Runnymede Council’s Chief Executive and Returning Officer, Paul Turrell said: “We welcome, newly elected councillor Mark Nuti and look forward to him making his mark on council business.”
There were four candidates for the Chertsey Meads ward by-election, with the count held at Chertsey Hall, Heriot Road, Chertsey.
David Bell, Labour Party, 329 votes
Keith Collett (Crazy Crab), The Official Monster Raving Loony Party, 15 votes
Grahame Leon-Smith, UK Independent Party, 327 votes
Mark Nuti, Conservative Party, 489 votes Elected
Percentage turnout was 28.87%
For more information about elections in Runnymede, please contact Electoral Services on 01932 425650 or visit the elections web pages.