Tooting ward by-election result
Published: Friday 19th August 16
The Labour Party has retained its seat in Tooting following yesterday’s (Thursday’s) by-election.
Paul White received 1,467 votes and has now been elected to serve as a member of Wandsworth Council. The by-election was held following the resignation of Tooting councillor Ben Johnson.
The full list of results are:
Eileen Riley Arms - Liberal Democrats Party: 267 votes
Alexander Ali Balkan - Social Democratic Party: 15 votes
Thom Norman - Conservative Party: 644 votes
Albert Roy Vickery - Green Party: 116 votes
Paul White – Labour Party: 1,467 votes
The turnout in yesterday's ballot was 20.6 per cent.