Press release 2367 Ardingly and Balcombe by-election results

PR2367/TC/JB - 09/07/2021

Jenny Edwards of the Green Party has been elected as a representative of Mid Sussex District Council in the Ardingly and Balcombe ward.

A by-election was held on Thursday 8th July 2021 following the death of Councillor Andrew MacNaughton earlier this year.

Votes were cast as follows:

Jenny EDWARDS (Green) – 452 votes - ELECTED
Ben JERRIT (Lib Dem) – 340 votes
Lorraine NUNES-CARVALHO (Conservative) – 409 votes

Carole Ann STEGGLES (Independent) – 23 votes

The total number of votes cast in the Mid Sussex District Council Ardingly and Balcombe Ward by-election was 1225. There was one rejected ballot paper and the turnout was 24.8%

For information regarding registration or the electoral process, contact the Mid Sussex District Council Electoral Services team on 01444 477003 or email