08:45AM, Friday 26 October 2012
Voters in Pinkneys Green have re-elected Simon Werner as a Royal Borough ward councillor through a by-election held yesterday.
The Liberal Democrat candidate received 839 votes.
Tory candidate Catherine Hollingsworth lost out by just eight votes with 831.
UKIP candidate George Chamberlaine received 152 votes and Labour and Co-operative Party candidate Pat McDonald received 121.
Cllr Werner previously served as a Pinkneys Green ward member from 1995 to 2011.
The by-election saw a turnout of 35.1 per cent.
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