VOTERS head to the polls today (Thursday) to elect county councillors in wards across rural Rother District and Wealden District.
Each ward returns one councillor, except for Hailsham and Herstmonceux, which returns two.
Battle & Crowhurst, people who can vote: 7,472. (Currently Liberal Democrat)
Doodes, Pam, Conservative
Field, Kathryn Margaret, Liberal Democrat
Foy, Tom, UK Independence
MacPherson, Tim, Labour
Brede Valley & Marsham, people who can vote: 7,383. (Currently Conservative)
Lee, Jonathan Paul, Labour
Lewcock, Chris, Liberal Democrat
Maynard, Carl Raymond, Conservative
Stokes, Cliff, UK Independence
Hailsham & Herstmonceux, people who can vote: 17,266. Total possible votes: 34,532. (Currently Conservative)
Bentley, Bill, Conservative
Cross, Steven Harvey, Labour
Holbrook, Paul Steven, Liberal Democrat
Keeley, Laurence Victor, UK Independence
McCarthy, Roger Francis, Labour
Morgan, Graham David, Liberal Democrat
Thomas, Roger, Conservative
Younge, David, UK Independence
Northern Rother, people who can vote: 8,242. (Currently Conservative)
Davies, Angharad Elizabeth, Conservative
Gooding, Trevor Douglas, UK Independence
Prochak, Sue, Liberal Democrat
Rother North West, people who can vote: 7,511. (Currently Conservative)
Barnes, John, Conservative
Barrass, Steve, Liberal Democrat
Husbands, Christopher T, Labour
Nicholls, Don, Green
Smith, Tony, UK Independence
Rye & Eastern Rother, people who can vote: 7,357. (Currently Conservative)
Glazier, Keith John, Conservative
Hillier-Palmer, Peter Victor, Liberal Democrat
McKenzie, Michael John, UK Independence
Warren, Nick, Labour
East Sussex County Council currently has 28 Conservatives, 13 Liberal Democrats, four Labour, one Independent and one UKIP.
Votes are being counted tonight at The De La Warr Pavilion in Bexhill tomorrow (Friday).
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