Green candidates for Derbyshire local government elections May 2021

Derbyshire County Council elections:


Alfreton & Somercotes (two councillors) - Steve Elliott and Leo Swarvett

Alport & Derwent - Rachael Hatchett

Belper - Julie Wozniczka

Duffield & Belper South - Gez Kinsella

Greater Heanor - Cathie Hallsworth

Heanor Central - Tina Pritchard

Horsley - Matt McGuinness

Ripley East & Codnor - Jamie Walls

Ripley West & Heage - Michael Bedford 

Delayed Amber Valley Borough Council elections:

Alfreton - Leo Swarvett

Belper Central - Steve Kennedy

Belper North - James Brooks

Codnor & Waingroves - Jackie Blackett

Heage & Ambergate - David Hatchett

Heanor & Loscoe - Hilary Fender

Heanor East - Cathie Hallsworth

Heanor West - Tina Pritchard

Ironville & Riddings - Rachael Hatchett

Kilburn, Denby & Holbrook - Matt McGuinness

Langley Mill & Aldercar - Julie Wozniczka

Ripley - Jamie Walls

Ripley & Marehay - Michael Bedford

Shipley Park, Horsley & Horsley Woodhouse - Lian Pizzey

Somercotes - Steve Elliott

Belper Town Council by-elections:

Belper Town East
- Julie Wozniczka

Belper Town South - Steve Kennedy 

For more information about our Green candidates


If you have a question or comment, you can contact our candidates through this email address: Amber Valley Green Party

Press enquiries to: Rachael Hatchett 07776 456380

2019 Borough Council elections 


The 2019 local elections across England were the most successful ever for the Green Party seeing 75 councillors re-elected and 198 winning for the first time.  

In the East Midlands the standout result was the election of the first ever Green Borough Councillor for Amber Valley with Dave Wells winning in Duffield with 1,394 votes, fully 62.9% of the vote. A ringing endorsement from the people of Duffield for the hard work of Dave and all the team in Amber Valley Green Party.  

Across the whole of Amber Valley 3,689 people voted for Green candidates, 15% of all votes cast at these elections, showing a significant section of our local community is keen to move beyond Conservative versus Labour and want to see a real alternative tackling local issues from a green perspective. 

The Borough of Amber Valley comprises: 

All of the Amber Valley Constituency, which comprises the wards of Alfreton, Codnor and Waingroves, Heage and Ambergate, Heanor and Loscoe, Heanor East, Heanor West, Ironville and Riddings, Kilburn, Denby and Holbrook, Langley Mill and Aldercar, Ripley, Ripley and Marehay, Shipley Park, Horsley and Horsley Woodhouse, Somercotes, Swanwick, and Wingfield.  

From Derbyshire Dales Constituency, the wards of: Alport, Crich and South West Parishes.  

From Mid-Derbyshire Constituency, the wards of Duffield and Belper Central, East, North and South.   


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