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*Kewstoke By-Election Result-26/01/2001Kewstoke By-Election Result-26/01/2001
*Work Gets Underway on £1.3m New Primary School-23/01/2001Work Gets Underway on £1.3m New Primary School-23/01/2001
*Help to Get People On Board-23/01/2001Help to Get People On Board-23/01/2001
*Half Price Bus Travel-23/01/2001Half Price Bus Travel-23/01/2001
*Bid To Make More Use Of Town Centre Venue-22/01/2001Bid To Make More Use Of Town Centre Venue-22/01/2001
*Schools Set For £1.7m Cash Boost-18/01/2001Schools Set For £1.7m Cash Boost-18/01/2001
*£580,000 Savings Forecast For Marketing & Leisure-18/01/2001£580,000 Savings Forecast For Marketing & Leisure-18/01/2001
*Children Go Wild For Nest Boxes-17/01/2001Children Go Wild For Nest Boxes-17/01/2001
*Tropicana Talks Encouraging-16/01/2001Tropicana Talks Encouraging-16/01/2001
*Regional Effort Called For To Bridge £127m Funding Gap-15/01/2001Regional Effort Called For To Bridge £127m Funding Gap-15/01/2001
*£300,000 Refurbishment For Winscombe Primary School-11/01/2001£300,000 Refurbishment For Winscombe Primary School-11/01/2001
*Weston Town Centre Rejuvenation Gets Underway-10/01/2001Weston Town Centre Rejuvenation Gets Underway-10/01/2001
*A369 Closed To Remove Dangerous Wall-05/01/2001A369 Closed To Remove Dangerous Wall-05/01/2001


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Kewstoke By-Election Result

The Conservative Party has held the Kewstoke seat in last night's by election caused by the resignation of Henry Pepperall.

Ian Porter (C) got 50 more votes than his closest rival, Liberal Democrat Mike Bibb.

The result was :

Ian Porter (C) 279 votes
Mike Bibb (LD) 229 votes
Tony Horry (Ind) 196 votes
Steve Lyall (Lab) 149 votes

Total votes - 853 Turnount 36%

The overall state of the parties at North Somerset Council remains as :

Conservatives 32
Labour 13
Liberal Democrats 11
Independent 3
Local Liberal 1
Green 1


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