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By-election results

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1. Ashburton and Buckfastleigh - 2 May 2024


Name of Candidate Description (if any) Number of Votes 

CLARKE, Susan Louise

commonly known as Sue CLARKE
South Devon Alliance 523

EDLMANN, Richard John Reynolds

Conservative Party Candidate 325

HUNT, Madeleine

Heritage Party 36

MAJOR, Jack Anthony

Liberal Democrats 715 ELECTED


Labour Party 303


commonly known as Michael HEXT
Independent 136

WYNTER, Pauline Angela

Green Party 295

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Want of an official mark: 0
Voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to: 8
Writing or mark by which voter could be identified: 0
Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty: 7
Rejected in part: 0

Total: 15

Vacant Seats: 1

Electorate: 7010

Ballot Papers issued: 2350

Turnout: 33.5 %