Horncastle councillors Fiona Martin, Richard Avison and Sandra Campbell-Wardman have retained their seats on East Lindsey District Council.
Conservatives Richard Avison won with 1,843 votes followed by Fiona Martin (Lib Dem) polled 1,663 votes and Sandra Campbell-Wardman (Inde) 1,125, beating UKIP’s Mike Beecham with 1,042 votes.
Mr Beecham told the Horncastle News he was disappointed and may have paid the price for what happened nationally. But he promised “I’ll be back.”
Stalwart Fiona Martin said she was”delighted and over the moon” and thanked all who voted for her.
Janet List (Lab) polled 775.