Conservatives retain Chailey

Election news.
Election news.

Chailey seat on East Sussex County Council has been retained by the Conservatives with Jim Sheppard winning 45.8 per cent of the vote (1,621).

Liberal Democrat Sarah Osborne won 23 per cent of the vote (812) and UKIP’s Tam Large was in third place with 18.7 per cent (662).

Alex Luetchford won 6.3 per cent (222) for the Green Party and George Adsett-Knutsen 6.2 per cent (219) for Labour.

The turnout was 36 per cent.