A BY-ELECTION for a seat on Daventry Town Council (DTC) held yesterday (Thursday) was won by Ted Nicholl of Staverton Road.
He will now represent Abbey North ward having beaten Julie Wesley. He received 339 votes compared to the 298 Mrs Wesley got. There was a turnout of 8.5 per cent with 641 votes cast.
In addition, Lynn Jones from The Medway has been co-opted onto DTC and she will represent the Abbey South ward.
They will both be in place for the next full meeting of DTC which will take place on Tuesday.