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Grove, 2012

A by-election was held for the Grove ward of Kingston-upon-Thames London Borough Council on 5 July 2012 following the resignation of Lib Dem Cllr Marc Woodall.

Later by-elections were held for the Grove ward on 7 May 2015, covered here, and on 16 July 2015, covered here.

Rebekah Moll held the seat for the Lib Dems.

Result
Vote Share
Lib Dems
34.5%
Conservative
33.4%
Labour
21.4%
Green
6.0%
UKIP
2.7%
Other
2.1%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Lib Dems Rebekah Moll 710 34.5% -10.3%
Conservative Adrian Amer 687 33.4% +6.7%
Labour Laurie South 440 21.4% +10.4%
Green Ryan Coley 123 6.0% -6.7%
UKIP Michael Watson 45 2.7% +2.7%
BNP David Child 23 1.1% +1.1%
Christian Peoples Jonathan Rudd 20 1.0% +1.0%


2010 Result (3 seats)
Vote Share
Lib Dems
44.8%
Conservative
26.7%
Green
12.7%
Labour
11.0%
Norman
4.8%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems Chrissie Hitchcock 2,527 44.8%
Lib Dems Barry O'Mahony 2,391
Lib Dems Marc Woodall 2,037
Conservative Adrian Amer 1,505 26.7%
Conservative Terry Bowers 1,475
Conservative James Pirret 1,390
Green Ryan Bridgewater 713 12.7%
Labour Bill Bennett 618 11.0%
Labour Laurence South 584
Labour Amanda Stuart 576
Independent Denise Norman 272 4.8%

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