Woking Council election, 2000

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Map of the results of the 2000 Woking council election. Liberal Democrats in yellow, Conservatives in blue, Labour in red and independent in grey.

The 2000 Woking Council election took place on 4 May 2000 to elect members of Woking Borough Council in Surrey, England. The whole council was up for election with boundary changes since the last election in 1999 increasing the number of seats by one.[1] The council stayed under no overall control,[2] and overall turnout in the election was 34.32%.[3]

Election result[edit]

Woking Local Election Result 2000[2][3]
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Liberal Democrat 16 +3 44.4 36.8 18,876
  Conservative 14 +1 38.9 45.0 23,092
  Labour 5 -2 13.9 15.8 8,008
  Independent 1 -1 2.8 2.5 1,306

Ward results[edit]

Brookwood[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Mark Pritchard 390 62.9
Liberal Democrat Deryck Fowler 188 30.3
Labour Linda Kendall 42 6.8
Majority 202 32.6
Turnout 620
Byfleet (3)[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrat Elsie Stranks 1,011
Liberal Democrat Alfred Stranks 992
Liberal Democrat Joan Mackintosh 959
Conservative James Brady 743
Conservative Daniel Todd 736
Conservative Geoffrey Marlow 717
Labour Raymond Holroyde 201
Labour Brian Cozens 165
Labour Michael Roberts 161
Turnout 5,685
Goldsworth East (3)[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrat Rosie Sharpley 897
Liberal Democrat Geoffrey Smith 805
Liberal Democrat Bryan Cross 803
Conservative Antony Mitchell 587
Conservative Hilary Addison 584
Conservative Simon Bellord 556
Labour Richard Ford 379
Labour Vincenzo Conigliaro 378
Labour David Percey 355
Turnout 5,344
Goldsworth West (2)[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrat Ian Eastwood 523
Liberal Democrat Diana Landon 484
Conservative Valerian Hopkins 334
Conservative Sharon Lawrence 324
Labour James Lewis 107
Labour Celia Wand 81
Turnout 1,853
Hermitage and Knaphill South (2)[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrat Fiona Williams 727
Liberal Democrat Ken Howard 718
Conservative Clive Howse 506
Conservative Tariq Assi 482
Labour Graeme Carman 180
Labour Matthew Pollard 180
Turnout 2,793
Horsell East and Woodham (2)[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Margaret Gammon 859
Conservative Gordon Brown 833
Liberal Democrat Ann-Marie Barker 399
Liberal Democrat John Doran 361
Labour Michael Long 96
Labour David Mitchell 64
Turnout 2,642
Horsell West (3)[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Tony Branagan 1,060
Conservative Jim Armitage 1,058
Liberal Democrat Richard Sanderson 1,016
Conservative Noreen Golding 1,013
Liberal Democrat Anthony Kremer 943
Liberal Democrat Gareth Davies 937
Labour Audrey Worgan 160
Labour Geraldine Clayton 139
Labour Colin Bright 135
Turnout 6,461
Kingfield and Westfield (2)[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour John Pattison 651
Labour John Martin 560
Conservative Norma Gruselle 394
Conservative Pauline Brown 373
Liberal Democrat Ronald Strutt 185
Liberal Democrat Louise Morales 180
Turnout 2,343
Knaphill (3)[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Michael Smith 1,004
Liberal Democrat Neville Hinks 762
Liberal Democrat Tony Hayes-Allen 602
Conservative Christopher Jarvis 547
Conservative Robin Harper 534
Conservative Sidney Ball 524
Liberal Democrat Perveen Baluch-Jenkins 348
Labour George Dyball 118
Labour Michael Eden 116
Labour Janis Peppitt 111
Turnout 4,666
Maybury and Sheerwater (3)[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Mohammad Raja 946
Labour Elizabeth Evans 807
Labour Barry Pope 788
Conservative Michael Gammon 350
Conservative Christopher Vardy 297
Conservative Michael Hopgood 296
Liberal Democrat David Farrow 247
Liberal Democrat Kevin Scott 216
Liberal Democrat Ian Pitwell 208
Turnout 4,155
Mayford and Sutton Green[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative James Palmer 615 75.5
Liberal Democrat Sinclair Webster 149 18.3
Labour Susan Stocker 51 6.3
Majority 466 57.2
Turnout 815
Mount Hermon East (2)[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Valerie Tinney 739
Conservative David Bittleston 735
Liberal Democrat Peter Hough 270
Liberal Democrat Enid McCrum 268
Labour Michael Kelly 107
Labour Ruth Callis 102
Turnout 2,221
Mount Hermon West (2)[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrat Ian Johnson 672
Liberal Democrat Hugh Shirley 637
Conservative Beryl Marlow 482
Conservative Allen Taylor 477
Labour Catherine Green 80
Labour Mark Townsend 68
Turnout 2,416
Old Woking[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrat Rosemary Johnson 303 52.9
Labour Christopher Martin 167 29.1
Conservative Sandra Palmer 103 18.0
Majority 136 23.8
Turnout 573
Pyrford (2)[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Ian Fidler 1,114
Conservative Peter Ankers 1,111
Liberal Democrat Andrew Grimshaw 558
Liberal Democrat Valerie Sargent 479
Labour Richard Cowley 74
Labour Suzanne Pope 71
Turnout 3,407
St Johns and Hook Heath (2)[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Graham Cundy 947
Conservative John Kingsbury 871
Liberal Democrat Robert Leach 257
Liberal Democrat Marian Elsden 255
Labour John Bramall 77
Labour Celia Dyball 68
Turnout 2,475
West Byfleet (2)[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Mehala Gosling 910
Conservative Michael Popham 891
Independent Richard Wilson 302
Liberal Democrat Ian Oxford 266
Liberal Democrat Hasnain Bilgrami 251
Labour Michael Bryne 132
Labour Michael Barr 91
Turnout 2,843

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Woking". BBC News Online. Retrieved 2010-01-19. 
  2. ^ a b "Election results: local councils". The Times. 2000-05-05. p. 4. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s "Woking Borough Council Election Results - 4 May 2000.". Woking Borough Council. 2000-05-05. Retrieved 2010-01-19. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q "Nomination Analysis - Borough Election on Thursday 4 May, 2000". Woking Borough Council. 2000-04-27. Retrieved 2010-01-20. 


Preceded by
Woking Council election, 1999
Woking local elections Succeeded by
Woking Council election, 2002