Local Elections 2022 Results

Results of Local elections that have taken place in 2022.

Election of Parish Councillor for Thorley Urban 

At the close of nominations the number of valid nominations did not exceed the number of vacancies on Thorley Parish Council. Therefore, the Thorley Parish by-election is uncontested and no poll is required. The candidate who submitted a valid nomination has been duly elected. For further information please see:


Neighbourhood Planning Referendum for Much Hadham

Please see the Declaration results. 


Town Council 2022 Results

Election of a Town Councillor for Sawbridgeworth

Election Results
Name of Candidate Description (if any) Number of Votes*
MACY, Timothy Liberal Democrats 480
NEWELL, Paul Labour Party 460
PARR, Frederick Charles The Conservative Party Candidate 830  (Elected)
RIDER, John Philip The Conservative Party Candidate 844  (Elected)
VANDORE, Emma Mary Liberal Democrats 515
WYATT, Angus James The Conservative Party Candidate 832  (Elected)

*If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes

Rejected Ballot Papers
The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows: Number of ballot papers
A) want of an official mark 0
B) voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to 4
C) writing or mark by which voter could be identified 0
D) being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty 4
E) rejected in part 0
Total 8

Vacant seats: 3
Electorate: 6848
Ballot Papers Issued: 1472 
Turnout: 21.5%