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Gospel Oak, 2013

A by-election will be held for the Gospel Oak ward of Camden London Borough Council on 14 March 2013 following the resignation of Labour Cllr Sean Birch.

Maeve McCormack held the seat for Labour.

Result
Vote Share
Labour
59.9%
Conservative
19.7%
Green
6.3%
Lib Dems
6.2%
TUSC
5.1%
BNP
2.7%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Labour Maeve McCormack 1,272 59.9% +20.7%
Conservative Leila Roy 419 19.7% -7.9%
Green Constantine Buhayer 134 6.3% -5.4%
Lib Dems Laura Noel 132 6.2% -15.3%
TUSC John Reid 109 5.1% +5.1%
BNP Stephen Dorman 57 2.7% +2.7%


2010 Result (3 seats)
Vote Share
Labour
39.2%
Conservative
27.6%
Lib Dems
21.5%
Green
11.7%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Labour Sean Birch 2,015 39.2%
Labour Theo Blackwell 1,965
Labour Larraine Revah 1,825
Conservative Lulu Mitchell 1,421 27.6%
Conservative Keith Sedgwick 1,344
Conservative Steven Adams 1,305
Lib Dems Margaret Jackson-Roberts 1,107 21.5%
Lib Dems Laura Noel 1,006
Lib Dems Simon Horvat-Marcovic 860
Green Robin Smith 602 11.7%
Green Jane Walby 595
Green Constantine Buhayer 548


Forum
By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum


News
"Labour candidate in Gospel Oak by-election will fight for the future of schools"
Hampstead and Highgate Express, 4 March
"Resident hopes to double the Greens’ voice and champion traders’ cause"
Hampstead and Highgate Express, 22 February
"BNP to fight Gospel Oak by-election"
Hampstead and Highgate Express, 20 February
"Parties field contenders in Gospel Oak by-election after councillor resignation"
Hampstead and Highgate Express, 13 February

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