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Election 2011

The Conservatives held firm in Brentwood’s local council elections last night, retaining all seats defended. New Phoenix FM presenter Chris Hossack retained his seat in Hutton East and former presenter Russell Quirk was re-elected to the council after winning Hutton North.

The Liberal Democrats didn’t suffer as badly as national polls suggested, although they did lose one seat, Brentwood West, to the Conservatives by just 10 votes.

Labour’s Mike Le-Surf held onto Brentwood South with a greatly increased majority over another former Phoenix FM presenter, David Bishop.

Steve Robertson and Ed Wellman from PHOENIX FM interviewed a number of the candidates on the night and you can hear these again below.

[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Barry-Aspinell-Ed-05-05-2011.mp3] Barry Aspinell
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Phil-Baker-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] Phil Baker
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-David-Bishop-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] David Bishop
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Stuart-Gulleford-Ed-05-05-2011.mp3] Stuart Gulleford
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Chris-Hossack-Ed-05-05-2011.mp3] Chris Hossack
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Mike-Le-Surf-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] Mike Le-Surf
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-William-Lloyd-Ed-05-05-2011.mp3] William Lloyd
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Louise-McKinlay-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] Louise McKinlay
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Julie-Morrissey-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] Julie Morrissey
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-James-Sapwell-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] James Sapwell

Brentwood North

James Sapwell (Liberal Democrats) 859
James Tumbridge (Conservative) 719
Bill Beekoo (Labour) 281
Kenneth Gulleford (UKIP) 151

Brentwood South

Mike Le-Surf (Labour) 850
David Bishop (Conservative) 726
Trevor Ellis (Liberal Democrats) 306

Brentwood West

William Russell (Conservative) 958
Karen Chilvers (Liberal Democrats) 948
Julie Morrissey (Labour) 221

Brizes and Doddinghurst

Ann Naylor (Conservative) 1213
Nina Cutbush (Liberal Democrats) 338
Yvonne Maguire (UKIP) 308
Yvonne Waterhouse (Labour) 206

Herongate, Ingrave and West Horndon

Gordon MacLellan (Conservative) 862
James Gulleford (UKIP) 177
Gareth Barrett (Labour) 167
Linda Price (Liberal Democrats) 142

Hutton East

Christopher Hossack (Conservative) 663
John Pickard (Labour) 205
Stuart Gulleford (UKIP) 190
June Spencer (Liberal Democrats) 159

Hutton North

Russell Quirk (Conservative) 636
Graham Soames (Independent) 545
Tim Waterhouse (Labour) 150
Stephen Tyrrell (Liberal Democrats) 141
Jan Gearon-Simm (Green) 49

Ingatestone, Fryerning and Mountnessing

Noelle Hones (Conservative) 1311
Keith Sparling (Conservative) 1223
Jane Winter (Labour) 375
Pat Dedman (Labour) 360
Janette Gulleford (UKIP) 358
Kristiana Papi (Liberal Democrats) 336
Colin Brown (Liberal Democrats) 328

Pilgrims Hatch

Vicky Davies (Liberal Democrats) 1091
John Kerslake (Conservative) 565
Dave Smith (Labour) 253

Shenfield

Philip Baker (Conservative) 1286
Malcolm Featherston (Liberal Democrats) 609
David Watt (UKIP) 191
Tim Barrett (Labour) 184

Tipps Cross

Madeline Henwood (Conservative) 1018
Roberta Hall (Liberal Democrats) 261
Michele Wigram (Labour) 176

Warley

William Lloyd (Conservative) 978
Cyril Young (Liberal Democrats) 782
Peter Mayo (Labour) 259
Kim Burelli (English Democrats) 110

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Election 2011

The Conservatives held firm in Brentwood’s local council elections last night, retaining all seats defended. New Phoenix FM presenter Chris Hossack retained his seat in Hutton East and former presenter Russell Quirk was re-elected to the council after winning Hutton North.

The Liberal Democrats didn’t suffer as badly as national polls suggested, although they did lose one seat, Brentwood West, to the Conservatives by just 10 votes.

Labour’s Mike Le-Surf held onto Brentwood South with a greatly increased majority over another former Phoenix FM presenter, David Bishop.

Steve Robertson and Ed Wellman from PHOENIX FM interviewed a number of the candidates on the night and you can hear these again below.

