Elections results - County


Essex County Council is made up of 75 elected Councillors, representing 70 Electoral Divisions - 65 Divisions elect one Councillor and 5 Divisions elect two Councillors.

There are three county divisions in Harlow.

  • Harlow North (one Councillor)
  • Harlow South East (one Councillor)
  • Harlow West (two Councillors)

Elections are held every four years. The next scheduled elections are due to take place in May 2021.

Essex County Council Elections Results - 4 May 2017

Harlow North

Name of Candidate Description (if any) Number of votes
Michael Ralph Danvers The Labour Party 2,036
Michael George Garnett The Conservative Party


Lesley Anne Rideout Liberal Democrats 379


Turnout 29.10%

Harlow South East

Name of Candidate Description (if any) Number of votes
Eugenie Vernon Fleur Harvey The Labour Party 1,495
Eddie Johnson The Conservative Party 2,468 ELECTED
Christopher Stephen Robins Liberal Democrats 293


Turnout: 28.71%


Harlow West

Name of Candidate Description (if any) Number of votes
James Richard Aicken Green Party 405
Hannah Ellen Clare Green party 561
Karen Elizabeth Clempner The Labour Party 3,457
Tony Durcan The Labour Party 3,315
Michael Edward Hardware The Conservative Party 3,940 ELECTED
Christopher Millington Liberal Democrats 297
Clive Thomas Souter The Conservative Party 3,802 ELECTED
Robert Keith Thurston Liberal Democrats 248


Turnout: 28.25%


Overall turnout: 28.59%

Full results for the Essex County Council Elections can be found on the Essex County Council website