Hertfordshire County Council election results 2021: Hemel Hempstead South East division

Residents took to the polls on Thursday (May 6)

Saturday, 8th May 2021, 6:48 pm

Results from Thursday's Hertfordshire County Council election are coming in, and in Hemel Hempstead South East Independent candidate Jan Maddern has won the seat.

Members are routinely elected every four years in ‘all-out’ elections – with the last set of full elections held in 2017.

There are 10 county councillors elected from divisions in Dacorum.

Independent candidate Jan Maddern has won the Hemel Hempstead South East seat.

Eight of those 10 seats were held by Conservatives and two by Lib Dems, before Thursday's election.

Conservative, Labour, Liberal Democrat and Green candidates were standing in every one of the county council seats within Dacorum – with a Reform candidate standing in Bridgewater and independent Jan Maddern in Hemel Hempstead South East.

Voter turnout in Hemel Hempstead South East was 32%.

Hemel Hempstead South East

Elected - Jan Maddern (Independent) - 1405 votes (36%)

Sanjay Jamuar (Conservative) - 1157 votes (30%)

Mandi Tattershall (Labour) - 887 (23%)

David James Lillywhite (Green Party) - 225 votes (6%)

Joe Toovey (Liberal Democrats) - 180 votes (5%)

Voters in Dacorum also voted on who they wanted to take up the role of Police and Crime Commissioner for Hertfordshire – the contest was due to take place last year, but was delayed due to the pandemic.

The result of Herts PCC and the Dacorum Borough Council by-election - Tring Central Ward and Leverstock Green Ward - will be announced on Monday, May 10.