Liberal Democrats in neighbouring Mid Dorset and North Poole are celebrating a stunning by-election success, winning the seat from the Conservatives with nearly 70% of the vote.
Congratulations to Vikki Slade and the team over in Broadstone and to our own supporters from North Dorset who helped during the campaign.
The full result was as follows:
LIB DEM - 2,184
CON - 733
UKIP - 132
GREEN - 57
LABOUR - 45