Candidate Details for Forest of Dean: Lydney

County Council - Thursday 6 May 2021
Comparison with previous election

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 Conservative Hold Alan Preest was re-elected with a majority of 34%, a change of 9% from the previous election. A total of 2788 votes were cast.

Table of main parties and election candidates retaining deposit
Election CandidatePartyNumber%Status% Change
Alan PreestConservative151454%Re-elected9%
Mel FarrantLabour56620%--3%
Andy WrightGreen Party41715%Not electedn/a
Other election candidates-see below29110%-10%
Table of other election candidates
Election Candidate Party Number % Outcome
Terry Tull Liberal Democrat 137 5% Not elected
Alan Grant UKIP 91 3% Not elected
Claude Mickleson Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition 63 2% Not elected