Lib Dems Win in Fareham
Originally published by South Central Region Liberal Democrats
Liberal Democrats have won the Portchester East by-election with nearly 50% of the vote. Labour again suffered a poor result polling just 13%.
Councillor Fazackarley said "It's brilliant to have won because it was a hard fought campaign... I can now get on with serving the people of Portchester. There have been lots of issues that have been raised over the course of the election campaign which I shall start dealing with from 9 o'clock in the morning."
Geoff FAZACKARLEY Liberal Democrat - 1216 - elected
Conservative - 840
Labour - 323
Green - 90
Independent - 77
Photo courtesy Portsmouth News