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Sileby, 2012

A by-election was held for the Sileby ward of Charnwood Borough Council on 28 June 2012 following the death of Conservative Cllr Roy Brown.

Ken Jones held the seat for the Conservatives.

Result
Vote Share
Conservative
55.1%
Labour
35.3%
BNP
7.3%
Lib Dems
2.3%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Conservative Ken Jones 703 55.1% -10.4%
Labour Richard Watson 450 35.3% +0.8%
BNP Stephen Denham 93 7.3% +7.3%
Lib Dems Stephen Coltman 29 2.3% +2.3%


2011 Result (2 seats)
Vote Share
Conservative
65.5%
Labour
34.5%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative Roy Brown 1,278 65.5%
Conservative Andy Paling 1,044
Labour Glenn Thurlby 674 34.5%
Labour Richard Watson 625


News
"Sileby has lost a son, champion and ambassador " (letter), Loughborough Echo, 27 April
"Tributes to former Mayor of Charnwood", Loughborough Echo, 20 April
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