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Thurnby and Houghton by-election, 2013

Liberal Democrats hold

A by-election was held for the Thurnby and Houghton ward of Harborough District Council on 2 May 2013 following the death of Liberal Democrats Cllr Jan Tooley.

Peter Elliott held the seat for the Liberal Democrats.

Result

Liberal Democrats
63.1%
Conservative
36.9%

Party Candidate Votes % Change
Liberal Democrats Peter Elliott 1,341 63.1% -2.1%
Conservative Simon Whelband 785 36.9% +2.1%


2011 Result (3 seats)

Liberal Democrats
65.2%
Conservative
34.8%

Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Democrats Simon Galton 2,070 65.2%
Liberal Democrats Amanda Burrell 1,480
Liberal Democrats Jan Tooley 1,334
Conservative Pat Chamberlain 1,104 34.8%


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By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum



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