Dr Corinda Essex of Jamestown has been duly elected to serve as a Member of the St Helena Legislative Council.
Returning Officer Gillian Francis last night announced the results of Polling Day for the Bye-Election, held yesterday.
The total number of votes for each Candidate was:
Corinda Sebastiana Stuart Essex: 480
Brenda Elaine Moors: 60
Lionel George Williams: 39
The Count took place at the Castle from just after 8pm to just after 9.30pm last night.
In total 579 people cast valid votes. This represents approximately 25.6 % of those eligible to vote.
There were two invalid Ballot Papers.
13 March 2014