The Tories have romped home to a convincing victory in yesterday’s Southwater by-election.
Billy Greening will succeed Ian Howard as one of three representatives for the village at Horsham District Council.
Mr Howard died in late August.
Mr Greening was elected with almost two-thirds of total votes on a turnout of 19.99 per cent.
Final results: Billy Greening (Con): 1,046 votes (66.2 per cent)
Richard Greenwood (Lib Dem): 308
Kevin O’Sullivan (Lab): 118
Uri Baran (UKIP): 109
Turnout 19.99 per cent
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