The result of the Rosehill with Burnley Wood ward by-election, held on 11th April, is as follows:
Victoria Alker (Green) 51 votes
Philip Robert Chamberlain (Conservative) 115
Andrew John Devanney (Labour) 249
Peter Rennie McCann (Liberal Democrat) 341
Paula Christine Riley (Burnley and Padiham Independent) 154
Peter McCann is elected as councillor for the ward with a majority of 92.
The seat changed hands from the Burnley and Padiham Independent Party to the Liberal Democrats.
The current political make-up of Burnley Council is now:
Labour 27 seats
Liberal Democrats 6
Burnley and Padiham Independent Party 3