Labour candidate Craig Ellis has won the Thorne Moorends Town Council by-election held on Thursday 13 July.
Mr Ellis will now take up a seat on the Thorne Ward of the town council. Results for the election are as follows:
Craig Ellis (Labour) – 689 votes – ELECTED
Karen Mundin (Independent) – 259 votes
Linda Powell (Community Group) – 550 votes
Total votes: 1,498 (Spoilt: 0; Rejected: 0)
The next meeting of Thorne Moorends Town Council is scheduled to take place on Tuesday 12 September at Coulman Pavilion, Coulman Street, Thorne, at 7.00pm.
Members of the public are welcome to attend.