Following the by-election held on 10 June in Lower Morden Ward, Conservative Party Candidate Ronald William Wilson has been elected councillor for the ward.
The results were as follows:
NAME DESCRIPTION VOTES
Ronald William WILSON Conservative Party Candidate 1401
Terence John DANIELS The Labour Party Candidate 576
Adrian Kere James ROBERTS UK Independence Party 392
Lina AKBAR Liberal Democrat 262
Giles Timothy BARROW Green Party 175
The by-election was held after former Councillor Leslie Mutch resigned his seat after moving away from Merton.
The elections for the London Mayor & Assembly and the European Parliament were also held yesterday. The results for these elections will start to be announced late on Friday 11 June. The result for the European election will be announced on Sunday night after voting has finished in the rest of the newly-expanded European Union.
More information can be obtained from Electoral Services at Merton Civic Centre. Call 020 8545 3407 or visit the websites at http://www.merton.gov.uk/voting or http://www.londonelects.org.uk.
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London Borough of Merton
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