On Thursday 1 July, the residents of Writtle voted in Andrew George Thorpe-Apps of the Conservative Party as their new City Councillor.
There had been a vacancy in the ward following the death of a sitting Councillor.
The result was announced at 11.20am on the morning of Friday 2 July.
Results in full:
Ronnie Bartlett, Green Party candidate: 78 votes
Lynne Valerie Foster, Liberal Democrat: 572 votes
Edward Paul George Massey, Labour Party: 67 votes
Andrew George Thorpe-Apps, Conservative Party: 716 votes