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Church, 2012

A by-election was held for the Church ward of Bury Metropolitan Borough Council on 15 November 2012 following the resignation of Conservative Cllr Bob Bibby.

Susan Nuttall held the seat for the Conservatives.

Result
Vote Share
Conservative
48.6%
Labour
39.2%
UKIP
10.9%
Lib Dems
1.2%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Conservative Susan Nuttall 1,371 48.6% -2.6%
Labour Sarah Kerrison 1,108 39.2% +5.2%
UKIP Stephen Evans 309 10.9% -0.2%
Lib Dems Kamran Islam 35 1.2% -2.5%


2012 Result
Vote Share
Conservative
51.2%
Labour
34.0%
UKIP
11.1%
Lib Dems
3.7%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative Roy Walker 1,704 51.2%
Labour Andrew Jones 1,132 34.0%
UKIP Julie Reynolds 370 11.1%
Lib Dems Lynda Arthur 124 3.7%


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News
"Tories hold two wards in Bury following resignation of Bob Bibby and Jim Taylor"
Manchester Evening News, 16 November
"Tories hold on to Bury’s Church and North Manor wards but council’s Labour majority remains unchanged"
Mancunian Matters, 16 November
"Nine candidates to fight by-elections"
Bury Times, 30 October

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