Colchester Election of Councillor for the Lexden & Braiswick Ward on Thursday 28 July 2022

I, Pam Donnelly, being the Returning Officer at the above election, do hereby give notice that the number of votes recorded for each Candidate at the said election is as follows:
Name of candidate Description (if any) Number of votes
BICKERSTETH, Catherine Labour Party 161
FRANKS, Kieron Anthony Liberal Democrats 621
NAYLOR, Sara Jane Conservative Party Candidate 1372 (elected)
The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows: Number of ballot papers
A want of an official mark 0
B voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to 0
C writing or mark by which voter could be identified 0
D being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty 4
E rejected in part 0
Total 4

Vacant Seats: 1
Electorate: 7,368
Ballot Papers Issued: 2,158
Turnout: 29.28%

And I do hereby declare that, Sara Jane Naylor is duly elected.

Date: Friday 28 July 2022

Pam Donnelly
Returning Officer