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Farringdon Within, 2012

A by-election was held for the Farringdon Within ward of the City of London Corporation on 26 July 2012 following the resignation of Independent Cllr Robert Hughes-Penney.

Mark Clarke gained the seat as an Independent.

Result
Vote Share
Clarke
59.3%
Brignall
18.6%
Phillips
13.4%
Marshall
8.7%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Independent Mark Clarke 102 59.3% +59.3%
Independent Trevor Brignall 32 18.6% +18.6%
Independent Bryn Phillips 23 13.4% +13.4%
Independent Spencer Marshall 15 8.7% +8.7%


2009 Result (8 seats)
Vote Share
Cenci di Bello
12.7%
Duffield
12.4%
Page
11.7%
James
11.5%
Eskenzi
10.5%
Other
41.2%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Independent Penelope Cenci di Bello 277 12.7%
Independent Robert Duffield 272 12.4%
Independent Michael Page 256 11.7%
Independent Clare James 252 11.5%
Independent Anthony Eskenzi 229 10.5%
Independent Richard Regan 228 10.4%
Independent Robert Hughes-Penney 219 10.0%
Independent Alex Bain-Stewart 198 9.0%
Independent Graeme Smith 177 8.1%
Labour Patricia Kenyon 81 3.7%


News
"Occupy activist stands in City of London byelection", The Guardian, 26 July
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