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Wigmore, 2013

A by-election was held for the Wigmore ward of Luton Borough Council on 10 April 2013 following the death of Lib Dems Cllr Roy Davies.

Alan Skepelhorn held the seat for the Lib Dems.

Result
Vote Share
Lib Dems
46.8%
Labour
24.6%
Conservative
13.4%
UKIP
11.0%
Magill
3.0%
Green
1.3%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Lib Dems Alan Skepelhorn 982 46.8% +4.5%
Labour James Taylor 517 24.6% -+0.9%
Conservative John Young 281 13.4% -10.9%
UKIP Lance Richardson 230 11.0% +1.2%
Independent John Magill 62 3.0% +3.0%
Green Marc Scheimann 27 1.3% +1.3%


2011 Result (3 seats)
Vote Share
Lib Dems
42.3%
Conservative
24.3%
Labour
23.7%
UKIP
9.8%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems Roy Davies 1,403 42.3%
Lib Dems Peter Chapman 1,239
Lib Dems Diane Moles 1,113
Conservative Mary Thomas 807 24.3%
Conservative Nick Mawerere 787
Labour Peter Blanking 786 23.7%
Labour Dick Jack 781
Labour Norris Bullock 734
Conservative Afiz Ullah 559
UKIP Lance Richardson 324 9.8%


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