In a closely fought campaign, Labour’s Ruth Cadbury has taken the Chiswick, Brentford and Isleworth parliamentary seat from the Conservative Mary Macleod.  After a nail-biting count, Ruth won the seat with a majority of just 465 votes, having gained a total of 25,096 against Mary Macleod’s 24,631.





In her address, Ruth Cadbury paid tribute to her rival candidates for a keenly fought but clean and honourable campaign.  She particularly thanked the party supporters and volunteers who had worked tirelessly to help her win the seat.