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Residents take to the polls to cast their votes in the European elections

Published: 22 May 2014 12:300 comments

Polling stations across Wokingham Borough will be open today for European elections, with some local seats up for grabs.

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Seats in 18 out of the borough’s 25 wards are being contested, with polls open 7am-10pm.

Both the leader of the council, Cllr David Lee, and deputy Leader, Cllr Rob Stanton, are up for re-election.

Residents will be able to vote in the European elections at the same time.

Local polling station should be on your polling card. You should bring the card with you, but you can still vote without it.

If you have not received a polling card, call 0118 974 6522 / 6523

Wards contested and candidates:


Stephen Bacon (Lib Dem)

Robin Bateson, (UKIP)

Gary Cowan, (Conservative)


Jeremy Curtis, (Labour)

Imogen Shepherd-Dubey, (Lib Dem)

Christopher Singleton, (Conservative)

Mike Spencer, (UKIP)


Mark Ashwell (Conservative)

John Bray (Lib Dem)

Kaz Lokuciewski (Independent)

Toby North (UKIP)

Tony Skuse (Labour)

Finchampstead North

Roland Cundy (Lib Dem)

Martyn Foss (Greens)

Tim Jinkerson (Labour)

Jason Murdoch (UKIP)

Rob Stanton (Conservative)

Finchampstead South

Andrew Croy (Labour)

Annette Ellis (UKIP)

James May (Lib Dem)

Matt Vallet (Green Party)

Simon Weeks (Conservative)


Chris Moore (UKIP)

David Sharp, (Labour)

Christopher Smith, (Conservative)

Keith Yabsley (Lib Dem)


Philip Cunnington (UKIP)

Emma-Louise Hamilton (Green Party)

David Lee (Conservative)

Steven Scarrott (Lib Dem)

Paul Sharples (Labour)


Prue Bray, (Lib Dem)

Lee Gordon-Walker, (Conservative)

Tony Hannington, (UKIP)

Steve Stanton, (Labour)

Wokingham Without

Marcus Ellis (UKIP)

Penelope O’Neill (Labour)

Angus Ross (Conservative)

Anthony Vick (Lib Dem)

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