On Thursday 06 October 2016, voters in took to the polls to vote in the Parish of Ely – North Ward By-Election.
Polling stations nationwide opened at 7am and closed at 10pm.
The count venue was the Council Chamber, East Cambridgeshire District Council.
The turnout was announced as 16.17%.Â
At 23.03pm, the Returning Officer, John Hill, declared the count totals, which are as follows:Â
The total number of ballot paper counted was 855
The number of votes cast in favour of Edward Bengt Carlsson Browne (Labour Party) – 179
The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Result for the Parish of Ely – North Ward by-election