ELECTION: Samford results

Gordon Jones has been elected Suffolk county councillor for Samford.

Mr Jones retained the division for the Conservatives with 1025 votes, 34 per cent.

Liberal Democrat Michael Bamford came second with 773, a quarter of all votes and Stephen Laing, UKIP, came a close third with 755 votes.

Sue Thomas, for the Labour and Co-operative party, managed 10 per cent of the vote with 314 and Lois Hickey, Green Party, got 173 or six per cent of the votes.