Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has congratulated Katy Bourne, who has just won the first ever Police & Crime Commissioner Election in Sussex.
Katy won Thursdays election with 80,028 votes, giving her a 24,426 over the Labour candidate. Katy is 47 and lives in Ansty, near Haywards Heath with her husband Kevin and two grown-up sons, William and Myles. For more information on Katy and her priorities for Sussex, click here. Also, follow Katy on Twitter at @KatyBourne.
Commenting, Mike said: Its absolutely fantastic that Katy is the first Police & Crime Commissioner in Sussex. Katy has worked incredibly hard since her selection as the Conservative candidate and I know that she will do a terrific job at the helm of Sussex Police. Well done Katy I look forward to working closely with you in the future.