HDC leader retains St Ives East
HUNTINGDONSHIRE District Council’s executive leader Jason Ablewhite has comfortably retained his St Ives East seat, with UKIP comfortably taking second place ahead of Labour, Liberal Democrat and Loony, whose candidate Lord Toby Jug safely allowed William Hill to avoid paying out on his bet that he would exceed the 566 votes he polled three years ago.
St Ives East:
*Jason Ablewhite (C) 651 - elected
Paul Bullen (UKIP) 334
Lord Toby Jug (Loony) 118
Richard Oliver (LD) 130
Angela Richards (L) 166