not a member? Join
The Devon County Council election results are in and there aren't many surprises.
All the incumbent councillors kept their seats apart from in the South Brent and Yealmpton ward where the Conservative Party's Richard Hosking lost his seat to the Liberal Democrat's Daniel Thomas.
The results are as follows:
Bickleigh and Wembury - 38.59% turnout
John Hart, Conservative Party, 2,470 ELECTED
Christopher Oram, Liberal Democrat, 353Edward Parsons, Labour Party, 534Emma Relph, Freedom Alliance, 59Win Scutt (commonly known as Win Scutt) Green Party 416
Dartmouth and Marldon - 40.28% turnout
Carlo Bragagnolo, Reform UK, 92
Lynn Gunnigle, Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition, 82Jonathan Hawkins, Conservative Party, 2,380 ELECTEDKevin John, Labour Party, 549Christian Parkes, Freedom Alliance, 59Simon Rake, Liberal Democrat, 707
Ivybridge - 37.75% turnout
Victor Abbott, Liberal Democrat, 855Roger Croad, Conservative Party, 1,982 ELECTEDSimon Gedye, Freedom Alliance, 65David Trigger, Labour Party, 621
Kingsbridge - 48.02% turnout
Julian Brazil, Liberal Democrat, 2,683 ELECTEDPeter Burgess, Freedom Alliance, 89Samantha Dennis, Conservative Party, 1,793Paul Furlong, Labour Party, 237Bettina Rixon, Green Party, 276
Salcombe - 44.02% turnout
Jonno Barrett, Labour Party, 479Jim Blake, Freedom Alliance, 68Rufus Gilbert, Conservative Party, 2,500 ELECTEDMark Lawrence, Liberal Democrat, 622Lily Rixon, Green Party, 462
South Brent and Yealmpton - 48.75% turnout
Paul Bishop, Labour Party, 784Richard Hosking, Conservative Party, 2,074James Sandy, Freedom Alliance, 119Daniel Thomas, Liberal Democrat, 2,112 ELECTED
Totnes and Dartington - 47.97% turnoutJill Hannam, Labour Party, 738Jacqi Hodgson, Green Party, 3,026 ELECTEDStephen Hopwood, Freedom Alliance, 189Jamie Rogers, Conservative Party, 1,088
We will have a closer look into these results so keep an eye out for some more in depth analysis.
Would you like to feature your business in this section?
* The information contained on this page is correct to the best of our knowledge, if you notice anything that you know to be incorrect or misleading, please contact us.