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Scotforth West, 2014

A by-election was held for the Scotforth West ward of Lancaster City Council on 22 May 2014 following the resignation of Labour Cllr Josh Bancroft.

Abi Mills gained the seat for the Greens.

Result
Green
36.2%
Labour
35.3%
Conservative
22.8%
Lib Dems
3.5%
TUSC
2.2%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Green Abi Mills 823 36.2% +8.8%
Labour Colin Hartley 802 35.3% -4.7%
Conservative Janet Walton 517 22.8% +3.1%
Lib Dems Phil Dunster 80 3.5% -4.4%
TUSC Steve Metcalfe 49 2.2% +2.2%


2011 Result (3 seats)
Labour
40.0%
Green
27.4%
Conservative
19.7%
Lib Dems
7.9%
Chard
4.9%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Labour Sheila Denwood 1,157 40.0%
Green Chris Coates 794 27.4%
Labour Josh Bancroft 788
Labour Colin Hartley 766
Green Zoe Jones 687
Conservative Becca Rollinson 571 19.7%
Conservative James Calder 570
Green Andy Yuille 533
Conservative Matthew Sinclair 490
Lib Dems John Allen 229 7.9%
Independent Robert Chard 142 4.9%
Lib Dems Arthur Livesley 139


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