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By-election result

The results of the by-election for the Cosby and Countesthorpe division have been declared. The by-election took place on Thursday 12 December 2019.

 
 Name of candidatePartyVotesElected
  Royston Oliver Charles BaylissLiberal Democrats1139No
  Sandra ParkinsonLabour Party1290No
  Leslie Mark PhillimoreThe Conservative Party4535YES
  Christiane Startin-LorentThe Green Party543No

Spoiled votes: 75
Total votes: 7583
Turnout: 73.54%

The Electoral Division comprises the parishes of Cosby, Countesthorpe, Kilby and the southern part of Whetstone.  Opens new window

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