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Nettleham, 2012

A by-election was held for the Nettleham ward of West Lindsey District Council on 6 September 2012 following the death of Lib Dem Cllr Ray Sellars.

Giles McNeil gained the seat for the Conservatives.

Result
Vote Share
Conservative
45.0%
Lib Dems
40.9%
UKIP
14.1%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Conservative Giles McNeil 565 45.0% +5.6%
Lib Dems Guy Grainger 513 40.9% -19.7%
UKIP Howard Thompson 177 14.1% +14.1%


2011 Result (2 seats)
Vote Share
Lib Dems
60.6%
Conservative
39.4%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems Ray Sellars 1,238 60.6%
Lib Dems Malcolm Leaning 1,108
Conservative Giles McNeil 804 39.4%
Conservative Eleanor Ramsey 559

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