ELECTION: Labour and Conservatives spilt Louth ward

Sarah Dodds. ENGEMN00120130531144327
Sarah Dodds. ENGEMN00120130531144327

Labour councillor Sarah Dodds has retained her seat in Louth’s Priory and St James Ward alongside Conservative Pauline Watson.

Louth Mayor Andrew Leonard came fourth behind Labour’s Stuart Pickering.

Coun Dodds said: “I’m really pleased. It was a good campaign. I’m disappointed Stuart (Pickering) did not get in because we would have worked well together.”

Full result:

Dodds (Labour) 1,089

Watson (Conservative) 902

Stuart Pickering (Labour) 718

Andrew Leonard 609