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Mid Devon Election of a District Councillor for Castle on Thursday 6 May 2021

I, Jill May, being the Returning Officer at the above election, do hereby give notice that the number of votes recorded for each candidate at the said election is as follows:

Name of Candidate Description (if any) Number of Votes*
CORNLEY, Richard James The Labour Party Candidate 213
LEJEUNE, Jason Sonny Albert Independent 213
SLADE, Elizabeth The Conservative Party Candidate 513 (Elected)
WULFF, David James Liberal Democrats 319

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.


The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows: Number of ballot papers
A - want of an official mark 0
B - voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to 1
C - writing or mark by which voter could be identified 0
D - being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty 18
E - rejected in part 0
Total 19

Vacant Seats: 1

Electorate: 3,413

Ballot Papers Issued: 1,279

Turnout: 37.47%


And I do hereby declare that Elizabeth Slade is duly elected.

7 May 2021

Jill May, Deputy Returning Officer

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