Election results - Parish and Town Councils

Parish and Town Council election results

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Election of two Town Councillors for the Marsden Ward of Nelson Town Council

on Thursday 4 May 2017

I, Philip Mousdale, being the Returning Officer at the above election, do hereby give notice that the number of votes recorded for each Candidate at the said election is as follows:

Name of Candidate Description (if any) Number of Votes*
BLACKBURN, Laura Michelle Labour Party 333
PEARSON-ASHER, Michelle Conservative Party Candidate 426 Elected
PEARSON-ASHER, Nigel Conservative Party Candidate 401 Elected
ROWE, John British National Party Local People First 359
ULLAH, Ghulam Abbas Labour Party 190

* If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows: Number of ballot papers
A want of an official mark  
B voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to  
C writing or mark by which voter could be identified  
D being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty  
E rejected in part  
Total 6

Vacant Seats: 2
Ballot Papers Issued: 
Turnout: 42.16%

And I do hereby declare that, PEARSON-ASHER, Michelle and PEARSON-ASHER, Nigel are duly elected.