Three Independent councillors have been elected to Towyn and Kinmel Bay Council.
Michael Smith, Susan Evans and Barry Griffiths all polled more than 500 votes each in yesterday’s by-election – the sole party candidate, the Conservatives’ Morris Jones, lost out. The total turnout was just under 1900
The result in full:
Michael David Smith (Independent): 558
Susan Janette Evans (Independent): 526
Barry Douglas Griffiths (Independent): 506
Morris Frederick Jones (Welsh Conservatives): 298
Last week, independent candidates also won two Denbighshire County Council seats in Dyserth and Lower Denbigh and another seat on Dyserth Community Council.