County election results

This article was published in 2013, in Newsletter 108.

Following the elections on 2 May, Cambridgeshire County Council is now under no overall control, with the Conservatives holding 32 of the 69 seats. Overall the Conservatives lost 7, Greens lost 1, Independents gained 1, Labour gained 4, Lib Dems lost 7 and UKIP gained 10.

Party City of Cambridge East Cambs Fenland Huntingdonshire South Cambs Totals
Conservative 8 6 8 10 32
Independent 1 2 1 4
Labour 7 7
Liberal Democrat 6 3 5 14
UKIP 1 5 6 12

The full results are at

Map showing which parties control which electoral districts after 6 May 2013
Image as described adjacent

The former leader of the County Council, Nick Clarke (Conservative, Fulbourn) lost his seat to the Liberal Democrats. The new leader of the Conservative group on the County Council is Martin Curtis (Whittlesey North), who was the Cycling Czar and spoke to the Cambridge Cycling Campaign Annual General Meeting in November 2012. A full list of County Councillors, which can be sorted by name, political party or electoral division, is on the County Council website at