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Sovereign Ward — Eastbourne

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This ward was abolished or subjected to boundary changes in 2019.

24th November 2016 [Resignation of Ray Blakebrough]

Paul Metcalfe C 1276 65.2%
Roger Howarth LD 528 27.0%
Louis Thorburn Lab 152 7.8%

7th May 2015 (3 seats)

Raymond Blakebrough C 2707 40.9%
Penny di Cara C 2366
Gordon Jenkins C 2219
Barbara Leggett LD 1684 25.4%
Nicola Burton UKIP 1395 21.1%
Nick Maskelyne LD 1360
Anthony Somers LD 1287
Paul Keeble UKIP 1081
Jean Spencer UKIP 984
Richard Goude Lab 514 7.8%
Samantha Lyster Lab 463
Sarah Richards Lab 437
Robert Sier Grn 321 4.8%

5th May 2011 (3 seats) [3 C gains from LD]

Philip Ede C 1904 48.3%
Patrick Warner C 1767
Gordon Jenkins C 1745
Margaret Salsbury LD 1193 30.2%
Stephen Holt LD 1169
Grace Loseby LD 1106
Jocelyn McCarthy Grn 488 12.4%
Sharon Wentworth Lab 359 9.1%

3rd May 2007 (3 seats) [3 LD gains from C]

Susan Morris LD 1762 49.9%
Michael Bloom LD 1756
Margaret Salsbury LD 1692
Patrick Warner C 1379 39.1%
Tracy Moles C 1298
Christopher Williams C 1294
Jocelyn McCarthy Grn 269 7.6%
David Mieres Lab 121 3.4%

4th May 2006

Patrick Bowker C 1597 56.7%
Margaret Salsbury LD 914 32.4%
Jocelyn McCarthy Grn 181 6.4%
David Mieres Lab 125 4.4%

10th June 2004

Christopher Williams C 1517 59.4%
Margaret Salsbury LD 806 31.6%
Nancy Dalton Grn 229 9.0%

1st May 2003

Patrick Warner C 1255 54.7%
Alan Carroll LD 1040 45.3%

2nd May 2002 (3 seats)

Patrick Bowker C 1001 47.2%
Christopher Williams C 970
Patrick Warner C 925
Alan Carroll LD 648 30.6%
Michael Bloom LD 638
Richard Ellis LD 632
Linus Gunning Ind 175 8.3%
Jacquline Pilkington Lab 172 8.1%
Jocelyn McCarthy Grn 124 5.8%

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