EDDC ELECTION: Philip Skinner retains seat

Conservative polls 703 votes in the Tale Vale.

Conservative Philip Skinner netted 703 votes to keep his seat in the Tale Vale Ward. He defeated Green Elizabeth Anstis (332 votes). There was a 53.7per cent turnout.

In the Trinity Ward, Conservative Ian Thomas celebrated victory with 764 votes. William Jordan missed out with 257 votes. There was a 50.6per cent turnout.