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Long Sutton, 2012

A by-election was held for the Long Sutton ward of South Holland District Council on 2 August 2012 following the death of Independent Cllr Dennis Tennant.

Andrew Tennant gained the seat as an Independent.

Result
Vote Share
Tennant
55.5%
Conservative
44.5%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Independent Andrew Tennant 946 55.5% +55.5%
Conservative Jack Tyrrell 757 44.5% +23.2%


2011 Result (3 seats)
Vote Share
Tennant
30.7%
Wilkinson
25.4%
Booth
22.6%
Conservative
21.3%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Independent Dennis Tennant 1,658 30.7%
Independent David Wilkinson 1,369 25.4%
Independent Simon Booth 1,220 22.6%
Conservative Jack Tyrrell 1,152 21.3%
Conservative Nigel Baker 569


News
"Andy wins dad’s seat on council", Spalding Guardian, 11 August
"Like father, like son: Andrew wins seat", Spalding Guardian, 8 August
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