County council candidates lists for Exmouth wards published

PUBLISHED: 13:22 05 April 2017 | UPDATED: 13:22 05 April 2017

County Hall. Ref exe 04-17 5978. Picture: Terry Ife

County Hall. Ref exe 04-17 5978. Picture: Terry Ife

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Lists of candidates standing for this year’s Devon County Council elections have been published.

This is the first election since the boundary review creating two new wards for the town – Exmouth ward, which will have two members, and Exmouth and Budleigh Salterton Coastal ward.

Colaton Raleigh and Otterton will be represented as part of the Otter Valley ward.

Conservative councillor Bernard Hughes, member for Exmouth Halsdon and Woodbury, is retiring while UKIP councillor for Exmouth, Brixington and Withycombe John Hone is not standing.

Voting will take place on Thursday, May 4.

The lists of candidates are as follows:

Exmouth ward:

Oliver Davey (Green)

Tim Dumper (LibDem)

Brigitte Graham (UKIP)

Dilys Hadley (Lab)

Ben Ingham (Independent)

Robert Masding (Green)

Pete Money (Lab)

Richard Scott (Cons)

Jeff Trail (Cons)

Eileen Wragg (LibDem)

Exmouth and Budleigh Coastal ward:

Christine Channon (Cons)

Keith Edwards (Lab)

Steve Gazzard (LibDem)

Gavin Graham (UKIP)

Mike Rosser (Green)

Harry Tribble (Liberal)

Otter Valley:

George Downs (Lab)

Tim Venner (Cons)

Claire Wright (Independent)

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