[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Barry-Aspinell-Ed-05-05-2011.mp3] Barry Aspinell
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Phil-Baker-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] Phil Baker
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-David-Bishop-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] David Bishop
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Stuart-Gulleford-Ed-05-05-2011.mp3] Stuart Gulleford
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Chris-Hossack-Ed-05-05-2011.mp3] Chris Hossack
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Mike-Le-Surf-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] Mike Le-Surf
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-William-Lloyd-Ed-05-05-2011.mp3] William Lloyd
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Louise-McKinlay-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] Louise McKinlay
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Julie-Morrissey-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] Julie Morrissey
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-James-Sapwell-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] James Sapwell

Brentwood North

James Sapwell (Liberal Democrats) 859
James Tumbridge (Conservative) 719
Bill Beekoo (Labour) 281
Kenneth Gulleford (UKIP) 151

Brentwood South

Mike Le-Surf (Labour) 850
David Bishop (Conservative) 726
Trevor Ellis (Liberal Democrats) 306

Brentwood West

William Russell (Conservative) 958
Karen Chilvers (Liberal Democrats) 948
Julie Morrissey (Labour) 221

Brizes and Doddinghurst

Ann Naylor (Conservative) 1213
Nina Cutbush (Liberal Democrats) 338
Yvonne Maguire (UKIP) 308
Yvonne Waterhouse (Labour) 206

Herongate, Ingrave and West Horndon

Gordon MacLellan (Conservative) 862
James Gulleford (UKIP) 177
Gareth Barrett (Labour) 167
Linda Price (Liberal Democrats) 142

Hutton East

Christopher Hossack (Conservative) 663
John Pickard (Labour) 205
Stuart Gulleford (UKIP) 190
June Spencer (Liberal Democrats) 159

Hutton North

Russell Quirk (Conservative) 636
Graham Soames (Independent) 545
Tim Waterhouse (Labour) 150
Stephen Tyrrell (Liberal Democrats) 141
Jan Gearon-Simm (Green) 49

Ingatestone, Fryerning and Mountnessing

Noelle Hones (Conservative) 1311
Keith Sparling (Conservative) 1223
Jane Winter (Labour) 375
Pat Dedman (Labour) 360
Janette Gulleford (UKIP) 358
Kristiana Papi (Liberal Democrats) 336
Colin Brown (Liberal Democrats) 328

Pilgrims Hatch

Vicky Davies (Liberal Democrats) 1091
John Kerslake (Conservative) 565
Dave Smith (Labour) 253

Shenfield

Philip Baker (Conservative) 1286
Malcolm Featherston (Liberal Democrats) 609
David Watt (UKIP) 191
Tim Barrett (Labour) 184

Tipps Cross

Madeline Henwood (Conservative) 1018
Roberta Hall (Liberal Democrats) 261
Michele Wigram (Labour) 176

Warley

William Lloyd (Conservative) 978
Cyril Young (Liberal Democrats) 782
Peter Mayo (Labour) 259
Kim Burelli (English Democrats) 110

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Election 2011

The Conservatives held firm in Brentwood’s local council elections last night, retaining all seats defended. New Phoenix FM presenter Chris Hossack retained his seat in Hutton East and former presenter Russell Quirk was re-elected to the council after winning Hutton North.

The Liberal Democrats didn’t suffer as badly as national polls suggested, although they did lose one seat, Brentwood West, to the Conservatives by just 10 votes.

Labour’s Mike Le-Surf held onto Brentwood South with a greatly increased majority over another former Phoenix FM presenter, David Bishop.

Steve Robertson and Ed Wellman from PHOENIX FM interviewed a number of the candidates on the night and you can hear these again below.

[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Barry-Aspinell-Ed-05-05-2011.mp3] Barry Aspinell
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Phil-Baker-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] Phil Baker
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-David-Bishop-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] David Bishop
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Stuart-Gulleford-Ed-05-05-2011.mp3] Stuart Gulleford
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Chris-Hossack-Ed-05-05-2011.mp3] Chris Hossack
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Mike-Le-Surf-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] Mike Le-Surf
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-William-Lloyd-Ed-05-05-2011.mp3] William Lloyd
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Louise-McKinlay-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] Louise McKinlay
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Julie-Morrissey-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] Julie Morrissey
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-James-Sapwell-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] James Sapwell

Brentwood North

James Sapwell (Liberal Democrats) 859
James Tumbridge (Conservative) 719
Bill Beekoo (Labour) 281
Kenneth Gulleford (UKIP) 151

Brentwood South

Mike Le-Surf (Labour) 850
David Bishop (Conservative) 726
Trevor Ellis (Liberal Democrats) 306

Brentwood West

William Russell (Conservative) 958
Karen Chilvers (Liberal Democrats) 948
Julie Morrissey (Labour) 221

Brizes and Doddinghurst

Ann Naylor (Conservative) 1213
Nina Cutbush (Liberal Democrats) 338
Yvonne Maguire (UKIP) 308
Yvonne Waterhouse (Labour) 206

Herongate, Ingrave and West Horndon

Gordon MacLellan (Conservative) 862
James Gulleford (UKIP) 177
Gareth Barrett (Labour) 167
Linda Price (Liberal Democrats) 142

Hutton East

Christopher Hossack (Conservative) 663
John Pickard (Labour) 205
Stuart Gulleford (UKIP) 190
June Spencer (Liberal Democrats) 159

