EFP advance to second place in Ribbleton ward, Preston
Friday, 4 May 2012, 2:19
In this week's city council election Mark Cotterill of the England First Party took second place in Ribbleton ward, Preston – the first time that a nationalist candidate has defeated the Tories in this ward.
Lab 881 (66.1%)
EFP 293 (22.0%)
Con 158 (11.9%)
Previous EFP results in this ward were 15.5% in 2011 and 12.5% in 2010.
On what is already looking a bad night for nationalists across the country, this is a very encouraging result for Mark Cotterill and the England First Party.