RESULT: Tories retain Benwick, Coates and Eastrea stranglehold

CONSERVATIVES won both seats in Benwick, Coates and Eastrea with Ralph Butcher returning for another term and Alex Miscandlon now preparing for his first four-year stint.


Shane Alexander (Green) 194

Ralph Butcher (Conservative) 880

Aidan Hervey (Labour) 248

Alex Miscandlon (Conservative) 530

Bob Wicks (Independent) 414

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