The Electoral Registration Office
Department for Corporate Support
Plymouth City Council
Plymouth PL1 2AA
Declaration of result
Labour candidate Tina Tuohy has been selected to represent the Ham ward of Plymouth following today's by-election.
The by-election was held to fill the vacant seat left by Councillor Chris Pattison, who stood down earlier this year.
There are now 37 Conservative, 18 Labour and two independent members on the Council.
Polls opened at 7am and closed at 10pm and voter turnout was around 29 per cent.
Results were as follows:
|Candidate||Party||Number of votes|
|Nigel Andrew Churchill||Conservative||676 votes|
|Andrew Michael Leigh||UK Independence Party||442 votes|
|Adrian Romilly||British National Party||82 votes|
|Margaret Storer||Independent||204 votes|
|Rebecca Trimnell||Liberal Democrat||181 votes|
|Tina Tuohy||Labour||1,243 votes|