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St. James, 2013

A by-election was held for the St. James ward of Tendring District Council on 26 September 2013 following the death of Conservative Cllr Gill Downing.

Andy Wood held the seat for the Conservatives.

Result
Vote Share
Conservative
49.8%
UKIP
21.9%
Labour
15.1%
Tendring First
9.2%
Lib Dems
3.9%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Conservative Andy Wood 445 49.8% -2.5%
UKIP Susan Shearing 196 21.9% +21.9%
Labour Dave Bolton 135 15.1% -2.4%
Tendring First Mark Stephenson 82 9.2% -9.7%
Lib Dems Amanda Peters 35 3.9% -1.5%


2011 Result (2 seats)
Conservative
52.3%
Tendring First
18.9%
Labour
17.5%
Green
5.9%
Lib Dems
5.4%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative Chris Griffiths 766 52.3%
Conservative Gill Downing 718
Tendring First David Rose 276 18.9%
Labour Wendy Brown 256 17.5%
Labour Kim Rawlins 207
Tendring First Mike Vaughan-Chatfield 191
Green James Horsler 87 5.9%
Lib Dems John Candler 79 5.4%
Lib Dems Ann Whitson 44


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