewer Lab 420
David Holton Grn 397 14.8%
Catherine McLachlan LD 356 13.3%
Peter Lewis LD 326

3rd May 2012 [UKIP gain from C]

Piers Wauchope UKIP 533 38.5%
Robert Atwood C 487 35.1%
Alex Britcher Lab 263 19.0%
Vic Bethell LD 103 7.4%

5th May 2011 [UKIP gain from C]

Victor Webb UKIP 634 36.6%
Barry Edwards C 560 32.3%
Thomas Snook LD 540 31.1%

1st May 2008 [C gain from LD]

Robert Atwood C 505 42.8%
Bob Prance LD 380 32.2%
Tom Probert Lab 166 14.1%
June Moore UKIP 129 10.9%

3rd May 2007 [C gain from LD]

Barry Edwards C 528 45.1%
Christopher Gillmore LD 321 27.4%
June Moore UKIP 175 15.0%
Lorna Blackmore Lab 146 12.5%

10th June 2004

Robert Wratten LD 691 51.6%
James Perry C 377 28.2%
Patricia Theophanides UKIP 145 10.8%
Sarah Carpenter Lab 126 9.4%

1st May 2003 [LD gain from C]

Christopher Gillmore LD 409 40.7%
Barry Edwards C 350 34.8%
Timothy Rich Lab 123 12.2%
Patricia Theophanides UKIP 83 8.3%
Lucas Howard Grn 41 4.1%

2nd May 2002 (2 seats)

Robert Wratten LD 530 41.7%
Barry Edwards C 396 31.2%
Christopher Gillmore LD 391
James Perry C 385
David Kirkham Lab 194 15.3%
Victor Webb UKIP 150 11.8%

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