Mid Sussex County Council remains 100% Tory after by-elections

Mid Sussex District Council remains an all-Conservative authority after two by-elections were held yesterday (Thursday May 4).

Friday, 5th May 2017, 6:08 pm
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 7:00 pm
Mid Sussex District Council. Pic Steve Robards SR1521483 SUS-150809-224944001

Back in 2015 the district elected 54 Tories but two by-elections for the wards of Bolney and Burgess Hill - Franklands had to be called after John Allen and Chris King resigned as councillors earlier this year.

The two Conservative candidates, Claire Fussell in Burgess Hill and Judy Llewellyn-Burke for Bolney, were both successful maintaining the Tory Party’s 100 per cent control of the district council.

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