UKIP wins Ouse Valley East from the Lib Dems

Election news.
Election news.

The UK Independence Party seized Ouse Valley East from the Liberal Democrats, whose candidate finished third.

The percentage who turned out to vote was 39 per cent out of a possible 7,661.

Peter Charlton (UK Independence Party) 934 (31.6 per cent); Robbie Robertson (Conservative) 663 (22.5 per cent); Steve Saunders (Lib Dem) 532 (18 per cent); Roger Foxwell (Independent) 486 (16.5 per cent); Trevor Hugh Hopper (Labour) 186 (6.3 per cent); Johnny Denis (Green) 151 (5.1 per cent).