Kendal North District Ward By-election Result 2021

Last Updated: 3 April 2024

A by-election was held on 23 September 2021 to fill the vacancy on the Kendal North District Ward of South Lakeland District Council following the resignation of Councillor Jonathan Owen. 


Seats: 1

Electorate: 3,374

Turnout: 39.45%

Candidate  Party  Votes
BRANNEY, Virginia Labour Party 54
CORNTHWAITE, Jonathan Liberal Democrats 622
HENDRY, Liz The Green Party 527
TAYLOR, Aron  The Conservative Party Candidate  122

CORNTHWAITE, Jonathan was elected

Rejected ballot papers

Total rejected ballot papers: 6

Rejected for the want of an official mark: 0

Rejected for voting for more candidates than the voter is entitled to: 0

Rejected as writing or mark by which the voter could be identified: 0

Rejected as unmarked or void for uncertainty: 6