ELECTION: Lincolnshire Independents and Conservatives split Sutton on Sea #GE2015

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The Conservatives and Lincolnshire Independents have triumphed in Sutton on Sea.

Tory Helen Matthews polled 800 votes and stalwart Independent Steve Palmer retains his East Lindsey District Council seat with 953 votes.

He told the Leader his party will have a strong voice on the council and will represent the people and not party politics.