Local Elections 2016

5th May 2016 saw elections in eight local authority areas. In addition there was a Mayoral Election in Bristol and Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Elections across the region on the same day.

The Councils with elections and Green candidates were:

Click the links above for details of the Green candidates

In Bristol Tony Dyer was our candidate for Mayor

In Avon & Somerset PCC area Chris Briton stood as a Green candidate for Commissioner

Local Council Elections May 5th 2016

Green Party Candidates

| Bristol | Cheltenham | Exeter | Gloucester | Plymouth | Stroud | Swindon | Weymouth |

In addition to the Council elections there are by-elections for Torbay Tormohun and Wiltshire Amesbury also on 5th May.

Bristol City Unitary

| Bristol Green Party Website | Bristol City Council Website |

70 Councillors to be elected for a four year term. Green candidates for 59 seats.

Bristol Mayoral Election - Green Party Candidate:   Tony Dyer

Ashley

Judith English

Ashley

Gus Hoyt

Ashley

Simon Stafford-Townsend

Avonmouth & Lawrence Weston

Geoff Collard

Avonmouth & Lawrence Weston

Don Brown

Avonmouth & Lawrence Weston

Dr Mo McManus

Bedminster

William Quick

Bedminster

Glenn Vowles

Bishopston & Ashley Down

Eleanor Combley

Bishopston & Ashley Down

Daniella Radice

Bishopsworth

Rory Casey

Bishopsworth

Martin Grant

Brislington East

Gabor Valter

Brislington East

Lisa Clarke 

Brislington West

Natasha Clarke 

Brislington West  

Sarah Jade Greenwood

Central

Ani Stafford -Townsend

Central

Rob Telford

Clifton

Paula O'Rourke

Clifton

Jerome Ungoed-Thomas

Clifton Down

Carla Denyer

Clifton Down

Clive Stevens

Cotham

Cleo Lake

Cotham

Guy Poultney

Easton

Tamara Evans Braun

Easton

Anna McMullen 

Eastville

Gabrielle Lobb 

Filwood

Makala Campbell

Frome Vale

Paul Masri

Frome Vale

Catherine Thomas

Hartcliffe & Withywood

Andrew Lawrence

Henbury & Brentry

Robert Triggs

Henbury & Brentry

Lela McTernan

Hengrove & Whitchurch Park

Barney Smith 

Hillfields

Rick Lovering 

Horfield

Ian Moss

Horfield

Chris Waller

Hotwells & Harbourside

Chris Millman

Knowle

Anna Jordan

Knowle

Heather Mack

Lawrence Hill

Isaac David

Lawrence Hill

Jon Eccles

Lockleaze

David Wilcox

Redland

Martin Fodor

Redland

Fi Hance

Southmead

Isaac Price-Sosner

Southville

Charlie Bolton

Southville

Stephen Clarke 

St George Central

Ruby Tucker 

St George Troopers Hill

Sean Buchan

St George West

Lorraine Francis

Stockwood

Pete Goodwin

Stockwood

Kerry Vosper

Stoke Bishop

Freya Dodd

Stoke Bishop

Nathan Haines

Westbury on Trym & Henleaze

Sharmila Bousa

Westbury on Trym & Henleaze

George Calascione

Windmill Hill

Rosa Targett

Windmill Hill

Eleanor Vowles

 

| Bristol | Cheltenham | Exeter | Gloucester | Plymouth | Stroud | Swindon | Weymouth |

Cheltenham District

| Cheltenham Green Party Website | Cheltenham District Council Website |

20 Councillors (half the council) to be elected for a four year term. Green candidates for every seat

All Saints

Aina Wylie

Battledown

Jon Stubbings

Benhall & The Reddings

Geoff Foster

Charlton Kings

Lorraine Mason

Charlton Park

Len Attard

College

Sarah Field

Hesters Way

Malcolm Allison

Lansdowne

Sophie Franklin

Leckhampton

Morgan Woodland

Oakley

Roberta Smart

Park

Anne Knight-Elliot

Pittville

Ian Lander

Prestbury

Cathy Green

Spring Bank

Dale Campbell

St Mark’s

Demelza Jones

St Pauls

Jasmine Moreton

St Peter’s

Emily Campbell

Swindon Village

Adrian Becker

Up Hatherly

Adam Vancoevorden

Warden Hill

Tim Bonsor

 

| Bristol | Cheltenham | Exeter | Gloucester | Plymouth | Stroud | Swindon | Weymouth |

Exeter City

| Exeter Green Party Website | Exeter City Council Website |

All 39 Councillors to be elected. In each ward there are three councillors, the one gaining most votes will serve for 4 years, the second for 3 years and the third for two years. At least one Green candidate in every ward.

