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Mid Devon Election of a District Councillor for Westexe 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*
BUSH, Stephen Independent 108
HOLE, Claire Independent 126
HOWELL, Adrian John Independent 179
JAMES, Samuel Julian The Labour Party Candidate 274
PUGH, Stephen Edward The Conservative Party Candidate 567 (Elected)
WIBBERLEY, Rosemary Susan Green Party 263

* 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 0
C - writing or mark by which voter could be identified 3
D - being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty 15
E - rejected in part 0
Total 18

Vacant Seats: 1

Electorate: 4,476

Ballot Papers Issued: 1,534

Turnout: 34.27%


And I do hereby declare that Stephen Edward Pugh is duly elected.

7 May 2021

Jill May, Deputy Returning Officer

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