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St Helier by-election, 2016

Labour hold

A by-election was held for the St Helier ward of Merton London Borough Council on 19 May 2016 following the death of Labour Cllr Maxi Martin.

Jerome Neil held the seat for Labour.

Result

Labour
71.0%
Conservative
13.9%
UKIP
9.4%
Liberal Democrats
2.9%
Green
2.7%

PartyCandidate Votes%Change
LabourJerome Neil 1,43671.0%+11.6%
ConservativeSusan Edwards 28213.9%-1.0%
UKIPRichard Hilton 1919.4%-10.2%
Liberal DemocratsAsif Ashraf 592.9%-3.1%
GreenJohn Barraball 552.7%n/a
Turnout: 25.3% (-27.8%) - Majority: 1,154 (57.0%) - Swing: 6.3% Con to Lab


2014 Result (3 seats)

Labour
59.4%
UKIP
19.6%
Conservative
14.9%
Liberal Democrats
6.0%

PartyCandidate Votes%
LabourMaxi Martin 2,01059.4%
LabourDennis Pearce 1,916
LabourImran Uddin 1,673
UKIPAndre Lampitt 66319.6%
ConservativeChris Challouma 50514.9%
ConservativeChris McLaughlin 435
ConservativeHugh Lenon 421
Liberal DemocratsSimon Parritt 2036.0%
Turnout: 53.1% - Majority: split ward


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