PETERBOROUGH CITY COUNCIL ELECTION RESULT: Labour leader holds on in Ravensthorpe

Labour's group leader on Peterborough City Council survived a close call to retain his seat.

Friday, 4th May 2018, 5:53 am
Updated Friday, 4th May 2018, 6:02 am
Ed Murphy with his arm aloft after winning

Ed Murphy held on by 28 votes to stop the Conservatives holding all three seats in the ward.

He said: "I'm very glad I have been re-elected to serve as a Labour councillor."

Result:

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Ed Murphy with his arm aloft after winning

Edward MURPHY (Labour and Co-operative) - 1,285

Paul BRISTOW (Conservative) - 1,257

Mark PERRY (UKIP) - 181

Goran RADIC (Green) - 83

Turnout unknown