Tories win by-election in Middlesbrough

The Conservatives have swept to victory in the Coulby Newham by-election, taking more than twice as many votes as their Labour rivals.

Luke Mason was elected as councillor after the Tory candidate convincingly took 49 per cent of all votes cast in the by-election held on Thursday.

The life-long Coulby Newham resident had said it would be “an honour to represent (his) home community”.

And the 20-year-old said he was keen to prioritise measures to...
source: The Northern Echo

2020-02-21 15:59
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