A NEW councillor has been elected in Gwersyllt North.

Plaid Cymru candidate Phil Rees became the ward's new councillor following the election, which took place on Thursday.

The other candidates were: Martyn Davies (Independent), Helen Hay (Independent), Graham Kelly (Welsh Liberal Democrats), Jeremy Richard Kent (Welsh Conservative Party), Bernie McCann (Independent), Colin Powell (Welsh Labour) and Duncan Rees (Green Party).

More to follow.