Following the election for the the vacant seat on the Whitchurch Town Council held yesterday, the position is to be filled by local resident Linda Thomas.

Full results:

Linda Thomas 497 votes (52.9%)
William Neale Judge 356 votes (37.9%%)
Mike Kean 86 votes (9.2%%)

Turnout: 939 (24%), 0 spoiled votes

(B&DBC said on the phone that the electoral section on their website would be updated ‘later’ with an official declaration)