Conservative candidate wins Wyboston by-election for seat on Bedford council

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Julie Cox has been elected

The Conservative party candidate has won the Wyboston ward by-election for a seat on Bedford Borough Council.

The results of yesterday’s (June 29) by-election were:

Turnout 34%

Julie Cox, Conservative Party: 610 - elected

Ian Nichols, Labour Party: 34

Thomas Townsend, LibDems: 323

The by-election was called after Conservative Tom Wootton was elected both for the Wyboston seat and as mayor of Bedford at the elections in May.