Bourne (electoral division)

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Coordinates: 50°51′44″N 0°54′14″W / 50.86220°N 0.90397°W / 50.86220; -0.90397

Shown within West Sussex
District: Chichester
UK Parliament Constituency: Chichester
Ceremonial county: West Sussex
EU Constituency: South East England
Electorate (2009): 9327
County Councillor
Sandra James (UKIP)

Bourne is an electoral division of West Sussex in the United Kingdom, and returns one member to sit on West Sussex County Council. The former County Councillor, Mark Dunn, was also Chairman of West Sussex County Council. He lost his seat in 2013 to Sandra James of the United Kingdom Independence Party.


The division covers the villages of Chidham, Compton, East Marden, Forestside, Hambrook, North Marden, Nutbourne, Southbourne, Stoughton, Walderton, West Marden, Westbourne and Woodmancote; and the army base at Thorney Island.

It comprises the following Chichester District wards: the western part of Bosham Ward, the northern part of Funtington Ward, Southbourne Ward and Westbourne Ward; and of the following civil parishes: Chidham & Hambrook, Compton, Marden, Southbourne, Stoughton, West Thorney and Westbourne.

Election results[edit]

2013 Election[edit]

Results of the election held on 2 May 2013:

Party Candidate Votes % ±
UKIP Sandra James 1,241 40.6 N/A
Conservative Mark Dunn 1,158 37.9 -18.4
Liberal Democrat Jonathan Brown 360 11.8 -28.2
Labour Theo Child 295 9.7 +6.0
Majority 83 2.7 +2.7
Turnout 3,054 31.8 -5.3
UKIP gain from Conservative Swing

2009 Election[edit]

Results of the election held on 4 June 2009:

Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Mark Dunn 1,948 56.3 +15.7
Liberal Democrat Philip MacDougall 1,382 40.0 +7.2
Labour Janet Miller 127 3.7 -10.6
Majority 566 16.3 +8.6
Turnout 3,457 37.1 -28.5
Conservative hold Swing

2005 Election[edit]

Results of the election held on 5 May 2005:

Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Mr T M E Dunn 2,377 40.5
Liberal Democrat Mr R A Gowlett 1,922 32.8
Labour Mr J Baker 841 14.3
Independent Mrs C H Phillips 375 6.4
UKIP Mrs A R Denny 347 5.9
Majority 455 7.7
Turnout 5,862 65.6
Conservative win (new seat)


Election Results - West Sussex County Council

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