Conservative 876 [42.7%; +15.3%]
Labour 773 [37.7%; +1.8%]
UKIP 285 [13.9%; -22.8%]
LD Tony Harris 66 [3.2%; +3.2%]
Green 51 [2.5%; +2.5%]
Majority: 103
Conservative gain from UKIP
Percentage change from 2013

This seat was a battle between UKIP and the Conservatives, which result in defeat for UKIP. The party was unable to hold the seat in a pattern of poor performances that are being seen in council by elections. The Lib Dems stood where that had not been the case previously and beat the Greens.

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