Hutton North

Russell Quirk (Conservative) 636
Graham Soames (Independent) 545
Tim Waterhouse (Labour) 150
Stephen Tyrrell (Liberal Democrats) 141
Jan Gearon-Simm (Green) 49

Ingatestone, Fryerning and Mountnessing

Noelle Hones (Conservative) 1311
Keith Sparling (Conservative) 1223
Jane Winter (Labour) 375
Pat Dedman (Labour) 360
Janette Gulleford (UKIP) 358
Kristiana Papi (Liberal Democrats) 336
Colin Brown (Liberal Democrats) 328

Pilgrims Hatch

Vicky Davies (Liberal Democrats) 1091
John Kerslake (Conservative) 565
Dave Smith (Labour) 253

Shenfield

Philip Baker (Conservative) 1286
Malcolm Featherston (Liberal Democrats) 609
David Watt (UKIP) 191
Tim Barrett (Labour) 184

Tipps Cross

Madeline Henwood (Conservative) 1018
Roberta Hall (Liberal Democrats) 261
Michele Wigram (Labour) 176

Warley

William Lloyd (Conservative) 978
Cyril Young (Liberal Democrats) 782
Peter Mayo (Labour) 259
Kim Burelli (English Democrats) 110

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Election 2011

The Conservatives held firm in Brentwood’s local council elections last night, retaining all seats defended. New Phoenix FM presenter Chris Hossack retained his seat in Hutton East and former presenter Russell Quirk was re-elected to the council after winning Hutton North.

The Liberal Democrats didn’t suffer as badly as national polls suggested, although they did lose one seat, Brentwood West, to the Conservatives by just 10 votes.

Labour’s Mike Le-Surf held onto Brentwood South with a greatly increased majority over another former Phoenix FM presenter, David Bishop.

Steve Robertson and Ed Wellman from PHOENIX FM interviewed a number of the candidates on the night and you can hear these again below.

[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Barry-Aspinell-Ed-05-05-2011.mp3] Barry Aspinell
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Phil-Baker-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] Phil Baker
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-David-Bishop-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] David Bishop
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Stuart-Gulleford-Ed-05-05-2011.mp3] Stuart Gulleford
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Chris-Hossack-Ed-05-05-2011.mp3] Chris Hossack
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Mike-Le-Surf-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] Mike Le-Surf
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-William-Lloyd-Ed-05-05-2011.mp3] William Lloyd
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Cllr-Louise-McKinlay-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] Louise McKinlay
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-Julie-Morrissey-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] Julie Morrissey
[audio:https://www.phoenixfm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Phoenix-FM-interview-with-James-Sapwell-Steve-R-05-05-2011.mp3] James Sapwell

Brentwood North

James Sapwell (Liberal Democrats) 859
James Tumbridge (Conservative) 719
Bill Beekoo (Labour) 281
Kenneth Gulleford (UKIP) 151

Brentwood South

Mike Le-Surf (Labour) 850
David Bishop (Conservative) 726
Trevor Ellis (Liberal Democrats) 306

Brentwood West

William Russell (Conservative) 958
Karen Chilvers (Liberal Democrats) 948
Julie Morrissey (Labour) 221

Brizes and Doddinghurst

Ann Naylor (Conservative) 1213
Nina Cutbush (Liberal Democrats) 338
Yvonne Maguire (UKIP) 308
Yvonne Waterhouse (Labour) 206

Herongate, Ingrave and West Horndon

Gordon MacLellan (Conservative) 862
James Gulleford (UKIP) 177
Gareth Barrett (Labour) 167
Linda Price (Liberal Democrats) 142

Hutton East

Christopher Hossack (Conservative) 663
John Pickard (Labour) 205
Stuart Gulleford (UKIP) 190
June Spencer (Liberal Democrats) 159

Hutton North

Russell Quirk (Conservative) 636
Graham Soames (Independent) 545
Tim Waterhouse (Labour) 150
Stephen Tyrrell (Liberal Democrats) 141
Jan Gearon-Simm (Green) 49

Ingatestone, Fryerning and Mountnessing

Noelle Hones (Conservative) 1311
Keith Sparling (Conservative) 1223
Jane Winter (Labour) 375
Pat Dedman (Labour) 360
Janette Gulleford (UKIP) 358
Kristiana Papi (Liberal Democrats) 336
Colin Brown (Liberal Democrats) 328

Pilgrims Hatch

Vicky Davies (Liberal Democrats) 1091
John Kerslake (Conservative) 565
Dave Smith (Labour) 253

Shenfield

Philip Baker (Conservative) 1286
Malcolm Featherston (Liberal Democrats) 609
David Watt (UKIP) 191
Tim Barrett (Labour) 184

Tipps Cross

Madeline Henwood (Conservative) 1018
Roberta Hall (Liberal Democrats) 261
Michele Wigram (Labour) 176

Warley

William Lloyd (Conservative) 978
Cyril Young (Liberal Democrats) 782
Peter Mayo (Labour) 259
Kim Burelli (English Democrats) 110

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