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Gloucestershire County Council election results


The results are in for all 53 seats on Gloucestershire County Council.


Yesterday, Gloucestershire went to the polls to elect their representatives on the council for the next four years.

The Conservative Group won 31 seats, Liberal Democrats 14, Labour five, Green two and one People Against Bureaucracy seat.

Pete Bungard, returning officer and chief executive of Gloucestershire County Council, said: “Thank you to everyone who took the time to vote for who they wanted to represent them as a county councillor. I would also like to thank all the staff across the county who ran the 462 polling stations and worked overnight at the counts.”

Turnout was higher than the previous election in 2013 – 37.04% in comparison to 31.79% four years ago.

Of the 477,534 people eligible to vote in the election, 176,856 people did so.

For details of the elected councillors and the votes they received, visit http://glostext.gloucestershire.gov.uk/mgElectionResults.aspx?ID=9&RPID=36775277.

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