Lib Dems win in Dacorum

8 May 2023
2023 Dacorum Lib Dem council group

On Friday 5th May the final votes were counted the Liberal Democrats won 28 Councillors, (15 in Hemel, 13 in Tring & Berkhamsted area)

As Liberal Democrats gained nine seats while the Tories lost 13 seats in the elections, Lib-Dems becomes the administrator for the first time in Dacorum.

Election results per ward are as follows;

  • Adeyfield West - Adrian England and Ron Tindall were both elected. Adrian had 654 votes while Ron received 612 votes.
  • Aldbury and Wigginton - Paul Reynolds was elected with 471 votes.
  • Aspley and Corner Hall - Toni Cox, David Deacon and Carrie Link were all elected. Toni received 990 votes, David gained 1,053 votes and Carrie had 978 votes.
  • Berkhamsted Castle - Ian Bristow and Rick Freedman were both elected. Ian had 1,287 while Rick had 1,205 votes.
  • Berkhamsted East - Garrick Stevens and Nigel Taylor were both elected. Garrick had 1,300 votes while Nigel got 1,065 votes.
  • Berkhamsted West - Robert Stewart and Sally Symington were both elected. Sally received 1,155 votes while Robert had 987 votes.
  • Boxmoor - William Allen, Simy Dhyani and Claire Hobson were all elected. William received 1,668 votes, Simy had 1,451 votes and Claire gained 1,563 votes.
  • Hemel Hempstead Town - Sadie Hobson and Victoria Santamaria were both elected. Sadie gained 621 votes while Victoria had 555 votes.
  • Highfield - Sammy Barry-Mears and Brenda Link were both elected. Brenda had 464 votes while Sammy had 450 votes.
  • Leverstock Green - Robin Bromham, Jonathan Gale, Catherine McArevey were all elected. Robin received 1,098 Jonathan had 1,060 votes and Catherine gained 966 votes.
  • Northchurch - Lara Pringle was elected. Lara received 707 votes.
  • Tring Central - Carole Weston and Sheron Wilkie were both elected. Carole gained 780 votes while Sheron had 902 votes.
  • Tring East - Michela Capozzi (Lib Dems) was elected. Michaela received 580 votes.
  • Tring West and Rural - John Mottershead and Brian Patterson were both elected. Brian raked up 1,035 votes and John had 844 votes.

Please see our election results page for more information here