Lib Dem Gain in Warrington

Congratulations to Anna Fradgley and our team in Warrington!  The Lib Dems gained a Borough Council seat from the Conservatives last night in Lymm South ward of Warrington council.

Anna Fradgley  Lib Dem   769
Conservative  649
Labour   328
UKIP  25
Green  24

Turnout 35%

This reduces the Conservatives to just one seat on the council to the Lib Dems’ 12.  The Lib Dems took 42.8% – up 10.4% on last time, taking votes from Labour, Tories and UKIP.
Lib Dems also gained Thatcham West ward (West Berkshire council) from the Conservatives in last night’s round of byelections.