“The Tories have won control of Richmond Council.

The final result of the night in Kew sealed the victory and also claimed the biggest political casualty.

Council leader Serge Lourie, who had served on the authority for 28 years, lost his seat by just six votes."

— from The Richmond & Twickenham Times

Results

Ward Con LibDem
Barnes 3
East Sheen 3
Fulwell and Hampton Hill 3
Ham 3
Hampton. 3
Hampton North 1 2
Hampton Wick 3
Heathfield: 1 2
Kew 2 1
Mortlake and Barnes Common 3
North Richmond 3
South Richmond 3
South Twickenham 3
St Margarets and North Twickenham 1 2
Teddington 3
Twickenham Riverside 3
West Twickenham 3
Whitton 1 2
Total 30 24