Margate Central by-election polls are open


Voting for the Margate Central by-election is now open.

The vacancy was left due to the resignation off Jeff Elenor who has moved away from Thanet.


Candidates are:

Ian Venables Labour

John Finnegan Lib Dems

Bernard Kirkham Greens

Dean McCastree Independent

Liz Plewis UKIP

Reece Pugh Conservative

Pip Rees Independent


Polls are open from 7am to 10pm. Votes can be cast at Union Church, Union Row, Margate,  and St Johns Community Centre, Victoria Road, Margate.