Alphington

Andrew Bell

Alphington

Isabel Castle

Alphington

Audaye Elesedy

Duryard and St James  

Bethany Payne 

Duryard and St James  

Rouben Freeman

Duryard and St James  

Jennifer Steer  

Exwick

Steven Porter

Heavitree

Gill Baker

Heavitree

Rob Davies

Heavitree

Steven Jones 

Mincinglake

Bridget Oliver

Newtown & St Leonards

Tom Milburn

Newtown & St Leonards

Andrew Cheesewright

Newtown & St Leonards

Joseph Powell

Pennsylvania 

Lizzie Woodman

Pennsylvania 

Alysa Freeman

Pennsylvania 

David Barker-Hahlo   

Pinhoe

Diana Jones

Priory

Lynn Wetenhall

St Davids

Diana Moore

St Davids

Mark Shorto

St Davids

Kay  Powell

St loyes

Ben Head 

St Thomas 

Joe Levy  

St Thomas 

Cheryl  Freeman

St Thomas 

Sam Bolitho 

Topsham

John Moreman

 

| Bristol | Cheltenham | Exeter | Gloucester | Plymouth | Stroud | Swindon | Weymouth |

Gloucester City

| Gloucester Green Party Website | Gloucester City Council Website |

All 39 Councillors to be elected across 18 wards for a 4 year term. Green candidates in 14 wards

Abbeydale

Emily Hoddy

Abbeymead

Michael Richardson

Barnwood

Brendan Baker

Barton and Tredworth

Charles Bircher

Barton and Tredworth

Gareth John

Elmbridge

Frances Griffiths

Elmbridge

Jonathan Ingleby

Hucclecote

Henry Jones

Kingsholm

Mairi Mills

Kingsway

Chloe French

Longlevens

Chris Britton

Matson and Robinswood

Roslyn Durrant

Moreland

Matthew Sidford

Tuffley

Eva Langrock-Bircher

Westgate

Mariana Straton

 

| Bristol | Cheltenham | Exeter | Gloucester | Plymouth | Stroud | Swindon | Weymouth |

Plymouth City Unitary

| Plymouth Green Party Website | Plymouth City Council Website |

19 Councillors (one third of the total) to be elected for 4 year terms. Green candidates in 10 of the 19 wards.

Budshead

Joshua Pope

Compton

Colin Trier

Devonport

Andy Pratt

Eggbuckland

Sam Down

Peverell

Wendy Miller

Plymstock Radford

Connor Clarke

Southway

Daniel Sheaff

St Budeaux

Stan Beale

St Peter and the Waterfront

Jessica Horner

Sutton and Mount Gould

Daniel Van Cleak

 

| Bristol | Cheltenham | Exeter | Gloucester | Plymouth | Stroud | Swindon | Weymouth |

Stroud District

| Stroud Green Party Website | Stroud District Council Website |

All 49 councillors to be elected for a four year term. Green candidtaes in all 28 wards.

Amberley

Martyn Cutcher

Berkeley

Thomas Willetts

Bisley

Anna Bonallack

Cainscross

Helen Royall

Cam East

Stephen Naumann

Cam West

Neil Buick

Chalford

Carolyn Billingsley

Coaley

Jim Dewey

Dursley

Miriam Yagud

Hardwicke

Sally Pickering

Kingswood

Alan Sage

Minch

Christopher Jockel

Nailsworth

Norman Kay

Painswick & Upton

Peter Adams

Randwick, Whiteshill & Ruscombe

Cllr Jonathan Edmunds

Rodborough

Philip Blomberg

Rodborough

Kiera Jones

Severn

Robin Lewis

Stonehouse

Carol Kambites

Stroud Central

Caroline Baird

Stroud Farmhill & Paganhill

Brian Nimblette

Stroud Slade

Cllr Simon Pickering

Stroud Trinity

Cllr John Marjoram

Stroud Uplands

Peter Richardson

Stroud Valley

Martin Baxendale

The Stanleys

Nicola Hillary

Thrupp

Cllr Martin Whiteside

Wotton

Catherine Braun

 

| Bristol | Cheltenham | Exeter | Gloucester | Plymouth | Stroud | Swindon | Weymouth |

Swindon Unitary

| Swindon Green Party Website | Swindon Council Website |

19 Councillors (one third of the total) to be elected for a four year term. Green candidates in 15 wards.

Blunsdon & Highworth

 Andy Day

Covingham & Dorcan

 Chris Noyce

Eastcott (target ward)

Andy Bentley

Gorse Hill & Pinehurst

Poppy Leeder

Haydon Wick

Andrew Francis

Liden, Eldene & Park South

David Miles

Mannington & Western

Livio Pavone

Old Town

Bill Hughes 

Priory Vale

Simon Fairbourn

Ridgeway

Paul Sunners

Rodbourne Cheney

Rod Hebden

Shaw

Ken Kimber

St Margaret & South Marston

Howard March

Walcot & Park North

Jenni Miles

Wroughton & Wichelstowe

Talis Kimberley-Fairbourn

 

| Bristol | Cheltenham | Exeter | Gloucester | Plymouth | Stroud | Swindon | Weymouth |

Weymouth & Portland District

| SW Dorset Green Party Website | Weymouth & Portland Council Website |

12 Councillors to be elected for four years plus a by-election in Wyke Regis to sit for two years. Green candidates in seven wards.

Littlemoor

Jon Tomblin

Melcombe Regis

Daragh Croxson

Radipole

Derek Fawell

Westham East

James Askew

Weymouth East

Jon Orrell

Weymouth West

Brian Heatley

Wyke Regis

Lee Dalton

 

| Bristol | Cheltenham | Exeter | Gloucester | Plymouth | Stroud | Swindon | Weymouth |