By-election results

Two new Members have been elected to South Kesteven District Council following by-elections held on 28th October 2021.

Cllr Kathleen Rice-Oxley held the Grantham Arnoldfield ward for the Conservatives, while Cllr Richard Cleaver was elected as the Independent member for Stamford All Saints previously held by the Conservatives.

Results:

Grantham Arnoldfield Ward, South Kesteven District Council

Elected: Kathleen Rice-Oxley (Conservative), 460 votes
Other candidates: Stuart Fawcett (Labour), 136 votes; Mike Turner (Green), 112 votes.

Turnout: 17.03%

Stamford All Saints Ward, South Kesteven District Council
Elected: Richard Cleaver (Independent), 496 votes
Other candidates: Amanda Schonhut (Conservative), 214 votes; Tony Story (Independent), 114 votes; Maxwell Sawyer (Independent), 46 votes

Turnout: 22.78%

By-elections were also held for two seats on Stamford Town Council:

St Mary's Ward, Stamford Town Council

Elected: Lisa Brewin (Liberal Democrat), 379 votes
Other candidate: David Scammell (Independent), 305 votes.

Turnout: 18.2%

All Saints North Ward, Stamford Town Council

Elected: Amanda Schonhut (Conservative), 255 votes
Other candidates: Nina Van Dyck, 179 votes; Tony Francis (Independent), 170 votes

Turnout: 19.72%