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Parish Council Results - Elections 2016

Here you can find results of the parish council elections held on May 5, 2016

Parish councils were elected in Appletreewick, Bolton Abbey, Draughton, Cowling, Grassington, Hebden, Linton, Buckden, Kettlewell-with-Starbotton and Threshfield, in May 2016.

Seats were contested in the wards of Hebden and Linton. The results were as follows:

Hebden Ward

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes
George Richard Coney 53 ELECTED
Peter Triggs Hodge 97 ELECTED
David Anthony Welton Joy 78 ELECTED
Matthew Jonathan Longthorne 79 ELECTED
Sally Anne Taylor 47 Not elected
Linda Wilson 77 ELECTED

Vacant seats: 5

Electorate: 190

Ballot papers issued: 115

Ballot papers rejected: 0

Turnout: 60.52%

Linton Ward

Name of CandidateDescription (if any)Number of votes
John Bennett 19 Not elected
Thomas Geoffrey BoothmanLocal Farmer49 ELECTED
Jonathan Edward Metcalfe 50 ELECTED
Joseph Simon Midgeley 29 ELECTED
Clare Louise OakesLocal Teacher34 ELECTED
Ian Stewart 32 ELECTED

Vacant seats: 5

Electorate: 111

Ballot papers issued: 60

Ballot papers rejected: 0

Turnout: 54.04%

The results can also be downloaded here: pdf icon Parish Council Election Results 2016 [123kb]