Labour Party Win Peterborough By-Election

The Labour Party have won the by-election in Peterborough caused by the removal of Fiona Onasanya by a petition of constituents. The new MP is Lisa Forbes, who beat the second placed Mike Greene from the Brexit Party by 683 votes.

Fifteen candidates stood, with the top six being:

Labour Lisa Forbes 10,484 30.9 −17.2
Brexit Mike Greene 9,801 28.9 N/A
Conservative Paul Bristow 7,243 21.4 −25.5
Liberal Democrat Beki Sellick 4,159 12.3 +8.9
Green Joseph Wells 1,035 3.1 +1.3
UKIP John Whitby 400 1.2 N/A