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Welford (one seat)

Stephen Roger DEARE (Liberal Democrats): 189 votes

Cecile IRVING-SWIFT (Conservative Party): 854 votes ELECTED

Sue MYERS (Labour Party): 222 votes

Electorate: 3,416

Ballot Papers Issued: 1,272

Turnout: 37.24%

Rejected papers: 7

Stephen Deare - Welford Ward

Stephen DeareStephen has lived in Northamptonshire for over 10 years, having moved here to seek work and attracted by the county's good schools and transport links. He has become more involved in politics since the 2015 election and this is the 1st time he has stood for local office.

He is passionate about making society fairer for all and believes the Liberal Democrats are the only party offering a credible alternative to the current ideology of low tax and austerity. He believes in a strong local community and feels the current administration needs to be held to account. Married with 2 children, Stephen currently works as an IT manager and holds a degree in economics.