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Nettleham and Saxilby, 2012

A by-election was held for the Nettleham and Saxilby division of Lincolnshire County Council on 6 September 2012 following the death of Lib Dem Cllr Ray Sellars.

Jackie Brockway gained the seat for the Conservatives.

Result
Vote Share
Conservative
43.4%
Lib Dems
25.4%
UKIP
11.2%
Labour
10.9%
Lincs Independent
8.3%
English Democrats
0.9%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Conservative Jackie Brockway 1,026 43.4% +9.4%
Lib Dems Charles Shaw 600 25.4% -35.2%
UKIP Howard Thompson 266 11.2% +11.2%
Labour Richard Coupland 257 10.9% +5.3%
Lincs Independent David Watson 196 8.3% +8.3%
English Democrats Elliot Fountain 21 0.9% +0.9%


2009 Result
Vote Share
Lib Dems
60.5%
Conservative
34.0%
Labour
5.5%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems Ray Sellars 2,012 60.5%
Conservative Roger Pilgrim 1,129 34.0%
Labour Victoria Street 184 5.5%


News
"Lincolnshire by-election follows death of dedicated Liberal Democrat Ray Sellars", Lincolnshire Echo, 17 August

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