Tories hold Orpington

PUBLISHED: 06:45 07 May 2010 | UPDATED: 11:45 12 August 2010

THE Conservatives have held Orpington.

THE Conservatives have held Orpington

Joseph Johnson, the Conservative Party candidate received 29,200 votes, a 59.7 per cent share of the vote.

David McBride, Liberal Democrats, received 12,000 and Stephen Morgan, Labour, received 4,400.

He said: "Orpington is the epicentre of a previous Lib Dem revival, it has now given a resounding endorsement of the conservative programme.

"I will do this to the best of my ability."

Other candidate results: Mick Greenhough, UKIP 1,360, Tess Culnane, BNP, 1, 241, Tamara Galloway, Green, 511, and Chris Snape, English Democrats, 199.

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