Election stage 2 count results

West of England Combined Authority Mayoral election stage 2 count results 2017-05-05T08:34:35+00:00

West of England Combined Authority Mayoral election stage 2 count results

The ballot papers for the eliminated candidates were checked. Second choice votes for the two remaining candidates were added to their first round totals. The candidate with the most votes was:

BOWLES, Tim Charles   The Conservative Party Candidate who is elected as the West of England Combined Authority Mayor

Stage 2 Declaration

Stage 2 count totals 05 May 2017

Total number of ballot papers verified at the conclusion of the second count is:

The total number of second preference votes given for each of the candidates is as follows:

West of England Combined Authority Mayoral total

Name Party Number of second preference votes
BOWLES, Tim Charles The Conservative Party Candidate 16,504
MANSELL, Lesley Ann  Labour and Co-operative Party 22,296
Candidates not remaining in the contest 55,288
Doubtfuls 5,437
Total number of votes 99,525

The number of ballot papers rejected is as follows:

Rejection reason Number of rejected ballot papers
(a) unmarked or void for uncertainty as to the second preference vote 5,437
Total number of rejected ballot papers
5,437

The total number of valid first and second preference votes cast for each of the remaining candidates is as follows:

Name Party First preference Second preference Total
BOWLES, Tim Charles  The Conservative Party Candidate 53,796 16,504 70,300
MANSELL, Lesley Ann   Labour and Co-operative Party 43,627 22,296 65,923
Totals 97,423 38,800 136,223

The local authority area breakdown of the total number of first and second preference votes given for each of the candidates is as follows:

Bath & North East Somerset

Name Party Number of second preference votes
BOWLES, Tim Charles  The Conservative Party Candidate 3,343
MANSELL, Lesley Ann   Labour and Co-operative Party 4,309
Candidates not remaining in the contest 12,694
Doubtfuls 1,207
Total number of votes 21,553

 

The number of ballot papers rejected is as follows:

Rejection reason Number of rejected ballot papers
(a) unmarked or void for uncertainty as to the second preference vote 1,207
Total number of rejected ballot papers
1,207

The total number of valid first and second preference votes cast for each of the remaining candidates is as follows:

Name Party First preference Second preference Total
BOWLES, Tim Charles  The Conservative Party Candidate 13,103 3,343 16,446
MANSELL, Lesley Ann   Labour and Co-operative Party 6,137 4,309 10,446

Bristol

Name Party Number of second preference votes
BOWLES, Tim Charles  The Conservative Party Candidate 6,917
MANSELL, Lesley Ann   Labour and Co-operative Party 13,935
Candidates not remaining in the contest 28,892
Doubtfuls 2,603
Total number of votes 52,347

 

The number of ballot papers rejected is as follows:

Rejection reason Number of rejected ballot papers
(a) unmarked or void for uncertainty as to the second preference vote 2,603
Total number of rejected ballot papers
2,603

The total number of valid first and second preference votes cast for each of the remaining candidates is as follows:

Name Party First preference Second preference Total
BOWLES, Tim Charles The Conservative Party Candidate 18,146 6,917 25,063
MANSELL, Lesley Ann   Labour and Co-operative Party 29,676 13,935 43,611

South Gloucestershire

Name Party Number of second preference votes
BOWLES, Tim Charles  The Conservative Party Candidate 6,244
MANSELL, Lesley Ann   Labour and Co-operative Party 4,052
Candidates not remaining in the contest 13,702
Doubtfuls 1,627
Total number of votes 25,625

The number of ballot papers rejected is as follows:

Rejection reason Number of rejected ballot papers
(a) unmarked or void for uncertainty as to the second preference vote 1,627
Total number of rejected ballot papers
1,627

The total number of valid first and second preference votes cast for each of the remaining candidates is as follows:

Name Party First preference Second preference Total
BOWLES, Tim Charles  The Conservative Party Candidate 22,547 6,244 28,791
MANSELL, Lesley Ann   Labour and Co-operative Party 7,814 4,052 11,866