Conservatives win Exmouth county vote
PUBLISHED: 14:25 05 May 2017 | UPDATED: 14:26 05 May 2017
Conservatives Jeff Trail and Richard Scott have been elected in the Devon County Council vote for the Exmouth electoral division.
The result means long-serving Lib Dem councillor Eileen Wragg, whose Exmouth Littleham and Town division was absorbed in boundary changes by the new Exmouth and Exmouth and Budleigh Coastal divisions, was unsuccessful in her bid for election.
The results were as follows:
Oliver Davey (Greens) 682
Tim Dumper (Liberal Democrats) 1,719
Brigitte Graham (UKIP) 799
Dilys Hadley (Labour) 700
Ben Ingham (Independent) 2,199
Robert Masding (Greens) 755
Pete Money (Labour) 645
Richard Scott (Conservatives) 2,849
Jeff Trail (Conservatives) 2,725
Eileen Wragg (Liberal Democrats) 2,117
A total of six ballot papers were rejected. There was a 31 per cent turnout.
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