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Loughborough Southfields, 2012

A by-election was held for the Loughborough Southfields ward of Charnwood Borough Council on 13 September 2012 following the resignation of Labour Cllr Graeme Smith.

Ted Parton gained the seat for the Conservatives.

Result
Vote Share
Conservative
48.6%
Labour
46.6%
Lib Dems
4.9%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Conservative Ted Parton 538 48.6% +9.6%
Labour Mary Draycott 516 46.6% -0.2%
Lib Dems Diana Brass 54 4.9% -9.3%


2011 Result (2 seats)
Vote Share
Labour
46.8%
Conservative
39.0%
Lib Dems
14.2%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Labour Graeme Smith 918 46.8%
Labour Marion Smith 910
Conservative Ted Parton 766 39.0%
Conservative Hanif Asmal 596
Lib Dems Diana Brass 279 14.2%
Lib Dems Alan Zenthon 189

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