COUNCIL ELECTION: Former Mayor Lib Dem Chris Oxley loses Wheathampstead to the Tories

PUBLISHED: 13:36 06 May 2011 | UPDATED: 15:34 06 May 2011

Conservative Gain

Conservative Gain


MORE results are coming in from the district council elections, with a devastating loss for the Lib Dems.

Portfolio holder for community engagement and former Mayor, Chris Oxley, has lost Wheathampstead for the Lib Dems to Tory Nigel Huddleston by 22 votes.

And in Park Street Tory Steve Bowes-Phipps has gained the seat from Lib Dem Nicola McAlister-Baillie by 27 votes.

Elsewhere Frances Leonard has held Sandridge comfortably for Tories, and Sheila Burton, portfolio holder for culture and heritage, has retained Clarence for the Lib Dems.

London Colney is a hold for Labour with new candidate Jacob Quagliozzi.

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