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Liberal Democrat gain from Labour as Steve Moore is elected Councillor for Round Green Ward

The Local Elections on Thursday saw the by-elections of two seats on Luton Borough Council being contested.

Following a strong campaign in unprecedented and challenging circumstances, we are delighted to have won the by-election for Round Green, with Steve Moore being elected as Councillor.

Huge congratulations to Steve and thank you to the Lib Dem Focus campaign team and most importantly to the voters of Round Green Ward.

Round Green Ward By-Election Result – Lib Dem GAIN from Labour

Round Green
CandidatePartyVote
   
Steve MooreLib Dem1041
Fatima BegumLabour910
Phil TurnerTory520
James CullinaneGreen173
Marc ScheimannIndependent60

Cllr Steve Moore released a statement via his Twitter account:
“Would like to thank everyone at @LutonLibDems who helped my campaign and win another seat on @lutoncouncil As always for us @LibDems. The hard work starts now to work for the residents of Round Green and Luton as a whole.”

https://twitter.com/Steve_Moore1988/status/1390659993628708867

From a standing start, our candidate for the High Town Ward By-Election, Nigel Marshall, achieved a creditable 202 votes in a Labour stronghold ward.

High Town Ward By-Election Result – Labour HOLD

High Town
CandidatePartyVote
   
Nigel MarshallLib Dem202
Umme AliLabour717
Shakaina KhanTory327
Lyn BlissGreen202
Markus KeaneyCommunist36

Media Reports:

https://www.lutontoday.co.uk/news/politics/lib-dems-gains-a-seat-from-labour-in-luton-local-by-elections-3228534

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-beds-bucks-herts-57024243?fbclid=IwAR1QQGbP0zvnPvCDoFWrEDddHr4EP9FZufIHhhE5zBSuaHOKI7A8FM2cbEE


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