Elections

May 2019 County Council Elections – RESULTS  

Here are the results for Green Party candidates standing in the County Council election. 

We stood in 12 wards (out of 52 – the election in the 53rd ward was delayed due to bereavement) and received a total of 6652 votes out of 50543 across the County = 13.2%.

We had the third highest vote share behind Conservatives who stood in every ward and Independents who stood in 25 wards.

Measured by votes per ward contested, we were the most successful party:

    Greens 554 votes per ward

    Independents 503

    It’s Our County 438 

    Conservatives 331 

    Lib Dem 264

    Other 247

    Labour 192

    UKIP 137 

The full results for all 52 wards are available as a pdf on the Herefordshire Council website here

Green councillors elected May 2019:

TONI FAGAN, Birch – ELECTED with 64% of the vote 

Election address 

Birch ward map  

ELLIE CHOWNS, Bishops Frome & Cradley – ELECTED with 79% of the vote 

Election address 

Bishops Frome ward map 

JEREMY MILLN, Hereford Central – ELECTED with 54% of the vote 

Election address 

Central ward map 

DIANA TOYNBEE, Hereford Greyfriars – ELECTED with 53% of the vote 

Election address 

Greyfriars ward map 

JENNY BARTLETT, Leominster East – ELECTED with 72% of the vote 

Election address 

Leominster East ward map 

TESSA SMITH WINNARD, Leominster North & Rural – SECOND with 36% of the vote 

Election address 

Leominster North ward map 

TRISH MARSH, Leominster South – ELECTED with 73% of the vote 

Election address 

Leominster South ward map 

FELICITY NORMAN, Leominster West – ELECTED with 73% of the vote 

Election address 

Leominster West ward map 

MAGGIE SETTERFIELD, Llangarron – SECOND with 46% of the vote 

Election address 

Llangarron ward map 

ROB PALGRAVE, Old Gore – SECOND with 42% of the vote 

Election address 

Old Gore ward map 

REBECCA TULLY, Three Crosses – SECOND with 38% of the vote 

Election address 

Three Crosses ward map 

CAROLE PROTHEROUGH, Wormside – SECOND with 39% of the vote 

Election address 

Wormside ward map 

General Election results – Green votes 

Below are the results of the last three general elections. We’re proud that in both constituencies, on each occasion our vote count put us in the top third of all constituencies who stood a Green candidate. And in North Herefordshire we came in the top ten in 2017 and 2019. 

Year Hereford & S. Herefordshire North Herefordshire United Kingdom 
2019 Diana Toynbee: 2371 votes, 4th place
4.8% of constituency vote
75th best Green constituency out of 497 
Ellie Chowns: 4769 votes, 4th place
9.3% of constituency vote
9th best Green constituency out of 497 
865715 Green votes
2.7% of UK total 
2017 Diana Toynbee: 1220 votes, 5th place
2.4% of constituency vote
124th best Green constituency out of 476 
Ellie Chowns: 2771 votes, 4th place
5.5% of constituency vote
9th best Green constituency out of 476 
525665 Green votes
1.63% of UK total 
2015 Diana Toynbee: 3415 votes, 5th place
7.2% of constituency vote
51st best Green constituency out of 573 
Daisy Blench: 3341 votes, 5th place
7.0% of constituency vote
55th best Green constituency out of 573 
1157630 Green votes
3.8% of UK total