Cornwall Council by-elections; Lib Dems take one, Tory’s hold one

Two by-elections were held yesterday for Wadebridge West and Menheniot which were held because of the resignation of Scott Mann MP, and the sad death of Bernie Ellis.

The results of the Wadebridge West are:

  • Sally Marie Dunn – The Conservative Party Candidate 356   
  • Helen Mary Elizabeth Hyland – Independent 111 
  • Adrian Darrell Jones – Labour Party 222
  • Karen Amy McHugh – Liberal Democrats 604
  • Amanda Alice Pennington – Green Party 95

Karen Amy McHugh has been elected as the Cornwall Councillor for Wadebridge West. Taking the seat from the Tory’s. The turnout was 47.85%.

The Menheniot results are:

  • Charles Robert Boney – Liberal Democrats 472
  • Martin Thomas Menear – Labour Party 67
  • Duncan Charles Odgers – UK Independence Party 177   
  • Richard John Sedgley – Green Party 65
  • Phil Seeva – The Conservative Party Candidate 532 

Phil Seeva has been elected as the Cornwall Councillor for Menheniot. The Tory’s hold this seat. The turnout was 42.4%

Congratulations to both Karen and Phil. Welcome to Cornwall Council.  


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