Gavin Elsey wins Orton Longueville by-election

Council / 03 Aug 2018

Gavin Elsey (Conservative) has won a by-election held today for the Orton Longueville ward in Peterborough.

Councillor Elsey won after securing 713 votes. Heather Skibsted (Labour) finished in second place with 657 votes. The turnout was 25.92 per cent.

A full list of results can be found on the election results page.

The by-election was held after the previous councillor for the ward, June Bull (Con) resigned from her seat.

As a result, the Conservatives now have 31 of the council's 60 seats.