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Eastleigh Borough Council, 2012
Lib Dems hold

An election was held on 3 May 2012 for 15 of the 44 seats on Eastleigh Borough Council. These seats were last contested in 2008.

The Lib Dems retained majority control with the same number of seats as before.

Results
Seats
Lib Dems
13
Conservative
2
Vote Share
Lib Dems
45.3%
Conservative
26.7%
Labour
15.0%
UKIP
10.7%
Green
1.4%
Other
0.7%

Party Seats Net Change Seats % Votes Votes %
Lib Dems 13 - 86.7% 12,210 45.3%
Conservative 2 - 13.3% 7,202 26.7%
Labour 0 - - 4,050 15.0%
UKIP 0 - - 2,887 10.7%
Green 0 - - 382 1.4%
English Democrats 0 - - 106 0.4%
Independents 0 - - 88 0.3%


New Council Composition
Party Total Seats Net Change
Lib Dems 40 -
Conservative 4 -


Ward Results


Bishopstoke East
Lib Dems hold
Lib Dems
44.0%
UKIP
24.0%
Labour
17.1%
Conservative
14.9%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems Trevor Mignot 652 44.0%
UKIP Martin Lyon 355 24.0%
Labour Mary Shephard 253 17.1%
Conservative Lorna Atterbury 221 14.9%


Bishopstoke West
Lib Dems hold
Lib Dems
45.4%
Labour
34.0%
UKIP
10.6%
Conservative
9.9%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems Anne Winstanley 709 45.4%
Labour Susan Toher 531 34.0%
UKIP Peter Stewart 165 10.6%
Conservative Edward Law 155 9.9%


Botley
Lib Dems hold
Lib Dems
49.9%
Conservative
34.4%
Labour
9.0%
UKIP
6.7%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems Rupert Kyrle 897 49.9%
Conservative Graham Hunter 619 34.4%
Labour Kevin Williamson 161 9.0%
UKIP Elizabeth McKay 121 6.7%


Bursledon and Old Netley
Lib Dems hold
Lib Dems
49.9%
Conservative
27.7%
Labour
8.4%
UKIP
8.0%
Green
5.9%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems Stephen Holes 918 49.9%
Conservative Frair Burgess 510 27.7%
Labour Stewart Hardie 155 8.4%
UKIP John Tomlin 147 8.0%
Green Iain MacLennan 108 5.9%


Chandlers Ford East
Lib Dems hold
Lib Dems
48.9%
Conservative
26.7%
Labour
12.9%
UKIP
11.5%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems Haulwen Broadhurst 644 48.9%
Conservative Paul Cole 351 26.7%
Labour Philip Grice 170 12.9%
UKIP Paul Webber 151 11.5%


Chandlers Ford West
Lib Dems hold
Lib Dems
47.1%
Conservative
34.0%
Labour
10.7%
UKIP
8.2%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems David Pragnell 763 47.1%
Conservative Mark Streeter 551 34.0%
Labour Peter Clayton 174 10.7%
UKIP Vivienne Young 133 8.2%


Eastleigh Central
Lib Dems hold
Lib Dems
38.7%
Labour
27.9%
Conservative
13.7%
UKIP
11.6%
Green
8.1%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems Simon Bancroft 841 38.7%
Labour Christopher Gilkes 605 27.9%
Conservative Michael Read 297 13.7%
UKIP Daniel Bradbeer 252 11.6%
Green Stuart Jebbitt 177 8.1%


Eastleigh North
Lib Dems hold
Lib Dems
46.2%
Conservative
20.6%
Labour
15.2%
UKIP
13.4%
Symonds
4.5%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems Christopher Thomas 894 46.2%
Conservative Christopher Rhodes 399 20.6%
Labour Alison Penders 294 15.2%
UKIP Caroline Bradbeer 260 13.4%
Independent Kathleen Symonds 88 4.5%


Eastleigh South
Lib Dems hold
Lib Dems
38.0%
Labour
37.4%
Conservative
14.7%
UKIP
9.9%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems Darshan Mann 742 38.0%
Labour Peter Luffman 729 37.4%
Conservative Cindy George 286 14.7%
UKIP Christopher Greenwood 194 9.9%


Fair Oak and Horton Heath
Lib Dems hold
Lib Dems
51.7%
Conservative
24.0%
Labour
13.8%
UKIP
10.5%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems Andrew Cossey 1,087 51.7%
Conservative Colin Atterbury 504 24.0%
Labour Gwendoline Borrill 291 13.8%
UKIP George McGuinness 221 10.5%


Hamble-le-Rice and Butlocks Heath
Lib Dems hold
Lib Dems
49.9%
Conservative
34.4%
UKIP
5.3%
Green
5.2%
Labour
5.2%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems Suzannah Hamel 934 49.9%
Conservative Elizabeth Lear 643 34.4%
UKIP Frederick Estall 100 5.3%
Green Linda MacLennan 97 5.2%
Labour Edward White 97 5.2%


Hedge End St. Johns
Lib Dems hold
Lib Dems
48.2%
Conservative
30.3%
UKIP
13.6%
Labour
7.8%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems Jane Welsh 1,070 48.2%
Conservative Paul Redding 673 30.3%
UKIP Michale O'Donoghue 301 13.6%
Labour Christine McKeone 174 7.8%


Hiltingbury East
Conservative hold
Conservative
49.7%
Lib Dems
36.1%
Labour
6.0%
UKIP
4.8%
English Democrats
3.4%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative Godfrey Olson 924 49.7%
Lib Dems Peter Child 671 36.1%
Labour Colin Davies 112 6.0%
UKIP Peter House 90 4.8%
English Democrats John Edwards 64 3.4%


Hiltingbury West
Conservative hold
Conservative
52.3%
Lib Dems
28.3%
Labour
9.7%
UKIP
7.2%
English Democrats
2.5%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative Michael Hughes 891 52.3%
Lib Dems James Duguid 482 28.3%
Labour Kevin Butt 165 9.7%
UKIP Fiona Mapleson 123 7.2%
English Democrats Mark Lancaster 42 2.5%


Netley Abbey
Lib Dems hold
Lib Dems
60.5%
UKIP
18.3%
Conservative
11.9%
Labour
9.3%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems David Airey 906 60.5%
UKIP Christopher Martin 274 18.3%
Conservative Maureen Queen 178 11.9%
Labour Susan Parkinson 139 9.3%


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