Pier Road Trader elected to Arun District Council.

Andy Cooper, Proprietor of The Beach Hut, Pier Road and a familiar face to all in Pier Road, has been elected as an Arun District Councillor for Angmering.

Andy Cooper - Nov 11

Andy is an active member of the Pier Road Trader’s group as well as being the Chairman of Rustington Parish Council.

He lives in Rustington together with his wife, Alison and three children.

We all wish Andy the very best in this new role and we have no doubt that he will be an active District Councillor.

Andy, standing as a Conservative Councillor topped the poll with 878 votes.

Result of the Voting

Andrew Cooper, Conservative…………..878 votes

Carly Goodwin, Labour……………………268 votes

Jamie Bennett, Liberal Democrat…….228 votes

The by-election was called following the death of Councillor Julie Hazlehurst.

Turnout was low, with only 24.6% voting.