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Earls Barton by-election, 2013

Conservative gain from Labour

A by-election was held for the Earls Barton ward of Wellingborough Borough Council on 2 May 2013 following the death of Labour Cllr Peter Wright.

Robert Gough gained the seat for the Conservatives.

Result

Conservative
41.5%
Labour
27.7%
UKIP
26.3%
Liberal Democrats
4.6%

Party Candidate Votes % Change
Conservative Robert Gough 626 41.5% -3.8%
Labour Kevin Watts 417 27.7% -27.0%
UKIP Debra Elderton 396 26.3% n/a
Liberal Democrats Daniel Jones 69 4.6% n/a


2011 Result (3 seats)

Labour
54.7%
Conservative
45.3%

Party Candidate Votes %
Labour George Blackwell 1,286 54.7%
Conservative Peter Morrall 1,066 45.3%
Labour Peter Wright 913
Conservative Robert Gough 888
Conservative Kevin Lock 715


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