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Alston Moor by-election, 2016
Liberal Democrats gain from Conservative
A by-election was held for the Alston Moor ward of Eden District Council on 4 August 2016 following the resignation of Conservative Cllr David Hymers after being featured in Private Eye's 'Rotten Boroughs' section (link).
Thomas Sheriff gained the seat for the Liberal Democrats.
A later by-election for Alston Moor was held on 20 July 2017, covered here.
2015 Result (2 seats)
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