Bideford elects two UKIP councillors to Devon County Council

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By tinap | Friday, May 03, 2013, 14:22

Two UKIP candidates standing in Bideford East and Bideford South and Hartland have been elected to Devon County Council following this week's elections.

UKIP's Gaston Dezart narrowly defeated Conservative candidate Sam Robinson by 862 votes to 827 votes to clinch the Bideford East seat. Labour Party candidate David Brenton picked up 557 votes whilst Liberal Democrat John Johns polled 393 votes.

In Bideford South and Hartland, UKIP's Robin Julian won the seat with 944 votes. Second was Conservative candidate Alison Boyle with 794 votes, closely followed by Independent candidate Adam Symons with 774 votes. 

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  • Profile image for bideford1

    TrickyP1 UKIP are anti EU not anti Europe, there is a big difference

    By bideford1 at 12:06 on 04/05/13

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    tricky are you one of the abusive phone callers that's been plaguing UKIP members? You tone is exactly the same here.

    By ru5ty_nail at 22:19 on 03/05/13

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    I shot the photo and video: http://tinyurl.com/chujxrm

    By ru5ty_nail at 22:17 on 03/05/13

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    Well done to UKIP

    By bideford1 at 16:17 on 03/05/13

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  • Profile image for trickyP1

    A chap called "Gaston Dezart", standing on an anti European ticket and winning?

    Really? Is this made up?

    By trickyP1 at 14:27 on 03/05/13

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