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St Michael's (Bexley) by-election, 2016

Conservative hold

A by-election was held for the St Michael's ward of Bexley London Borough Council on 30 June 2016 following the resignation of Conservative Cllr Joe Pollard to move abroad.

Ray Sams held the seat for the Conservatives.

Result

Conservative
37.4%
Labour
33.5%
UKIP
18.2%
Liberal Democrats
4.7%
BNP
4.2%
Green
2.2%

Party Candidate Votes % Change
Conservative Ray Sams 939 37.4% +2.7%
Labour Sam Marchant 840 33.5% +11.5%
UKIP Keith Forster 456 18.2% -14.7%
Liberal Democrats Simone Reynolds 117 4.7% n/a
BNP Michael Jones 105 4.2% -6.2%
Green Derek Moran 54 2.2% n/a
Turnout: not published - Majority: 99 (3.9%) - Swing: 4.4% Con to Lab


2014 Result (3 seats)

Conservative
34.7%
UKIP
32.9%
Labour
22.0%
BNP
10.4%

Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Caroline Newton 1,352 34.7%
Conservative Joe Pollard 1,314
UKIP Chris Beazley 1,280 32.9%
Conservative Ray Sams 1,140
Labour Cathy Deadman 857 22.0%
Labour Derek Steedman 769
Labour Steven McKenzie 720
BNP Laurence Picton 407 10.4%
Turnout: not published - Majority: split ward


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