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Bilborough, 2013

A by-election was held for the Bilborough ward of Nottingham City Council on 4 April 2013 following the death of Labour Cllr Derek Cresswell.

Wendy Smith held the seat for Labour.

Result
Vote Share
Labour
67.2%
UKIP
15.1%
Conservative
7.7%
Green
4.5%
Lib Dems
4.2%
Elvis Loves Pets
1.4%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Labour Wendy Smith 1,542 67.2% +5.9%
UKIP Irenea Marriott 347 15.1% +15.1%
Conservative Ian Culley 176 7.7% -11.9%
Green Katharina Boettge 103 4.5% +4.5%
Lib Dems John Calvert 96 4.2% -5.8%
Elvis Loves Pets David Bishop 31 1.4% +1.4%


2011 Result (3 seats)
Vote Share
Labour
61.3%
Conservative
19.6%
Lib Dems
10.0%
BNP
9.1%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Labour Derek Cresswell 2,573 61.3%
Labour Malcolm Wood 2,407
Labour Marcia Watson 2,288
Conservative Ian Culley 824 19.6%
Conservative Husham Chattar 780
Conservative Vera Cross 763
Lib Dems John Calvert 421 10.0%
BNP Bob Brindley 381 9.1%
BNP Bob Coyne 379


Forum
By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum


News
"Candidates named for Nottingham by-elections"
Nottingham Post, 9 March

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