CONGRATULATIONS to the new Victoria Ward Labour councillor Penny Wrout , who grabbed 58 per cent of the vote, with an 875 vote majority over her nearest rival in the by-election on 18 October. Turnout was 25%.
Lib Dem 436
Women’s Equality 84
Penny said: “Thank you to everyone who voted. I will do my best for Victoria Ward, Hackney and Labour.”
She will join with other Hackney Labour Councillors in the pioneering task of Building a Fairer, Safer and More Sustainable Hackney – https://www.hackney-labour.org.uk/local-manifesto-2018/
Penny signing her declaration after the result
Penny (centre) with Victoria Ward councillors Clare Joseph (left) and Katie Hanson (right) and Mayor Phil Glanville (foreground)