Medway Elects
Troy Town

24 July 1997

A by-election was held in Troy Town ward on 24 July 1997 to elect one councillor.

Prior to the by-election, the seat was held by Labour. Following the by-election, Labour held the seat.

Nick Bowler was elected as councillor for the ward.


The following result was declared by the returning officer:

  Candidate Votes %
  Turnout 15.2%
  Labour hold

To order the candidates by name or number of votes received, click on the appropriate column heading.

Rejected Ballots

The number of votes rejected and not counted at this election was:

  Want of Official Mark 0
Voting for more than one candidate 1
Writing or marks by which the voter could be identified 0
Unmarked or voided for uncertainty 4
Total 5

Vote Share

Vote share for the ward is calculated using the "top vote" method, which uses the candidate from each party with the highest number of votes.

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