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Abbey, 2013

A by-election was held for the Abbey ward of Cambridge City Council on 2 May 2013 following the resignation of Labour Cllr Adam Pogonowski, who was originally elected as a Green.

Peter Roberts gained the seat for Labour.

Result
Vote Share
Labour
51.4%
Green
19.7%
Conservative
16.6%
Liberal Democrats
12.2%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Labour Peter Roberts 878 51.4% -3.0%
Green Oliver Perkins 336 19.7% -4.2%
Conservative Eric Barrett-Payton 284 16.6% +4.2%
Liberal Democrats Marcus Streets 209 12.2% +2.9%


2012 Result (1 of 3 seats)
Labour
54.4%
Green
23.9%
Conservative
12.4%
Lib Dems
9.3%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Labour Richard Johnson 963 54.4%
Green William Birkin 423 23.9%
Conservative Timothy Haire 219 12.4%
Lib Dems Christopher Brown 165 9.3%


Forum
By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum

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