Labour candidate replaces Conservative member on town council

LABOUR’S Darren Price has been elected as Leek East Ward member on Staffordshire Moorlands District Council.

Mr Price fills the seat vacated by Rebecca Done, the former Conservative Leek town mayor, who represented the ward as both a district and town councillor, before announcing her retirement.

The vacant town council Leek East Ward seat has been won by serving district councillor Pam Wood, the Save Leek Hospital lead campaigner.