Mid Sussex Elections

Mid Sussex District, Town, and Parish Council Elections 2019

The Mid Sussex District, Town, and Parish Council Elections will be held on 2nd May 2019 and we now have all our candidates in place.

New for 2019 is our Mid Sussex Manifesto - Labour’s vision for a better future for Mid Sussex. We are confident that you will find this manifesto one that you can support and that will appeal to Mid Sussex people.

We look forward to a strong campaign that brings local election success in May 2019.

If you would like help our election campaign please email David Chalkley our Mid Sussex Labour Secretary at

Your Mid Sussex Candidates

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Burgess Hill - St Andrews Ward, David Andrews and Tony Balsdon

Burgess Hill - St John's and Meeds Wards, Ian Greatorex and Elaine Bolton

Haywards Heath - Ashenground, Dean Finch and Lorcan Smith

Results from recent elections

East Grinstead Imberhorne District Council By-Election 26/10/2017

Conservative 540

Lib Dem 206

Labour 110

Independent 67

Turnout 24.6%

East Grinstead Imberhorne Town Council By-Election 26/10/2017

Conservative 513

Lib Dem 196

Labour 114

Independent 88


The turnout was 25%

Haywards Heath Franklands By-Election 19/10/2017

Conservative 330

Labour 175

Lib Dem 95

Independent 70


It was a very low turnout at only 16.9%, and while the Tories share of the vote fell by 7%, the Labour share of the vote increased to 25% compared with 21% in 2016.

Mid Sussex Constituency General Election 08/06/2017

Conservatives 35,082

Labour 15,409

Lib Dem 7,855

Green 1,571

UKIP 1,251

Monster Raving Loony Party 464

The turnout was 73.2%

Labour are now the official opposition in Mid Sussex!

We doubled the labour vote compared to 2015, and increased our share of the vote to 25% an increase of 11% compared to 2015