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Ouseburn, 2012

A by-election was held for the Ouseburn ward of Newcastle City Council on 15 November 2012 following the resignation of Labour Cllr Ian Preston.

Stephen Powers held the seat for Labour.

Result
Vote Share
Labour
47.6%
Lib Dems
44.3%
Newcastle 1st
4.9%
Conservative
3.3%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Labour Stephen Powers 714 47.6% +11.7%
Lib Dems Mark Nelson 665 44.3% -6.3%
Newcastle 1st Ian Fraser 73 4.9% +4.9%
Conservative Joshua Chew 49 3.3% -0.7%


2012 Result
Vote Share
Lib Dems
50.6%
Labour
35.9%
Green
9.5%
Conservative
4.0%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems Stephen Psallidas 908 50.6%
Labour Norman Slater 643 35.9%
Green Alastair Bonnett 170 9.5%
Conservative Tom Grime 72 4.0%


Forum
Visit the Forum Thread for This Election


News
"Ouseburn Councillor resigns after job promotion"
Evening Chronicle, 25 September

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