Haywards Heath Town (electoral division)

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Coordinates: 50°59′58″N 0°06′17″W / 50.99936°N 0.10476°W / 50.99936; -0.10476

Haywards Heath Town
Haywards Heath Town
Shown within West Sussex
District: Mid Sussex
UK Parliament Constituency: Mid Sussex
Ceremonial County: West Sussex
EU Constituency: South East England
Electorate (2009): 8191
County Councillor
Sujan Wickremaratchi (Con)

Haywards Heath Town is an electoral division of West Sussex in the United Kingdom, and returns one member to sit on West Sussex County Council.

Extent[edit]

The division covers the central part of the town of Haywards Heath.

It comprises the following Mid Sussex District wards: Haywards Heath Ashenground Ward and Haywards Heath Heath Ward; and of the central part of the civil parish of Haywards Heath.

Election results[edit]

2013 Election[edit]

Results of the election held on 2 May 2013:

Haywards Heath Town
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Sujan Wickremaratchi 951 35.9 -6.3
UKIP Howard Burrell 614 23.2 N/A
Liberal Democrat Richard Bates 589 22.2 -23.8
Labour Greg Mountain 495 18.7 +13.5
Majority 337 12.7
Turnout 2,649 32.6 -7.9
Conservative gain from Liberal Democrat Swing

2009 Election[edit]

Results of the election held on 4 June 2009:

Haywards Heath Town
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Democrat Brian Hall 1,477 44.0 +4.6
Conservative Katy Bourne 1,416 42.2 +3.6
Green Philip Smith 289 8.6 +2.5
Labour Pascal Atkins 175 5.2 -10.7
Majority 61 1.8 +1.0
Turnout 3,357 40.1 -29.9
Liberal Democrat hold Swing

2005 Election[edit]

Results of the election held on 5 May 2005:

Haywards Heath Town
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Democrat Mr B Hall 2,096 39.4
Conservative Mrs M N Baker 2,052 38.6
Labour Mr R Goddard 846 15.9
Green Mr P P Smith 324 6.1
Majority 44 0.8
Turnout 5,318 70.0
Liberal Democrat win (new seat)

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