The remaining 14 seats are held by four Independents, five Minority
Parties and others, three Liberal-Democrats, and two Labour.
Two Conservative gains were cause
for a family celebration with father Charles Day taking one of the
Walton seats and his son David Day taking the Paston ward seat.
Davids mother Sue is already a Paston councillor.
Two former mayors of Peterborough
lost their seats this year. Independent David Raines lost his
Werrington South seat to Conservative Colin Burton and Independent
John Bartlett lost his Eye and Thorney seat to Conservative Ray
Voting figures for the 20 seats
(with defending candidates marked with an asterisk*) were:
Barnack - Martin Edward Bamford (Green) 193 votes; David
Edward Over* (Conservative hold) 816 votes turnout 45 per cent.
Bretton North - Penelope Anne Fower (Liberal Democrat) 241 votes;
Colin Stuart Martin (Labour) 630 votes; Patricia Ann Nash*
(Conservative hold) 1030 votes. Central - Shaukat Ali
(Conservative) 1351 votes; Nazim Khan (Labour gain) 1540 votes;
Diana Margaret Newman (Green) 211 votes; Mohammad Younis (Liberal
Democrat) 296 votes.
Dogsthorpe - Ronald Clifford Graves (Labour) 187 votes;
Adrian James Miners* (Liberal hold) 1356 votes; Nicola Rodgers
(Green) 81 votes; Linzer Kaur Sidhu (Conservative) 222 votes
turnout 34 per cent.
East - Simon Edward Collister (Labour) 438 votes; Stephen
Kenneth Savill Goldspink* (Conservative hold) 1142 votes; Mohammad
Manazar Hussain (Liberal Democrat Focus Team) 279 votes; Sally
Josephine Plummer (Green) 209 votes.
Eye & Thorney - John Ernest Graham Bartlett* (Independent)
746 votes; Raymond John Dobbs (Conservative gain) 941 votes; Ann
Sylvester (Labour) 154 votes turnout 43 per cent. Fletton Ward -
Frances Elizabeth Benton (Conservative hold) 1239 votes; Christina
Jane Scrine (Labour) 631 votes turnout 28.5 per cent.
Glinton & Wittering - John Frederick White Holdich*
(Conservative hold) 1378 votes; Karen Denise How (Green) 101 votes;
Amy O'Boyle (UK Independence) 117 votes; Johanna Clair Potter
(Independent) 312 votes turnout 39.8 per cent.
Orton Longueville - Alan William Fromm (UK Independence)
206 votes; Peter Adrian Stephen Heinrich (Labour) 370 votes; Joan
Wilkinson (Green) 187 votes; Pamela Mary Winslade* (Conservative
hold) 1022 votes. Orton Waterville - John David Crane (Liberal
Democrats) 894 votes; Gavin Anthony Elsey (Conservative gain) 1384
votes; David Stanley Weaver (Labour) 193 votes turnout 41.6 per
cent. Orton with Hampton - Arthur Robin Ashman (UK Independence)
100 votes; Saima Husain (Green) 67 votes; Karen Peet (Liberal) 101
votes; Mary Beatrice Rainey (Labour) 227 votes; David Antony Seaton
(Conservative hold) 1155 votes turnout 27.8 per cent.
Park - Simon John Evans (Liberal) 79 votes; Abdul Hamid
(Liberal Democrat) 120 votes; Graham Michael King (Labour) 263
votes; John Philip Peach* (Conservative hold) 1723 votes; Fiona Jane
Radic (Green) 274 votes.
Paston - Colin Caborn (Labour) 385 votes; David Charles Day
(Conservative gain) 826 votes; Susan Lovelock (Liberal) 309 votes
turnout 31 per cent. Ravensthorpe - Roger Bruce Hughes
(Independent) 228 votes; Amjad Iqbal (Labour) 553 votes; Gul Nawaz*
(Conservative hold) 855 votes turnout 41 per cent.
Stanground Central - John Richard Knowles (Labour) (462
votes); Irene Walsh* (Conservative hold) 1060 votes; Christopher
Robert York (Independent) 504 votes turnout 32.5 per cent.
Walton x 2 seats - Charles George Day (Conservative
gain) 645 votes; John Richard Matthew Johnson (Conservative) 610
votes; James Nicholas Sandford* (Liberal Democrat Focus Team hold)
736 votes; Marianne Joyce Walker (Labour) 145 votes; Rohan Cameron
Stuart Wilson (Liberal Democrat Focus Team) 522 votes turnout 37.4
Werrington North - June Mary Bull (Conservative) 390 votes;
John Raymond Fox* (Independent hold) 1288 votes; Janet Susan
Goodacre (Labour) 135 votes; Sheila Walsh (Liberal Democrat) (91
votes) turnout 34.67 per cent.
Werrington South - Colin John Burton (Conservative gain)
972 votes; Vincent Stanley Moon (Labour and Co-Operative) 141 votes;
Richard Olive (Liberal Democrat Focus) 742 votes; David Raines*
(Independent) 706 votes turnout 48.7 per cent.
West Ward - Ashley John Baxter (Green) 99 votes; Robert
Edmund Burke (Independent) 758 votes; Muhammad Ikram (Liberal
Democrat) 93 votes; Mohammed Sabir (Labour) 466 votes; Samantha Jane
Smith (Conservative hold) 1683 votes.
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