Residents of Watford have voted for councillors to represent them in each of the 12 wards of Watford Borough Council.
The result was announced by our Returning Officer, Watford Borough Council’s Managing Director, Manny Lewis, at the count in Watford Leisure Centre Central today (Friday 4 May).
Each ward – or area of town – is represented by three councillors. Residents in Watford voted for one councillor for each of the wards in polling stations across the town yesterday (Thursday 3 May).
The councillors elected this year are as follows:
- Callowland – Cllr Ian Alexander Eric Stoesbury (Liberal Democrat)
- Central – Cllr Aga Dychton (Liberal Democrat)
- Holywell – Cllr Matt Turmaine (Labour Party)
- Leggatts – Cllr Bilqees Mauthoor (Labour Party)
- Meriden – Cllr Antony James Barton (Liberal Democrat)
- Nascot – Cllr Jane Alexandra Johnson (Liberal Democrat)
- Oxhey – Cllr Maggie Parker (Liberal Democrat)
- Park – Cllr Peter John Christopher Kloss (Liberal Democrat)
- Stanborough – Cllr Keith Murray Crout (Liberal Democrat)
- Tudor – Cllr Stephen Edward Johnson (Liberal Democrat)
- Vicarage – Cllr Nasreen Shah (Labour Party)
- Woodside – Cllr Glen Bryce Saffery (Liberal Democrat)
Watford is taking part in a voter ID pilot, so voters were required to bring a form of ID with them yesterday (Thursday 3 May). Postal votes were submitted as normal, unaffected by the pilot.
The results of the voter ID pilot will be made available in due course. For a full break-down of the Mayoral election results, visit watford.gov.uk/electionresults
The voter turn-out for the borough council elections was 39.28%.