The results in the Waterloo ward by election - October 9th 2014
|Name of candidate||Description (if any)||Number of votes||Percentage of votes|
|Braithwaite John||UK Independence Party||372||31.63%|
|Ellis Kathy||Labour Party Candidate||347||29.51%|
|Hodkinson Mike||Liberal Democrat||34||2.89%|
|Renshaw Jack Andrew||British National Party||17||1.45%|
|Robertson Derek||Conservative Party||406||34.52%|
As some of you may well know, we had a by-election on waterloo ward both labour and the conservatives know in their hearts ukip won the seat even thou we lost by 34 votes, with the general election in May next year this is ukips time to change the out of date out of touch council of Blackpool.
As I am head of the elections committee for Blackpool south , I would like to encourage you to be part of this process we can do it I would like to ask members for their input on how you think ukip can make Blackpool a better place to both live and visits I want to put, a ukip manifesto to the voting public as we canvass the wards on the run up to the May elections, I would like members to come to more meetings myself and Warwick howlett will be seeking a regular venue for these meetings the meetings we be open to members and non-members as we as the new third party in Blackpool need to get our message out there a vote for conservative is a vote for labour I would like members to know ukip Blackpool as now its own website www.ukip-blackpool.org you can also see our MP candidates for Blackpool north and south peter wood ( Blackpool south ) Simon noble ( Blackpool north ) , over the next few months I will be inviting peter and Simon to our local meetings and you will have a chance to talk to them .
We can only change Blackpool with your help so I ask for your support in any way you can help over the next 7 months thank you for your time
Mr John BraithwaiteHead of elections committee (Blackpool south)