Election results for College Town

Borough Council Elections - Thursday, 1 May 1997

College Town - results
Election Candidate Party Votes %
Andrew (Andy) Duncan Blatchford Conservative 1219 24% Elected
Raymond Simonds Conservative 1142 22% Elected
Veronica Anne Sullivan Liberal Democrat 993 19% Not elected
David Alan Neighbour Liberal Democrat 982 19% Not elected
Ian Plested Labour 397 8% Not elected
Alexandra Denise Tidd Labour 381 7% Not elected
Voting Summary
Details Number
Seats 2
Total votes 5114
Electorate 4079
Number of ballot papers verified 2843
Number of ballot papers rejected 19
Turnout 70%
Share of the votes (%)
Andrew (Andy) Duncan Blatchford 24% Elected
Raymond Simonds 22% Elected
Veronica Anne Sullivan 19% Not elected
David Alan Neighbour 19% Not elected
Ian Plested 8% Not elected
Alexandra Denise Tidd 7% Not elected
Rejected ballot papers
DescriptionNumber
Unmarked or Void for uncertainty:16
Voted for more candidates than voter entitled to:2
Writing or mark by which voter could be identified:1
Total rejected19