Tories win Southfields by-election

Published: Friday 30th March 12

The Conservative Party has retained its seat in Southfields following yesterday’s (Thursday’s) by-election.

Tory candidate Kim Caddy topped the poll with 1,841 votes and has now been elected to serve on Wandsworth Council. Labour's Josh Kaile came second with 1,511 votes.

The full list of results are:

Kim Caddy (Conservative) 1,841
Josh Kaile (Labour) 1,511
John Munro (Lib Dem) 220
Bruce Mackenzie (Green) 100
Strachan McDonald (UKIP) 40
Mohammed Abid (Independent) 38

The by-election was held following the resignation of former councillor Lucy Allan.

The turnout in yesterday's ballot was 30.6 per cent.

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