Warden Hill ward by-election results
Published on 3rd May 2013
A by-election for Warden Hill ward in Cheltenham took place yesterday.
The Conservative candidate, Christine Ryder, won the seat in the ward by-election with 852 votes. A total of 1,658 votes were cast, representing a turn-out of 32.74 per cent.
Counting went on until 2.30am this morning.
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The seat was previously held by Councillor Jo Teakle, who stood down in March for health reasons.
Following the Warden Hill ward by-election there are 40 councillors on Cheltenham Borough Council. The political make-up of the council is as follows:
• 24 Liberal Democrat members
• 12 Conservative members
• 4 members from the People against Bureaucracy Party