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St. Helen's, 2012

A by-election was held for the St. Helen's ward of Chesterfield Borough Council on 5 July 2012 following the death of Labour Cllr William Reynolds.

Tom Murphy held the seat for Labour.

A later by-election was held in St. Helen's ward on 2 May 2013, covered here.

Result
Vote Share
Labour
45.5%
Lib Dems
32.4%
UKIP
16.1%
Green
4.2%
Conservative
1.8%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Labour Tom Murphy 579 45.5% -15.7%
Lib Dems Tony Rogers 412 32.4% -6.4%
UKIP Keith Lomas 205 16.1% +16.1%
Green Kate Barker 54 4.2% +4.2%
Conservative Shelley Dale 23 1.8% -1.8%


2011 Result (2 seats)
Vote Share
Labour
61.2%
Lib Dems
38.8%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Labour Angela Everitt 852 61.2%
Labour William Reynolds 783
Lib Dems Keith Lomas 541 38.8%
Lib Dems Roy Pastoll 442

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