Wilson Nkurunziza, the Labour party candidate, has been declared the winner in the 2017 Langworthy by-election.
The turnout for the election, held Thursday 14 December, was 11.76 per cent with 1,041 votes cast.
The votes were cast as follows:
Five ballot papers were rejected.
The by-election was called to find a replacement for Councillor Paul Longshaw who passed away earlier this year.
The political makeup of the council remains: