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Bourn by-election, 2015

Conservative hold

A by-election was held for the Bourn ward of South Cambridgeshire District Council on 17 September 2015 following the resignation of Conservative Cllr David Morgan to move to the Middle East.

Simon Crocker held the seat for the Conservatives.

Result

Conservative
46.5%
Liberal Democrats
19.8%
Labour
18.9%
UKIP
9.7%
Green
5.1%

Party Candidate Votes % Change
Conservative Simon Crocker 579 46.5% -7.9%
Liberal Democrats Jeni Sawford 247 19.8% n/a
Labour Gavin Clayton 235 18.9% -10.4%
UKIP Helene Green 121 9.7% n/a
Green Marcus Pitcaithly 64 5.1% -9.3%
Turnout: 15.3% (-51.4%) - Majority: 332 (26.6%) - Swing: not applicable


2015 Result (1 of 3 seats)

Conservative
56.4%
Labour
29.3%
Green
14.4%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative Desmond O'Brien 3,002 56.4%
Labour Gavin Clayton 1,559 29.3%
Green William Pitcaithly 766 14.4%
Turnout: 66.7% - Majority: 1,443 (27.1%)


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