Long-term closure of the Red Shoppers' Car Park

The Shoppers’ Red Car Park in Woking town centre is now closed. The car park will be demolished to make way for a new, bigger car park which will open at the end of 2020.

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The Byfleets by-election results


Friday, 7 December, 2018

Surrey County Council election of a councillor for The Byfleets on Thursday 6 December 2018.

Name of candidateDescription (if any)Number of votes*
BOOTE, Amanda JayneIndependent1,128 elected
ELSON, Gary WilliamThe Conservative Party782
NICHOLSON, Ellen SophieLiberal Democrats309
SAGE, Lynda MaryUK Independence Party (UKIP)




*If elected the 'elected' appears against the number of votes.

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Number of ballot papers

A: want of an official mark0
B: voting for more candidates than voter was entitled0
C: writing or mark by which voter could be identified6
D: being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty0
E: rejected in part0


Vacant seats: 1

Electorate: 10,028

Ballot papers issued: 2,326

Turnout: 23.20%

View the declaration of result of poll.