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Alexandra by-election, 2013

Labour hold

A by-election was held for the Alexandra ward of Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council on 9 May 2013 following the death of Labour Cllr Dilys Fletcher.

Zahid Chauhan held the seat for Labour.

Result

Labour
70.7%
UKIP
18.8%
Liberal Democrats
4.4%
Conservative
3.6%
Green
2.5%

Party Candidate Votes % Change
Labour Zahid Chauhan 1,553 70.7% +24.3%
UKIP Derek Fletcher 412 18.8% n/a
Liberal Democrats Kevin Dawson 96 4.4% -14.4%
Conservative Neil Allsopp 80 3.6% -31.2%
Green Miranda Meadowcroft 55 2.5% n/a


2012 Result (1 of 3 seats)

Labour
46.4%
Conservative
34.8%
Liberal Democrats
18.8%

Party Candidate Votes %
Labour Dilys Fletcher 1,100 46.4%
Conservative Raja Iqbal 826 34.8%
Liberal Democrats Martin Dinoff 447 18.8%


Forum

By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum



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