Park (electoral ward)

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Park is an electoral ward in Windsor, Berkshire. It is represented by two councillors (Phillip Bicknell and Natasha Airey of the Conservative Party) in the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead.[1] Nationally, the ward forms part of the UK Parliamentary constituency of Windsor[2] and is represented by Adam Afriyie of the Conservative Party.

On 1 December 2011, there weare 3,702 voters on the electoral roll for the ward.[3]

Royal Borough representation[edit]

The two seats for the councillors representing the ward in the Royal Borough are determined by the Multi-member plurality system (the two candidates who receive the plurality of the votes cast). Royal Borough elections are held every four years.

Past election results[edit]

Royal Borough election, 5 May 2011 [4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Phillip Bicknell 1076
Conservative Natasha Lavender 996
Liberal Democrat John Edwards 310
Liberal Democrat Julie Hartshorn 309
Labour Brent Curless 282
Total formal votes
Informal votes 9
Turnout 46.6
Royal Borough by-election, 6 January 2011 [5][6]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Natasha Lavender 637
Liberal Democrat Richard Fagence 156
Labour Laura Binnie 149
Independent Derek Prime 47
Majority 481
Total formal votes 989
Informal votes
Turnout
Royal Borough election 2007 [7]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Phillip Bicknell 1098
Conservative Richard Gard 1046
Liberal Democrat Michael Scott 596
Liberal Democrat Beverley Green 575
Labour Brent Curless 72
Labour Andrew Gittens 69
Total formal votes 3456
Informal votes 7
Turnout 1781[8] 49.28
Royal Borough election 2003 [9]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Democrat Michael Scott 854
Liberal Democrat Beverley Green 835
Conservative Anthony Cross 640
Conservative John Henson 634
Labour Brent Curless 77
Labour Annemarie Price 67
Total formal votes 3107
Informal votes 3
Turnout 1572[10] 37.34

References[edit]

  1. ^ Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead: Park Ward
  2. ^ The Parliamentary Constituencies (England) Order 2007
  3. ^ Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead: Park Ward
  4. ^ [1]
  5. ^ [2]
  6. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on April 9, 2010. Retrieved March 24, 2010. 
  7. ^ Declaration of Result of Poll for the Park ward of the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead
  8. ^ Borough Election Results - May 2007 - Turnout Figures Archived January 12, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  9. ^ Declaration of Result of Poll for the Park ward of the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead
  10. ^ Borough Election Results - May 2003 - Turnout Figures Archived June 11, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.